Our Staff & Board

Administration and Program Team

Kay Peninger, Executive Director
Cady Wright, Executive Assistant


704-864-6536 ext. 101

Jeannie Kirby, Homeowner Services Coordinator
Julie Lin, Accounting Coordinator


704-864-6536 ext. 114

Jerry Scoggins, Construction Manager


Cyndi Roney, ReStore Manager
Elaine Patterson, ReStore Donations Coordinator
ReStore Phone Number



Executive Committee

Maria Long

President, Self-employed

Bill Dodgen

Vice President, NC Dept. of Commerce – Div. of Workforce Solutions

Charles Gallman

Treasurer, Managing Director – Grant Thornton LLP

Andy Ratchford

Secretary, Community Volunteer

Board Members

Travis Brittain

Gastonia Police Department

Rev. Claude Williams

Minister and Retired Educator

Cesar Perez

CaroMont Health

Patricia Franks

Retired Federal Employee

Pastor Ray Hardee

The Pointe Church

Steve Whitesell

Cutting Edge Fabrication

Anne Schenk

Interior Images 

Chris Putnam

CaroMont Health

Mike Radford

Gaston County Sheriff’s Office