The Fuller Center advisory council is composed of individuals who have an active interest in the work of The Fuller Center. The council meets at least once annually and focuses its attention on increasing awareness of The Fuller Center and on raising funds to support its work.
Chairman William V. (Bill) Muse
President of National Issues Forums Institute
Muse was the president or chancellor of University of Akron, Auburn University and East Carolina.
Advisor to the Dean, Barrett Honors College, Arizona State University
Paradise Valley, Az.
Chrisman is a founding board member Habitat for Humanity Central Arizona. She was an officer and board member Habitat for Humanity International from and HFHI board’s committee chair for McKenzie & Company’s worldwide study of Habitat for Humanity.
Board chairman at the UNC School of Social Work, Board chairman of VISIONS, Vice chairman of Make Way Partners
Coggins received the YMCA Academy of Women Human Services Award in 1999.
Partner with Rountree, Losee & Baldwin, L.L.P.
Coggins founded BarCares. He serves as legal counsel to The Fuller Center Board of Directors.
President of Dallas Baptist University
Cook is the Founding Chairman of the National Collegiate Chapters of Habitat for Humanity.
Former Vice President of Engineering, AGM Container Controls
Residential realtor, Long Realty Company
Betty M. Dement
Former academic advisor and vice president for alumni and development at Auburn University
Pine Mountain, Ga.
Currently serves on Omicron Delta Kappa Foundation board of trustees
DiSpigno is a recognized leader in the education and nonprofit arenas, with an outstanding record of achievement in the strategic oversight and implementation of development initiatives. He served with The Boys and Girls Club of America. DiSpigno was Senior Vice President for Resource Development at Habitat for Humanity.
Hubbard H. (Hub) Erickson
Chairman of the Board, Hall-Erickson, Inc., Secretary, Miracle of Nazareth Int’l Foundation
Downers Grove, Ill.
Erickson was a WWII naval aviator.
President of Directions, Inc.
Hunt is a highly-regarded speaker, consultant, and writer. He leverages his wide-ranging work in the worlds of church, community, business, academia, counseling, and relationship education to help people think holistically and purposefully about their lives, relationships, and organizations.
Non-Executive Chairman of WPP Group, Senior Adviser to Morgan Stanley
A lawyer, Lader is also a director of Lloyd’s of London, a director of RAND, Marathon Oil, Rusal, AES Corporations and Songbird Estates (Canary Wharf), a trustee of the Smithsonian Museum of American History and the Atlantic Council and a member of the Council of Foreign Relations. Lader was the former U.S. Ambassador to the Court of St. James. He served in President Clinton’s Cabinet and was White House Deputy Chief of Staff and Assistant to the President.
Owner and President, TourMagination
Martin was the president and CEO for Habitat for Humanity Canada.
J. David Matthews
Restaurant and bar builder with Family Owned Restaurants
Matthews cofounded Forsyth County Habitat for Humanity. He was a member of the Global Leadership Council at Habitat for Humanity International.
Founder and Coordinator, Community Renewal International
McCarter founded CRI in 1994 in Shreveport and it is now an internationally recognized organization. He represented CRI at the Clinton Global Initiative in 2008 and 2009.
Author, Cofounder of Jubilee Partners
Mosley served with Peace Corps in Malaysia and S. Korea, lived at Koinonia Farm 1970-79, helped start Habitat for Humanity and served on its Board of Directors for ten years.
Judge George M. Peagler, Jr.
Judge, Superior Courts for the State of Georgia – Southwestern Judicial Circuit
Robert L. Potts
Chancellor of Arkansas State University
Potts previously served as chancellor of the North Dakota University System, president of the University of North Alabama and general counsel of the University of Alabama System.
Henry W. Pruette
Pruette also worked previously as an elementary school teacher and as a lawyer.
Allan L. Purtill, Jr.
Pastor, Hopewell Presbyterian Church
Purtill was a previous board member of East Cooper Habitat (S.C.) where he led Global Village trips to LaCeiba, Honduras.
Janet C. Spier
Retired public school educator, K-8 and special education
Spier was a founding member of board of directors, Habitat for Humanity of Coachella Valley, Calif.
George L. Tolman
Pastor Emeritus, First Christian Church
Tolman co-founded Habitat for Humanity in Tucson and helped establish other affiliates in Arizona, New Mexico, California and Montana.
Founder, chairman and chief executive officer, John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods
Wieland is also a member of the Real Estate Advisory Council of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and a past chairman of the board of Directors of the Bank. He is a past chairman of the Advisory Council for the Emory University Center for Ethics and served on the Habitat for Humanity International Board.
Co-chair of Fuller Center of Northwest Louisiana
Weir serves on the boards of Glen Retirement System and Samaritan Counseling Center. She served previously as the Board Chair of Volunteers of America North La. Weir is an active member of First United Methodist Church.