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.
Dr. Jay C. Adkins – Jay C. Adkins DDS
Jon Mark Bernal – Associate Managing Director Texas Tech University Student Union & Activities
Taylor Fidler – Learning Specialist – Burkhart Center for Autism Educ. & Research -Texas Tech University
Kim Klotzman – Retired- Former Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations- Texas Tech University System
Tracy McAlister – Senior Vice-President & Manager of Underwriting, Prime West Mortgage
Joshua Montoya – Credit Analyst – People’s Bank
Staci Ortiz – Mortgage Loan Officer – First United Bank/Spirit Mortgage
Julie Panger – Attorney, Kiechler Law Firm
Chelsea Salazar – Director of Marketing, Peoples Bank
Tammi Wood – Senior Mortgage Originator, Benchmark 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 with valuable institutional knowledge as well as a wealth of experience in guiding and directing the organization. They also provide support and mentoring to new board members.
Chairman: Bryce Bowley – CPA, Certified Fraud Examiner, -Vice President & Senior Accounting Officer, City Bank.
Eddie Kirkpatrick – EMT-Covenant Health System, Retired Firefighter
William Murray- IT Systems Officer, First Bank & Trust, Prime West Mortgage
Michelle Stephens-Director of Marketing, Lubbock Entertainment & Performing Arts Center
Brad Wilson– Senior Vice-President – Southwest Bank