CGS is proud to introduce the members of our 2019 Board. Most of them know personally the pain of loss and have experienced the healing power of one of our support groups. That is why they believe so strongly in our Mission and want to give of their time and energies to ensure that healing is available to others.


Chairman of the Board
Robert House

House Consultants, Inc.

Vice Chairman
Len Bryant

Associates Capital Group, LLC

Claudia Williams, Ed.D.

Adjunct Professor

Diana Shaw Knight, CPA, CVA
Sovereign CPA Group, LLC


Martha Barber, Ed.D.
New Hope Christian School

George Bartle
Funeral Director
Ridout’s Valley Chapel

Virginia Bunting
Certified Holistic Life Coach

Robert Butler
Retired Project Manager
Jeffcoat & Associate, LP

Katie Byrd
Former Administrator/UAB

Richard E. “Dick” Coffee, III
Dick Coffee Enterprises

Anita Baggett Dutton
Owner & Administrator
Arbor Institute for Professional Development

Pamela Franklin, CRPC, CDFA
Vice President of Investments
Dedrick/Franklin Wealth Management
Raymond James

Loretta Herring
Community & Church Volunteer
Group Leader, “Sorrow to Joy” Ministry

Peggy Hicks
Consumer Asset Team Lead
BBVA Compass

Maureen Jordan
President of FIT
Kids Solutions

Deb Kattus
Retired Teacher
Mountain Brook School System

Sabrina Keating
Retired Financial Executive

Frances Moon
Retired School Counselor

Debbie Moss, RN
Minister of Health and Wellness
Dawson Memorial Baptist Church

Frances Stanfield, RN
Retired Nurse