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.

Executive Committee:

President-Chelsea Salazar-Director of Marketing, Peoples Bank
Immediate Past PresidentDr. Jay Adkins-Dentist
Vice President- William Murray, IT Administrator-First Bank & Trust
TreasurerTyler Haynes – Vice President, City Bank
SecretaryKristi Cole-Math Coach-Ervin Elementary-Lubbock ISD


Jon Mark Bernal – Associate Managing Director TTU Student Union & Activities

Bryce Bowley-Robinson, Burdette, Martin & Seright Accountants

Taylor Fidler – Coordinator for Disability Services – TTU

Judith Keller-retired Associate Professor-TTU

Eddie Kirkpatrick-Covenant Health System-EMT & retired firefighter

Rick Scott- Chief of Police, City of Wolfforth

Angie Trout-Attorney

Rashard Walthall-Customer Support -First Bank & Trust

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

Michelle Lee– Assistant Nurse Director-University Medical Center

Dr. Kathleen Nichols – Dentist

David Sanchez– Senior Vice-President-Lone Star State Bank

Brad Wilson-Vice-President – Southwest Bank

Rick Scott   Rick Scott – United Way, Volunteer of the Year 2009

Bill Murray
   William Murray, Get Involved Honoree Volunteer Center 2009
BOD with Giant United Check