Ministering to Homeless Women with Children, Widows, and At-Risk Inner City Youth in Chattanooga, Tennessee USA

Our Directors

Jim and Mary Ann Sanders
Jim and Mary Ann Sanders

Jim Sanders and his wife Mary Ann joined the Lord Jesus Christ in founding Shepherd’s Arms Ministry in October of 1995. Since that time Jim has served as the President of the Board of Directors, CEO, and Minister of Pastoral Care. Jim retired from Combustion Engineering in the year 2000 where he worked for 27 years. Jim was also a licensed realtor. Jim has been a licensed minister for twenty years. He is 76 years old. He and his wife Mary Ann have one daughter Dr. Mary Anna Sanders, Ob/Gyn.

Mary Ann Sanders is Co-Founder, Vice-President of the Board of Directors, Chief Financial Officer, and Minister of Evangelism. Prior to working at Shepherd’s Arms she served as a seminary instructor, hospital chaplain, realtor, and piano instructor. She has been an ordained minister for the past 30 years. She is 65 years old.