Marketing, Advertising and PR, Prime Inc.
Clayton Brown leads Marketing, Advertising, PR and Special Events for Prime Inc., one of the nation’s largest trucking companies based out of Springfield, MO. In March of 2018 he helped develop the Prime Good Dads program, which connects dads and their kids with practical, day-to-day strategies and activities that help truck driving dads stay connected to their kids. Clayton is married with five children and is also a board member of Ozarks Food Harvest.
Vice-president of Special Assets, Fifth Third Bank.
Cynthia has been employed with Fifth Third Bank since March of 2007. She is married and has one daughter and three step-children.
Local Sales Manager KRBK/KOZL at Nexstar Media Group, Inc.
Gaye is semi-retired but has worked her entire career in the non-profit sector. She is married, has two sons, a daughter-in-law and one grandson. In her professional life, she has seen how important having a strong family is for children.
Ronn is a retired teacher, born and raised in Springfield. He was blessed to have had a “good dad” and, according to his children, he is a “good dad”.
Dennis, his wife and two children live in Springfield and works for Prime Trucking. He takes pride in being the best husband and father possible.
Lara Webb Fors first joined Good Dads when she was a child support prosecutor and served on the Council for the New Pathways for Good Dads program. She is married to a Good Dads facilitator, Eric Fors, and is a bonus mom to her two adult stepchildren. She strongly believes in the Good Dads program and the importance of fathers in the family.
Hawkins and Sons Land and Cattle
Robert and his wife have three boys and three grandchildren, which is the highlight of their life. In business, he raises Beefmaster breed cattle and builds homes and neighborhoods.
Anesthesiologist, Mercy Hospital
Benjy is a physician in medical practice for 40 years. He specializes in anesthesiology and pain management. Over the years Dr. Lampert has witnessed first-hand how the lack of constructive parental influence has worsened health and magnified pain problems as children become adults. Dr. Lampert sees the programs of Good Dads as an important way to improve family relationships that in turn will benefit all of society.
Associate Pastor, Cross Points Church
Don serves as the associate pastor with an emphasis on fatherhood to the urban communities in the Kansas City metropolitan area. He formerly served as the chaplain of Washington Dulles International Airport. He and his wife have four adult children and live in Lenexa, Kansas.
Brian is the father of two and married to his wife Jessica for 13 years. A firm believer in the power of strong families, he is excited to serve on the Good Dads board. He is on the staff at The Downtown Church.
Marketing and Sales, Arctic Food Equipment
Nathan is thankful he grew up with an active father. After serving in the Air Force as a communications officer, he came back to Springfield to work in the family business, Arctic Food Equipment. Nathan is married and has 2 children.
Deputy Title IX Coordinator, MSU
Ashley is married with 3 children. She is the Deputy Title IX Coordinator at Missouri State University. Ashley and her husband also run a small business, like to travel and stay active with all three children.
Partner, Pinnacle Consulting CPAs
Crystal is a mother of a blended family, one daughter and two boys. She is a partner with Pinnacle Consulting CPAs. She and her husband believe in raising their children to value honesty and find balance in life.
Owner, Affiliated Greek Apparel
Jimmie is married and a father of two. He works in customer service for T-Mobile and is the owner of Affiliated Greek Apparel. He has won the Thomas Jefferson Award for Community Service and is credited with starting the Ties for teens program in the Ozarks.
Jim is a self-proclaimed serial entrepreneur. He has started and grown a number of businesses in the Springfield area – United Roofing Supply, Steelman Transportation. He is now “retired” and developing a resort, Table Rock Shore, in Kimberling City. Jim is married with two grown sons.
Vice-President, Pinnacle Family Advisors
Michael is the financial advisor and Vice-President of Pinnacle Family Advisors. He is married and has two daughters. He believes dads can change their neighborhood, their city and their country when they realize the impact they can have on their children.
Josh is a member of BKD National Manufacturing & Distribution Group. He lives in Nixa, MO with his wife and three boys. He is proud to serve on the Good Dads board and on the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI) board.