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: Mary Sesler

Vice-Chairman: Tyler Baldwin, Jr.

Treasurer: Denise Gunter Hudson

Advisory Board: Mark Ackerman; Steven M. Anastasion; Chris Beckham; Emily Brady Bedenbaugh; Charlotte Berry; John A. Cloyd; Tommy Crutchfield; Pamela Davis; Dr. John W. Dingle; Raven Gambrell; JT Gandolfo; Ellen Tollison Hayden; Ron Hill; David Jordan; Susan Keenan; 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; Thomas Rhodes; Lance Rogers; 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

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