If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.

-John Quincy Adams

The Storybook Team

Dena Little

Founder & Director

Sara Medley

Chief Operations Officer

Catherine Quisenberry

Program Coordinator

Board of Directors

Board Culture Statement

We are only as strong as what we do together. Collectively, we value and encourage each other to fulfill the mission. Through accountability and transparency, we take bold action to realize impact-driven results. We will help Storybook Farm accomplish its mission through faith, sacrifice, and sweat equity.

Rod Cater

Community Relations Manager
Alabama Power Company

Lindsay Crosby

Commercial Loan Officer
MidSouth Bank

Bobby Greenawalt

President
B & B Beverage Management

Dr. Stephen Bobo

Emergency Medicine
University of Alabama Hospital

Rett Moncrief

Lee County Market President and SVP
CB&S Bank

Todd Scholl

Director of Sales and Marketing
Ithaka Hospitality Partners

Eloise Stewart

Owner
Eloise Design Company

Marty Williams

CPA
Machen McChesney

Josh Jackson

Attorney
Samford & Denson, LLP

Paul Willis

Vice President
Tailgate Guys/ The Event Group

Associate Board

Amanda Wisdom

Andrea Mitchell

Brittney Spillman

Chelsea Pancoast

Jacob Drescher

Joice Milare

Katie Murray

Kimberly VanderWal

Maddy Howard

Mark Cooley

Riki Mills

Summer Vollor

Will Faulkner

Our mission is to empower children impacted by adversity and to reclaim the wonder of childhood through relationships with animals and nature.

Our vision is that one day, every child who needs the restorative power of the human-animal bond will have the opportunity to experience it.