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Board of Managers

The Children’s Center at Mulberry is governed by a volunteer Board of Managers. The Board is comprised of parents, alumni parents, teacher and staff representatives, and clergy, staff, and members of Mulberry Street United Methodist Church. The full Board of Managers meets quarterly, and the Executive Committee meets monthly with regular interaction with the administrators on a weekly basis according to each officer’s role. 


Executive Committee: 

Chair:    Christi James 

Vice-Chair:    Mary Charles Dunn 

Secretary:    Courtney Turk 

Treasurer:    Bruce Bishop 


Board of Managers (remaining members): 

Mary Ann Gaudry

Karen Gibson

Rev. Dr. Ted Goshorn

Elisa Reece

Stasia Roberson

Beth Smith 

Cater Starling

Erin Darley, Director (ex officio, non-voting)

Julia Magda (ex officio, non-voting) 


We are proud to share that 100% of our Board contributes to The Children’s Center at Mulberry in our Annual Fund or through some other avenue of giving! 

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preschool children play with blocks
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