Gallatin CARES announces the recent hiring of Blake Parks as executive director. He brings extensive experience in non-profit organizations as well as corporate experience.
He has been working part time since mid-August in the Food Pantry every Wednesday. He has received an outpouring of help from Thrift Store manager Lisa Hardin and volunteer Steve Minton.
Parks is an example of a private citizen who believes in public service. His most recent experience was four years with the Bridge Ministry in Nashville. He is available to speak to groups about Gallatin CARES.