Board of Directors


Board President

Tina Capito
Educator/Business Owner

Board Vice President

Lee Ann Deal
Social Work/Fundraising Professional

Past Board President/Board Development Chair

Helen (Bette) Robinson
Retired Educator

Board Secretary

Annette Farmer
Staff Counsel and Director of Contracting
The Military Child Education Coalition

Board Treasurer

Edward (Ted) MacLean
Retired U.S. Army Finance/Accounting Officer

Board Outreach Chair

Wendy Bell
Killeen Nursing and Rehabilitation

Board Fundraising Chair

Ami Hooper
Spiel Communications/Public Relations



Cassandra Campbell
Director of Trauma, Forensics & ICU
McLane Children’s Hospital

Kerry-Ann Frazier
Director of Volunteer Services
City of Killeen

Ann Hendrix
Volunteer Advocate Member of the Board
Nonprofit Co-Founder

Courtney Kissel
Executive Assistant
Centex Technologies

Becky Montgomery
First Baptist Church of Temple

Janice Peronto
Executive Director for Special Education
Killeen Independent School District

Jennifer Yveta (Y) Phillips
Retired Chief
Fort Hood Child/Youth/Schools Division