Our Staff & Board

Administration and Program Team

Kay Peninger, Executive Director
Cady Wright, Volunteer Coordinator


704-864-6536 ext. 101

Donna Dixon, Homeowner Services Coordinator
Ashley Whitesell, Family Services Program Manager


704-864-6536 ext. 114

Beth Forgan, Development Manager


704-864-6536 ext. 116


Brandi Young, ReStore Manager
Lori Barker, ReStore Donations Coordinator
ReStore Phone Number



Executive Committee

Steve Whitesell

President – Cutting Edge Fabrication

Chris Putnam

Vice President –¬†CaroMont Health

Les Davis

Secretary – Community Volunteer

Charles Gallman

Treasurer – Grant Thornton LLP

Board Members

Cathy Young

Allen Tate Realty

Bill Dodgen
Charles Odom

Gastonia City Council

Nancy Brogdon

Gastonia Police Department

Patrick Mumford

Gaston Business Association

John Forgan

First Horizon Bank

Rev. Rodney Freeman

Mt. Zion Restoration Church

Andy Ratchford
Larry Styles

Larry M. Stiles, CPA / CFF

Rev. Claude Williams

Minister and Retired Educator

Pastor Ray Hardee

The Pointe Church