Board of Directors

Mary Katherine Milam - Chairman of the Board

Wife to Brandon and mother to sons, Zachary and Trent

Member of First Baptist Church, Mt. Pleasant

Holds BBA in Marketing from Baylor University

Director of Marketing for Herschel's Restaurants

Group fitness instructor at ReVive Fitness

Jeffery Crabb - Vice Chairman of the Board

Owner/President, Diamond C Trailers
Bachelor of Business Administration, LeTourneau Unitversity

Member of Center Church

Founder of The Ark Ministries

Owner of Laura's Cheesecake

MPISD School Foundation Board Member

Husband to Leah and father to Emily, Annie, Daniel, Caleb, and Lindsey

Beverly Eversole - Secretary/Treasurer

Treasurer, First Christian Church, Mt. Pleasant
Habitat for Humanity Volunteer
Formerly VP/Partner of Proterra Properties, Inc. Dallas, TX.
Served as Chief Financial Officer 
Certified Property Manager Designation by Institute of Real Estate Management

Jennifer Abbott 


Graduated from the University of Houston with degrees in Accounting and Finance

Serves on Redeemed Girls Ministries Board of Directors

Member of First Baptist Church 

Previously employed at Second Baptist Church in Houston 
Married to Trent and together they have twin boys, Ty and Sloan, and daughter Georgia Ann

 Mike Cline

Pastor, Tennison United Methodist Church, Mt. Pleasant

Master of Divinity, Southern Methodist University- Perkins School of Theology

BA English Literature, University of Texas at Dallas

Communities in Schools board member

Native of El Paso, Texas

Suzan Kontoulis-Clinton

Volunteer Tutor for ESL/GED - Adult Education and Literacy, Northeast Texas Community College -Mt. Pleasant, TX

Board Member and Corresponding Secretary – Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society; St. Barbara Chapter-Dallas, TX

Bachelor’s Degree - Child Development, California State University

Member- Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Dallas, TX

Wife of Ron Clinton and mother of two children

Chaz Curtis


Mt. Pleasant High School graduate

Associate Degree from NTCC

Bachelors in Business Administration from Texas A&M- Texarkana

2014 Graduate of Dallas Institute of Funeral Service

Deposit Services, Guaranty Bank and Trust

Apprentice at Tumey Mortuary

Associate Minister at Full Gospel Penecostal Church 

Rob Holliday

Food4kids Co-Director with his wife, Sally

Retired - Luminant Energy

Member of First Baptist Church Mt. Pleasant

Father to 2 sons, grandfather to 6, and great-grandfather to 1

Dr. Charles Matkin


Mt. Pleasant, Texas native

Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Chiropractic degree at Logan Chiropractic College

Owner or Matkin Chiropractic

Member of Greenhill United Methodist Church 

Husband to Shelly and father to Mitchell and Kristian

Jon McCullough, Ed.D.


Vice President for Advancement- Northest Texas Community College

Bachelor Degree- Oklahoma State University

Master's Degree- University of Oklahoma

Doctorate in Secondary and Higher Education, Texas A&M-Commerce

Member of Trinity Baptist Church where he teaches Sunday School

Titus County Chamber of Commerce Ambassador

Coach in the Girls Youth Softball League for 17 years

Husband to Karen and father to daughters, Raegan and Emma

Brian K. Nichols, O.D.

Mt. Pleasant Eye Care Center, P.A., Owner
Staff Optometrist, Guatemala Medical Mission, First Baptist Church, Mt. Pleasant, 2011 to present
Tennison Memorial United Methodist Church, Chairman Board of Trustees, 2011-2013
Tennison Memorial United Methodist Church Community Health Fair
Diplomate – American Board of Optometry, 2012 to present
American Optometric Association member
AOA Contact Lens Section member
AOA Sports Vision Section member
AOA PAC contributor
Texas Optometric Association member

Nicole Price

Mount Pleasant High School graduate

Bachelors of Science, Texas A&M Texarkana

Wife to Corey and mother to daughters, McKenzie and Natalie and son, Dax

Teacher for 8 years

Member of First Baptist Church Mt. Pleasant


Gloria Guzman-Zaldivar 

Born and raised in Mt. Pleasant-- family is from El Salvador

Wife to David Zaldivar, JV Soccer Coach at MPHS

Former Head Girls Soccer Coach at MPHS and Girls Cross Country Coach at MPJH

Human Resource Manager at Diamond C Trailers

Bachelor in Education at East Texas Baptist University

Mastor of Education at Texas A&M Texarkana

Attends Center Church

Emeritus Board

Bil Barkley                    Minister of Education and Sr. Adults at First Baptist Church



John Mark Cobern        County Attorney, Titus County Texas

                                      Owner of Cobern Law Firm


Gary Elliott                    Retired Auto Executive


Chuck Hinton                Managing Partner, Hinton Energy, LTD.
                                     Co-Founder and Former Vice Chairman of Titus County Cares

Gordon Nelms              Pastor, The Lambs Fold Church

                                     Salvation Army Board Chairman (local)

                                     Chaplain, Titus Regional Medical Center


Bill Ratliff                      Former Lt. Governor of the State of Texas


Kirthel Roberts             Reverend of Mt. Olive Baptist Church


Robert Witherspoon     Retired OB-Gyn

Phone: 903.575.9157 Fax: 903.575.9767   |  Mailing Address: P.O.1476 Mount Pleasant, Texas 75456            
Physical Address: 310 N. Edwards Mount Pleasant, Texas 75455  

Titus County Cares is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization