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Staff and Board of Directors2019-10-18T20:26:50+00:00

Executive Director |

Carol brings 30 years of professional experience in social work; primarily in jobs serving the poor. Carol has a heart for the plight of people with no voice and a deep compassion for children in need. She came on board with AIM in 1997 as Director, and has expanded the program to include reentry training for the women, and include more outreach to children. She is also fluent in Spanish.

Deputy Director, Program Coordinator |

Born and raised in Montgomery, Alabama, Larnetta joined the staff as Program Coordinator in 1997 and was given the additional title of Deputy Director in 2006. For nearly 15 years, Larnetta has coordinated the children’s programs for AIM and brings her magnetic personality, strong ethics and passionate heart for children to the agency.

Job Readiness Coordinator  |

Lexie joined the staff in 2019 after completing graduate school with a focus in prison and carceral studies. She spent two years in Nashville, Tennessee teaching in prisons and advocating in the legislature for prison and criminal justice reform.

Reentry Coordinator |

Donna joined the staff after completing an internship with AIM during her studies as a social work student at the University of Alabama. She is originally from Tuscaloosa and served 4 years in the military before attending school and settling in the Montgomery area with her husband. Donna coordinates the Project Reconnect program in the prisons, the WHI FI program, and oversees our new transitional house.

Mentor Coordinator |

Deborah joined AIM as a Mentor Coordinator in January 2017. She has a juris doctor degree and served in private practice and the judiciary for 19 years in Missouri. Since her retirement, she contributes her experiences and knowledge to social justice and community issues. She relocated to Alabama two years ago and lives in the area with her husband.

HIV Education Coordinator and Case Manager |

Paulette has worked for AIM for about ten years teaching HIV prevention education and connecting recently released women with HIV to resources. She has a BS in Criminal Justice.

Board of Directors

  • Zacchaeus Buckner
  • Heather Grubbs
  • Scott Holmes
  • Phil Johnson
  • Curtis Knott
  • Paula Lansdon
  • Lazette Moody
  • Peggy Shippen
  • Tom Vocino
  • Carol Potok
  • Jennifer Foster
  • Alison Guice
  • Karen Harris
  • Charles James II
  • Kimberlin Lansdon