Meet The Team

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Brooke Bowles

Brooke Bowles, Interim CEO

Impact America is pleased to welcome Brooke Bowles as Interim CEO to manage operations and sustain momentum. Brooke has over twenty years of nonprofit management experience. Read More >

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Channing Kennedy Bethke

Channing Kennedy Bethke, National Program Director

Channing Kennedy Bethke, a native of Athens, Alabama, graduated magna cum laude from Birmingham-Southern College in May 2009 with a B.A. in history and political Science and a Distinction in Leadership Studies. Read More >

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Mary Kate Thomas

Mary Kate Thomas, SaveFirst Director

Born and raised in Memphis, TN, Mary Kate graduated cum laude from Samford University in 2016. Read More >

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Catherine McIntyre

Catherine McIntyre, FocusFirst Director

Catherine McIntyre, raised in Anderson, South Carolina, graduate Clemson University in 2017 with a major in psychology and a minor in legal studies. Read More >

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Jessica Chriesman

Jessica Chriesman, Media Production Manager

Jessica Chriesman hails from Birmingham, Alabama, the Magic City. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in filmmaking and a Bachelor of Science in psychology from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Read More >

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Kaitlin Nobles

Kaitlin Nobles, Grants Manager

Kaitlin Nobles, a native of Pinson, AL, graduated cum laude from Birmingham-Southern College in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in economics. Read More >

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Karli Boulware

Karli Boulware, SaveFirst Training Manager

Karli Boulware, a native of Greenville, AL, graduated magna cum laude from The University of Alabama, where she majored in Accounting. Read More >

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Rachel Clark

Rachel Clark, Recruitment Manager

A native of Huntsville, Alabama, Rachel Clark graduated magna cum laude from Samford University in 2017 with a degree in human development and family life education. Read More >

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Tommie Pearson

Tommie Pearson, Recruitment Manager

Tommie was born in Sumter, South Carolina, raised in Westchester Co., New York, and recently graduated from Binghamton University, The State University of New York. He majored in political science. As an undergraduate, Tommie served… Read More >

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Jimika Colvin

Jimika Colvin, Senior Program Officer

Born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama, Jimika Colvin holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English with a minor in human development and family studies from Auburn University. Read More >

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Sarah Louise Adamczyk

Sarah Louise Adamczyk, Interim Development Officer

Sarah Louise (Smith) Adamczyk, a native of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, graduated cum laude from Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts, in June 2006 with a B.A. in political economy. She received an MBA from The University of Alabama in May 2012. Read More >

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National Advisory Board

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