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.
Vice President- Dr. Kathleen Nichols, Kathleen Nichols DDS
Treasurer – Tyler Haynes, Sr. Vice-President, City Bank
Secretary -Judith Keller, Retired Assistant Professor – TTUHSC Speech & Language Pathology
Jon Mark Bernal – Associate Managing Director Texas Tech University Student Union & Activities
Bryce Bowley – CPA, Certified Fraud Examiner, Lam & Co.
Taylor Fidler – Coordinator – Student Disability Services – Texas Tech University
Kim Klotzman – Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations- Texas Tech University System
Christina Reid – Landscape Architect, Designscapes
Melissa Rodriquez – Officer & Accounting Supervisor, Peoples Bank
Rick Scott- Chief of Police, City of Wolfforth
Rashard Walthall-Treasury Manager Analyst-City 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 who hold a wealth of experience in guiding and directing the organization and provide much needed support and mentoring to new board members.
Chairman: Dr. Jay Adkins, Jay Adkins DDS
Chris Addington-Battalion Leader-Lubbock Fire Department
Eddie Kirkpatrick – EMT-Covenant Health System, Retired Firefighter
Jane Ann Skibell – Retired RN, Nurse Educator & Case Manager
Michelle Stephens-Lubbock Performing Arts Center
Angie Trout – Attorney
Brad Wilson– Senior Vice-President – Southwest Bank