Meet The Board
Retired from the nuclear power industry, Mark has been maned "Man of the Year" and "Silent Hero of the Wiregrass" for his commitment to others and service of Christ in light of cancer. Today he serves as co-chair and supports education in our community through the DEF and mentorships.
Member At Large
Former president of the Dothan Area Chamber of Commerce and Delvick currently serves as the human resources director for the City of Dothan and as pastor for the Greater Shiloh MBC of Headland, AL. He is committed to developing others to become the light of the world for Christ.
Judge Rose Evans-Gordon
Currently is a municipal judge for the City of Dothan. She is a graduate of Fisk University and Tulane Law School. Before her current appointment, Evans-Gordon served as an assistant attorney general for the State of Alabama for 13 years.
Kandy Groover, Past Chair
Still serves as special council when needed for strategy and advice. Kandy has been one of the largest fundraisers for the DEF and has a passion for education.
Tom Ziegenfelder, Past Chair
Since the beginning of the organization's founding, Tom has been active with education and seeing the DEF be successful. We thank him for his long service.