Tim Rider | Chairman, Board of Directors – Tim is a Vice President and partner in a consulting firm (SeaTec, LLC) and founder/CFO of an Internet technology company, Big Screen Live. Prior to joining SeaTec, he served in various leadership roles at Delta Air Lines. Tim holds a Bachelor of Engineering from Georgia Tech and a Master of Business Administration from Emory University. In addition, Tim and his wife, Amy, have two sons and one daughter who was adopted from Kyrgyzstan.
Andy Cook | President and CEO – Andy began his leadership of Promise686 in 2013 after serving as a founding board member for the previous five years. He attended Washington and Lee University receiving a Bachelor of Art in English, and he received a Master of Arts in Religion from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, with a concentration in ethics. Before coming to Promise686, Andy served in various leadership roles at Wesleyan School, a K-12 independent Christian school. During his ten years at Wesleyan he was the Director of Development and the Director of Admissions. He and his wife, Martha, have ten children and have adopted both domestically and internationally.
Keith Style | Treasurer – Keith is the President & Chief Financial Officer of OneWater Marine Holdings, LLC. OneWater owns and operates 45 marine retail locations in the United States and was named “Dealer of the Year” in 2016 by Boating Industry Magazine. Keith has an extensive background in finance and accounting and serves as the Treasurer for Promise686. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Business from Lafayette College. Keith and his wife, Jen, live in Alpharetta, GA with their three children, one adopted from Ethiopia.
Jim Allen | Member, Board of Directors – Jim is the Vice President of Corporate Partnerships for the Atlanta Braves. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from California State University, Fresno. He also sits on the Board of Governors for the Georgia Chamber of Commerce and is on the board of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Sports Network. Jim and his wife, Molly, live in Marietta with their three daughters, Savannah, Emily, and Ella Jia Li who was adopted from China.
Joyce Dalrymple | Member, Board of Directors – Joyce is an attorney who formerly served as an Assistant Attorney General in Massachusetts and Staff Attorney in the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and Political Science from Stanford University and a law degree from Boston College. Joyce is now earning a Masters in Divinity from Metro Atlanta Seminary. She and her husband, Tim, live in Peachtree Corners with their three daughters, one who has recently joined their “forever family” from China.
Patrick Moody | Member, Board of Directors – Patrick is a Senior Vice President and Business Development Officer at Citizens Bank. He received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina and a Master of Business Administration from Auburn University. He serves on the Finance Committee of Promise686. He is also a board member with the Commercial Finance Association, an elder at Perimeter Church, and volunteers his time with CURE Childhood Cancer. Patrick and his wife, Tiffany, have five children, including two who are adopted – a son from Ethiopia, and most recently a daughter from China.
Leo Wells | Member, Board of Directors – Leo is the owner of Pure Office Environments. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from The University of Georgia. He is also a passionate musician. Leo and his wife, Anna, have adopted two daughters internationally from China.