The Board of Directors for the Parenting Cottage represents a cross section of dedicated community volunteers who give of their time and expertise to provide governance to the organization. Board members serve three year terms with a maximum of two consecutive terms of office. Officers are elected on an annual basis from the membership of the board of directors.The Board is a working board, actively involved in setting a course that matches the vision of the Parenting Cottage, “building a strong community by building strong families” and aligning the mission through the implementation of its programs. Board members also annually participate in a Board Member Fundraising Drive that supports the mission of the Parenting Cottage.
Board Meetings are held monthly on the 3rd Tuesday at noon.
President-Chelsea Salazar-Director of Marketing, Peoples Bank
Immediate Past President –Dr. Jay Adkins-Dentist
Vice President- William Murray, IT System Officer-First Bank & Trust and Prime West Mortgage
Treasurer – Bryce Bowley-Certified Public Accountant
Secretary –Taylor Fidler – Coordinator for Disability Services Texas Tech University
Jon Mark Bernal – Associate Managing Director TTU Student Union & Activities
Tyler Haynes – Senior Vice-President, City Bank
Judith Keller-retired Associate Professor Speech & Language Pathology-TTU
Dr. Kathleen Nichols – Dentist
Rick Scott- Chief of Police, City of Wolfforth
Rashard Walthall-Treasury Manager Analyst-City Bank
Tammi Wood – Vice President – Prime West Mortgage
Advisory Committee: The Advisory Committee are volunteers from the community who serve the organization by providing guidance to the Board of Directors and the agency in needed areas of expertise. Members of the Advisory Committee include former board members who hold a wealth of experience in guiding and directing the organization and provide much needed support and mentoring to new board members.
Chairman: Michelle Stephens-Lubbock Performing Arts Center
Chris Addington-Battalion Leader-Lubbock Fire Department
Dr. Jay Adkins-Dentist
Eddie Kirkpatrick – EMT-Covenant Health System, Retired Firefighter
Jane Ann Skibell – Retired RN, Nurse Educator & Case Manager
Angie Trout – Attorney
Brad Wilson– Senior Vice-President – Southwest Bank