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Family Promise Board of Trustees

The work of Family Promise of Greater Kingsport is overseen by a board of directors and Executive Director who deeply believe every family in our community deserves a safe place to call home.

Gail Preslar
Board President
Cindy Gagnon
Nichole Huff
Jack Cline
Jon Peters

Holston Habitat for Humanity

Gerri Harrison

The Family Promise of Greater Kingsport Board of Trustees meets on the third Monday of the month. Please feel free to contact any Board Member with your ideas, comments, or concerns.

The Board of Directors provides leadership and oversight for Family Promise of Greater Kingsport in the following areas:

  • Governance – The board has legal, fiscal, and moral responsibility for the well-being of the network. It ensures compliance with all federal and state laws and requirements and develops policies that govern Family Promise of Greater Kingsport.

  • Planning – The board develops long-range goals and objectives to help Family Promise of Greater Kingsport fulfill its mission and evaluates its effectiveness.


HR/Personnel/Board Development

The board selects, supports, and evaluates the executive director.

  • Gray Stothart, Chair

  • Gerri Harrison

  • Monika Williams

PR/Fundraising/Church Relations

The board is responsible for developing and implementing a fundraising plan that provides the network with adequate operating funds.

  • Gray Stothart

  • Jon Peters

  • Nichole Huff

  • Gail Pressler

  • Monika Williams

Financial Management

The Board approves the annual budget, monitors the income and expenses of the network, and makes policy regarding financial procedures.

  • Gray Stothart

  • Bryan White

  • Chris Brown

  • Monika Williams

Interested in Joining the Board?

Want to deepen your involvement and guide our efforts to end homelessness in the Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia area? We have openings on our board and committees.

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