Crisis Center of Russell County

Wendy Boyd - Intrim Executive Director

Serving as the interim Executive Director at The Crisis Center of Russell County, Alabama. Wendy is committed to developing and maintaining meaningful relationships with families, community members, and the wonderful staff surrounding the center. She strives to empower those families facing transitions, while shedding light on the mission and needs of The Crisis Center of Russell County.

Wendy previously worked with elders as she enriched their lives with countless activities, family involvement opportunities, and community involvement by providing volunteer opportunities amongst numerous age groups. The opportunities Wendy provided alowed numerous relationships to blossom across generations. Additionally, Wendy served as President for GAAP (Georgia Association of Activity Professionals) for three years.  She was the GA State Contact for Activity Professionals with NAAP (National Association of Activity Professionals).

Wendy has embraced a life of continuous service to others as demonstrated throughout her involvement in the community over countless years, including the opportunity of living in the Ronald McDonald House of West Georgia caring for families, and working at the Pastoral Institute, where she embraced the Servant Leadership Philosophy.  

She and her husband of thirty years, David Boyd, have a warm and growing family consisting of their son, daughter in love, three grandchildren, a daughter and son in love.

Wendy’s favorite motto is, “See a need, fill a need.”

And Wendy’s favorite bible verse that she lives by is, “Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and your plans will succeed.” – Proverbs 16:3

Dana Dolly - Office & Programs Supervisor

Mrs. Dolly is a management professional with more than 30 years of experience in the corporate environment, including 1 year in non-profit management. She received an associate degree in science in 2005 and is working on her Bachelor’s in Business Administration degree. Mrs. Dolly joined the Crisis Center of Russell County as the Office/Programs Supervisor in 2017 and is responsible for the overall operations of the agency’s programs.  Mrs. Dolly is currently a member of the board of directors of the Alabama Coalition Against Rape and a program council member of the Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence.  

Board of Directors

Stephen B. Cooper, DC - Board President

Cindy Conner - Vice President

Melanie Johnson - Treasurer

April Logan-Russell, Esq. - Secretary

Robert Cole

Donna Fleitas, PhD

Suzanne Tew-Washburn

Theri Brooks

Sheriff Heath Taylor

Daniel Blevins

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