Monday - Friday
10:00AM - 4:00PM

Who We Are

Our Executive Director


Attended Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, Tennessee and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology, an Associate’s degree in Criminal Justice and a minor in Psychology. Alisa worked with the Department of Children’s Services for over 10 years as a Foster Care Case Manager and later as a Foster Parent Recruiter/Trainer. She was hired as a Foster Parent Recruiter/Trainer for Holston United Methodist Home for Children, Knoxville Office, and worked in this position for approximately 7 years. During her time with Holston Home for Children, Alisa attended graduate courses with Lincoln Memorial University and worked on courses in Education with an emphasis on Supervision. Alisa currently resides with her family in Vonore, Tennessee. Alisa can be reached via email at

Our Dedicated Staff

Nancy Dunsmore, Program Director 

Alyssa Rutkiewicz, Development Director

Joy Rymer, Volunteer Coordinator

Tiffany Lenderman, Volunteer Coordinator

Carla Lee, Executive Assistant

Bella Watts, VISTA intern

Our Sponsor & Board

Terrie Hare – Chairman

Joe Anderson – Chairman, Emeritus

Josh Rule – Vice Chairman

Jim McIntyre - Treasurer

Luke Noe - Secretary

Deborah Marshall

Duane Baumert

Eric Best

Joe Hajek

Robert Hooper

W. Tyler Weiss


In Loving Memory of our former Chairman, Len Willis - we miss him deeply. 



401 College Street, North
Madisonville, TN 37354

Monday - Friday
10:00AM - 4:00PM

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