Our Board

 

2019 Executive Board Members

Theresa Jones, President, lives in Morehead City with her husband, Floyd.  Theresa is a leader in her church, One Foundation, and serves as Family Promise site coordinator there.  She is a North Carolina native and has a BS degree from Campbell University, a master’s degree from UNC Greensboro, and a 6 year degree in School Administration from NC State University.  She worked as a teacher, administrator, and served in low performing schools.  She is retired now and has 1 son and 1 grandchild.  Her passions include children and animals, particularly shelter dogs, and she enjoys traveling, camping, and kayaking.

Dee Yadao, TreasurerDee Yadao, Treasurer

2019 Board Members

Keith Henry, board memberKeith Henry lives in Atlantic Beach with his wife of 26+ years, Beth Parker Henry.  He is a member of the First United Methodist Church in Morehead City, and serves as Family Promise site coordinator there.  Keith has been a Boy Scout leader for 8 years and a Scout Master for 6 years.  He manages Parkway Shopping Center in Morehead City and is a member of the West Carteret High School Chain Gang.  Keith loves to hunt and fish.  He has 4 children and 6 grandchildren.

Nancy Domanski is a graduate of Swansboro High School and grandmother of 4. She lives in Cedar Point with her husband of 22 years, Robert.  She is active in her church, Emmanuel Baptist.  She is also a hearing aid specialist with Miracle-Ear in Morehead City.  Nancy is involved in the Morehead City and area communities. She is an active member of the Chamber of Commerce and participates in many Chamber activities. Nancy fulfills her passion for helping by serving on the Family Promise Board and by visiting area assisted living institutions.

Dianna Dixon, board memberDianna Dixon is a Branch manager at Woodforest Bank.  She has been on our board a few years and her input has been invaluable.  She regularly volunteers with the Carteret County Public Schools and local food banks, as well as with our partners, like the Newport Pig Cookin’ and Woodforest’s own charity, Woodforest Cares.  She is an organizer and gets things done. In her free time, Dianna is also a hobbyist photographer.

Butch Allen, board member“Butch” Allen is a Branch manager at Woodforest National Bank. He volunteers for Craven County schools, in a chairman of the Craven County Board of Adjustment and served on the Craven County Board of Commerce.  He has previous experience with fundraising for local food pantries and teaches programs on financial literacy.  He brings his unique knowledge and expertise to our board this year, and we are looking forward to his input.