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Staff Info

Lew Burdette


205.678.8331, ext. 1818

Liz Sherrell

Operations Director Emeritus

205.678.8331, ext. 1816

Jennifer Lackey

Operations Director

205.678.8331, ext. 1805

Katheria Edwards

Youth Department Operations Director

205.678.8331, ext. 1813

Lynn Chaviers

Human Resource Director

205.678.8331, ext. 1806

Paula Williamson

Accounting Director

205.678.8331, ext. 1809

Nettie Datcher

Administrative/Accounting Assistant

205.678.8331, ext. 1803

Tom Powers

Maintenance Department


Valerie Goodman

Donor Services and Special Events Manager

Development & Marketing Department

205.678.8331, ext. 1804

Gwen Solomon

Senior Site Director for Women and Children’s Programs


Trinda Gage

Development Assistant

205.618.0300, ext. 1820

Alison Kuhn

Equine Therapy Director at King’s Stables

Maria Andrews

King’s Garden Directors

Jim C. Hamil

Development Director

Lara Wheeler

Development Manager