our board

Board Directory


Board Chair:

Phil Bearden

Board Vice Chair:

Dan McCranie

Board Secretary:

Jodie Brewer

Board Treasurer:

Jessie Mincey

Members At Large:


Prince Dawson

D’Ann Register

Jason Cobb

Pat Ward

Becky Sheffield

L W Coffee

Tom Pezold

Chuck Pittman

Lynn Sheffield

John Battle

Susan Bearden

Stephanie Burton

Dusty Pruett

Who We Are

Communities in Schools (CIS) is the nation’s leading dropout prevention organization. Our mission is to surround students with a community support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in


Your gift will help provide youth with the programs and support that they need to stay in school and prepare for life. Our vision is for ALL youth to stay in school and prepare for life. Your donation can help make this a reality.


Volunteering with Dodge Connection-Communities In Schools of Dodge County is an excellent way to give back to our community. You can make a difference in the lives of the youth we serve in Dodge County.