PRESIDENT OF BOARD
CEO, MINISTER OF PASTORAL CARE
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
VICE PRESIDENT OF BOARD
CFO, MINISTER OF EVANGELISM
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 licensed teacher, seminary instructor, hospital chaplain, realtor, and piano instructor.
Mary Ann has been an ordained minister for the past 30 years. She is 65 years old.
Sandra Norton has served the past four years as a Residential Leader at Shepherd’s Arms Ministry. She lives with the residents and conducts morning and evening devotions, and small group sessions.
SUMMER YOUTH CAMP DIRECTOR
Jalesa Poindexter has served as the Summer Youth Camp Director for the past 3 years. She is a graduate of the Girls Preparatory School in Chattanooga and is currently a college freshman.
ACCOUNTING AND BOOKKEEPING
Shannon Holland has served at Shepherd’s Arms the past ten years as support staff in the accounting department. She generates financial reports for the ministry.