BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Alison has been married to her husband, Stephen, for 15 years. They have been blessed with four children--Austin (11), Harrison (8), Samuel (7) and Allie Ruth(7). Their daughter, Allie Ruth, was welcomed home through international adoption in 2013, and their son, Samuel, joined their family through adoption in 2017.
As a founding board member of the Forever Families Foundation, Alison is deeply committed to the great work of this nonprofit.
The Sanders have recently relocated to Destin, FL with their family of six, but will forever be deeply connected to their roots in Alabama.
Brad has a strong desire to be obedient in Jesus' call to care for the least of these. He believes there is no greater illustration of the Gospel than adoption, and he has a heart for joining orphans with their forever families.
Originally from the Wiregrass, Brad and his family now live in Atlanta where he works as the Risk Manager for Asbury Automotive Group. He is blessed with a beautiful wife, Lindsay, and three children, Paisley, Perry, and Porter. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and spending time with his family.
Kelly is a devoted husband to his wife, Michelle, and is father to five children: Annabeth, Christian, Ivy, Hunter, and Mary Alan. Kelly led his family through the beautful journey of international adoption to welcome home the caboose of the family, Mary Alan. Kelly is passionate about inspiring others to change the life of a child forever through adoption.
Kelly resides in Dothan, Alabama where he is an active member of Calvary Baptist Church, and serves as President of Covenant Steel Company.
No stranger to the Wiregrass, Michelle is a busy mom of five. She and husband, Kelly, have enjoyed the busyness of their household with kids: Annabeth, Christian, Ivy, Hunter, and Mary Alan.
After 22 years of marriage, the family was blessed through adoption when they brought their youngest daughter, Mary Alan, home from China in January of 2010.
Michelle is a stay-at-home mom, who loves the Lord with all her heart, and desires to follow His will in all she does. She is very passionate about adoption and wants her love for orphans to be contagious.
Stephen Sanders is a physician by training and is the Managing Partner of Extended Care Medical Associates (ECMA)- a long-term care/ geriatric practice. He additionally serves as medical director for multiple organizations.
Stephen and his wife, Alison, have been married for 15 years. They are the proud parents of four children: Austin, Harrison, Samuel and Allie Ruth. Shortly after Allie Ruth joined their family through adoption, the Sanders formed the Forever Families Foundation. It is Stephen's desire to be a voice for the voiceless, and to help orphans come home to forever families.
Originally from Southeast Alabama, Stephen and family now reside in Destin, FL.
Troy is a husband, daddy, and musician. Troy and his wife, Brittany, have two children, Ellis and Ella Beth. His passion for music spills over to his passion for leading church worship.
Troy is employed with Forest Pharmaceuticals as a specialty representative in the Wiregrass and Florida Panhandle area.
Biography coming soon.