Advisory Committee

J. Frank Batkins, Ph.D.

Executive Vice President Behavior Health and Wellness Dr. Batkins, PhD, ABPP is a Licensed Psychologist and Board Certified Couple and Family Psychologist with a sub- specialty in Children and Adolescents. He, also, is a trained mediator. Dr. Batkins graduated Magna...

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Dr. Tim Boone

Advisory Board Chair and Director of Organization Performance and Recruitment Executive Leadership Coach and Senior Research Associate at Georgia Tech Research Institute Tim served two tours in U.S. Army Special Forces in SE Asia during the Vietnam war. He was a...

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Dennis Brown

W2C Vice President of Development Dennis T. Brown was elected in 2017 to serve as the District 2 Commissioner of Forsyth County, GA, taking office in November to serve the remainder of the 2017-2020 term. He became certified as a county commissioner in June 2018...

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Maj. Russ Brown, Chaplain (MAJ), PAARNG

W2C Chaplain  Advisor(MAJ), PAARNG Chaplain (Major) Russ Brown was commissioned as an Infantry Officer in the USAR in 1984, but left uniformed service in 1990 to enter ministry as a church pastor. After serving churches in Indiana, Kentucky, and Pennsylvania, Rev....

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Fredrick Choi, COL (R)

Senior Advisor Colonel (Retired) Fredrick S. Choi is an accomplished executive with more than 28 years in the US Army. Prior to arriving in Atlanta, Georgia, Colonel Choi was assigned to US Army, Pacific as the Chief of Operations and Director of Army Aviation. He...

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Chris Dekle

Steering Committee and Marketing Manager for W2C - Business Advisor and Marketing Consultant Chris advises business owners on company issues and strategy. A 25 year marketing executive and multiple business owner, he helps companies grow faster and with greater...

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George Horack

Program Manager George Horack is currently the Program Manager for W2C, responsible for the operational coordination and successful delivery of HLTP events. George started his career by in the Navy, where he served 20 years in naval aviation assigned to various...

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David Lane

Children's Program Director David Lane is the founder of the Counseling Program and Professor of Counseling in Penfield College of Mercer University in Atlanta. He has over 40 years’ experience as a counselor, counselor educator and supervisor. Dr. Lane is a Licensed...

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COL. Thomas MacGregor, (R)

W2C Senior Chaplain Advisor Emeritus Tom MacGregor earned his M. Div. at Covenant Theological Seminary, St. Louis, MO in 1983.  He is endorsed by the Presbyterian Church in America. He joined the US Army Reserves in 1980 as a Chaplain Candidate and entered active duty...

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Tyler Thompson

Advisory Board Chair Financial Advisor with RAYMOND JAMES. Tyler has a diversified background stemming from his time in the military where he attended Army's most prestigious schools. While his passion now is helping clients achieve their financial goals and providing...

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Mario Ware

Technology Manager Mario Ware is the Technology Manager for W2C, where he leads the strategy, architecture, implementation and operation of the organizations infrastructure and customer information services. Mario is a US Air Force veteran with 20 years of continuous...

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Justin Wells, LPC

Psychological Programs and Development Steering Committee Chair Justin started his journey to work with families back in 2004 when he received his bachelors in Mission work from Oklahoma Christian University.  Later in 2011 he became a Marriage and Family Therapist...

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John Wheeler, ABD, MDiv

Advisory Board John is an adjunct lecturer at Mercer University, where he teaches Masters level students in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, while also supervising students engaged in counseling internship and practicum.  Utilizing an eclectic approach, John engages...

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Sgt. Maj. Alberto A. Willecke (Ret.)

Project Advocacy Manager He is the father of two wonderful kids Annamarie, Adrian and , been his beautiful wife of 25 years Marta. Alberto Willecke has­­­ over 31 years of leadership, management, operations and recruitment skills. He served in the United States Army...

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Roger Wise Jr.

Steering Committee Roger is from Goldsboro, North Carolina. He attended Goldsboro High School and East Carolina College.  Roger had a successful 30-year career with the Ross division of Abbott Laboratories. Her retired as the Southeast Regional Manager of Academic and...

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MICHAEL YATES

Executive Coach and Leadership Consultant Michael has over 25 years of experience in business Leadership Development and Executive Coaching. After completing his military duty, he worked in the corporate world for 10 years before entering the management consulting...

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