Advisory Board Members

Advisory Board members are the foundation for the public support that sustains The Salvation Army in a local community. Normally comprised of influential business leaders and public officials, this board of volunteers advises The Salvation Army on matters of community priorities and needs. They also serve as ambassadors among the influential – enlisting financial support for the cause of Hope.

Board Chairwoman: Emily Brady Bedenbaugh

Vice-Chairman: Thomas Rhodes

Treasurer: Denise Gunter Hudson

Advisory Board: Mark Ackerman; Steven M. Anastasion; Tyler Baldwin, Jr.; Chris Beckham; Charlotte Berry; John A. Cloyd; Tommy Crutchfield; Dr. John W. Dingle; Raven Gambrell; JT Gandolfo; Ellen Tollison Hayden; Ron Hill; David Jordan; Bobby Locklear; C. Whitaker Moore (Whit); Fenton Overdyke; Terry M. Povey; Elliott E. Powell; Dr. Elizabeth Pirkle-Rasor; Jason Puhlasky; Harrison Rearden; Robert L. Reibold; Mary Sesler; Wayne T. Smith; Ellen Sumpter; Carolyn Swinton; Bud M. Tibshrany; Julian W. Walker, Jr.; David Wells; William Witherspoon

Emeritus Members: Robert Lee Blanton, Jr.; Alice F. Boyle; J. Cantey Heath; Tom Hughes; J. Michael Kapp; George William Rogers

Life Members: Robert F. Fuller (Bob); Edwin W. Robertson; John C.B. Smith (C.B.); D. Reece Williams