Board of Directors

Josh Ambrose works at McDaniel College, where he serves as the Associate Dean of Campus and Community Engagement. He is involved in a number of nonprofit initiatives in town, and believes strongly in the future of Westminster! A neighbor of the Center, he lives nearby with his wife and two children.

Mildred Brown is a member of the Board of Directors for the Westminster Community of Shalom. She is a long time Member of Union Street United Methodist Church where she is a Certified Lay Servant in the Fredrick District

Donald Campbell is a native of Sierra Leone and has lived in the U.S for twenty-five years but moved to Carroll County nine years ago; He is an active member and part of the finance committee at Union Street United Methodist church. He holds a BS Accounting degree from Fourah Bay College, University of Sierra Leone and an MBA from University of Maryland University College.

Andre Futrell is a resident of Carroll County. Mr. Futrell holds the position of Metropolitan District Engineer of Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties for the Department of Transportation State Highway Administration. He is a dedicated member of the Union Street United Methodist Church and currently holds a seat as the Church Council Chairperson. In addition, he serves as a member of the Pastor Parish Relation Committee of the Union Street United Methodist Church.

Carol Groomes is a Member of Strawbridge Church and holds the Presidency of the Church Council Board. She also works closely with the youth of Strawbridge Church. She is an employee of UNITEC distribution. Additionally, Ms. Groomes is an employee with Carroll County Government as a Family Observer. Ms. Groomes is the current Secretary for Shalom Board.

Roxanna Harlow, Ph.D. is a faculty member at Carroll Community College in Westminster, MD. A sociologist and expert in the areas of race, gender, and social inequality, she has a passion for community and social justice. In addition to the Westminster Community of Shalom, Roxanna also serves on the board of Common Ground on the Hill. She is a member of the Carroll County Board of Education’s Education that is a Multicultural Council as well as several other organizations.

Bernard L. Jones Sr. is the Past Treasurer for the Carroll County NAACP Branch # 7014, Past President Carroll Community College Foundation Board of Directors, Director Carroll County Community Foundation, Director MALPF, Advisory Board New Windsor Bank.

Deborah Sims is President of the Board of Directors for the Westminster Community of Shalom. Deborah is a Board Member for the Westminster Boys and Girls Club. She is a native of Carroll County. She is a dedicated member of Westminster United Methodist Church, and is a Certified Lay Servant there. She is also the Director of the Lay Servant Ministry for the Frederick District for the United Methodist Church, Baltimore Washington Conference.

Sharon Morrison is a long time resident of Carroll County. She graduated from Robert Moton High School and later graduated from Morgan State University. She is a long-standing member of Union Street United Methodist Church, where she serves as Finance Chair, Finance Secretary, Lay Leader, Lay Delegate to Annual Conference and is a member of the Church Council, Trustees and PPRC. She has served as a member of the church choir, Gospel Jubiliers and is the choir Chair Person. In addition to serving in the community on the Board of Shalom, she serves in the Former Students of Robert Moton H.S. Scholarship Organization.

Tom Welliver is a native of Carroll County. He is a Certified Public Accountant and the Vice Chairman for WCS’s Board of Directors. Mr. Welliver is a Board Member of the Westminster Kiwanis Club, Access Carroll, Davis Library Foundation, Westminster Boys and Girls Club, Carroll County Christian Men’s Breakfast and Carroll Hospital Center and LifeBridge Health.

PARTNERS: Carroll County Community Foundation