2017-2018 Board of Officers
TREAN ELLIS, PRESIDENT
Hometown: Denton, NC
Education: North Carolina State University - B.A. in Communication (Theatre Concentration), South Davidson High School
Family: Asher (husband), Isabella (13), Jacob (10)
Favorite Placement: Children's Theatre and, of course, President
Why she is part of League: I love the camaraderie. I love getting to know women who are passionate about helping the children of our community.
Other community involvement: Education Chair, First United Methodist Church; Theatre Volunteer
Favorite Quote: "All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt." ~Charles M. Schulz
EMILY TAYLOR, VICE-PRESIDENT
Hometown: Asheboro, NC
Education: Western Carolina University, Bachelor of Science and Business Administration in Accounting
Family: Nate (husband), Lacey (2)
Favorite Placement: Puppets
Why she is part of League: I am very blessed, and the League gives me a great avenue to give back to the community while also providing a time for wonderful fellowship.
Other community involvement: Finance Committee-Greensboro Children’s Museum
Favorite Quote: "Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great." ~John D. Rockefeller
JAN MORTON, TREASURER
Hometown: Lexington, NC
Education: High Point University, BBA and North Davidson High School
Family: Paul (finance'), Andrew (son) and his wife Samantha, Carmen (daughter)
Favorite Placement: Holiday House Co-Chair
Why she is part of League: I love serving others and giving back to the community, especially when its for the children. I feel that being a part of Charity League benefits me more than those we serve because it gives me a purpose outside of my other (many) roles, it strengthens social bonds, and it makes me happy, just to name a few.
Other community involvement: Church, Senior IP Paralegal at Womble Bond Dickinson
Favorite Quote: "Be the change you wish to see in the world." ~Mahatma Gandhi
CINDY FULBRIGHT, RECORDING SECRETARY
Hometown: Lexington, NC
Education: Sheets Memorial, DCCC, UNCG
Family: William (husband), Harrison, Ethan, Ava Leigh (children)
Favorite Placement: Scenery
Why she is part of League: To join with other women in our community to make a difference in the lives of children.
Other community involvement: First Baptist Church
Favorite Quote: "We can't help everyone, but we can help someone." ~Ronald Reagan
SARAH SKEEN, PLACEMENT SECRETARY
Hometown: Canton, GA
Education: University of Georgia, Bachelor's Degree in Secondary Education - Social Science; Piedmont College, Master's Degree - Social Science Education
Family: Thompson (husband), Tre (8), Drew (3)
Favorite Placement: Holiday House - Prep and Clean Up
Why she is part of League: I joined Charity League to become involved in my community and to have an opportunity to meet and get to know other ladies that lived in Lexington.
Other community involvement: First United Methodist, 7th grade Social Studies Teacher at Oak Grove Middle School
Favorite Quote: "Promise me you’ll always remember: You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think." ~Winnie the Pooh
BRENDA HOUSER, ASSOCIATE/ASSOCIATE SUSTAINING
Hometown: Germanton, NC
Education: Bachelors Degree from Campbell University with major in Trust Management
Family: Nathan (husband), Ethan (son, Sophomore at NC State), Tori (daughter, Senior at West Davidson)
Favorite Placement: Holiday House Chair
Why she is part of League: I enjoy the opportunity to work with members and help the community.
Other community involvement: Former member of Pastors Pantry Board, Davidson Medical Ministries Board, Hospital Foundation Board, Habitat of Davidson County, Davidson County Education Member, active member of First Baptist Church of Lexington
Favorite Quote: "The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, they must be felt with the heart." ~Helen Keller
DEBORAH HEAD ARNOLD, ASSOCIATE SUSTAINING MEMBER-AT-LARGE
Hometown: Lexington, NC
Education: Lexington Senior High; Wake Forest University/UNC-CH, BS Education and English
Family: Dr. Terry Arnold (husband), Dr. Danile Siceloff, Cass Key, Lindsay Harne, Jessie Francese, Anne Siceloff (children), and 12 grandchildren
Favorite Placement: Puppets ~ Preventing Child Abuse
Why she is part of League: Charity League has always given so much to our community, especially to children. Being a part of Charity League has been a great way to serve Lexington and the children who live here. There is so much to be done in our town and surrounding area and the League is a great vehicle to get the work done.
Other community involvement: First United Methodist Church, Arts for Charity of Davidson County, Project Potential
Favorite Quote: "Be more, do more, have more, love more, give more." ~ Rita Davenport