Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Our Board of directors lead Gateway into the future while continuing the innovative legacy of our founders.

Gateway's Board has the exciting, but daunting task of navigating Birmingham's oldest nonprofit into the future in the face of unprecedented pace of change.  In response to this challenge, Gateway's Board of Directors drives strategy for Alabama children, families and communities.

Our Board consists of business executives, community leaders and public policy experts, working together to answer a bold and courageous question:

How can Gateway be a game changer for Alabama children and families?

Scroll down to meet the extraordinary leaders who serve as our Board of Directors.

2018-2019 Board of Directors

Tom Thompson

Chairman of the Board
Former CFO
Dawson Baptist Church

Keith Carter

Board Member
Vice President
Securities Capital Corporation

Denson Franklin, III, JD

Board Member

Elizabeth Goodrich

Board Member and Secretary
Former Associate Pastor
Independent Presbyterian Church

Maeci Walker

Board Member
Director of Public Affairs
Christie Strategy Group

James McCrary, MBA

Board Member
Principal Consultant
James P. McCrary Philanthropic Counsel, LLC