Members of our Board of Trustees are dedicated individuals who work with the community to better our mission.

Executive Officers

LukeJohn Dickson

Secretary, Past Chairman

Lukejohn is an industrial designer with a focus on furniture, interior design, and architecture. He owns Savannah Kitchen & Bath, DC4 Design, Savannah Closet Company, and Peachtree Home, which have designer showrooms in Savannah & Hilton-Head/Bluffton. Lukejohn founded Dickson Construction and DC4 Design in 2004 as a design build firm and construction company focusing on…

Adam Kirk

Treasurer, Past Chairman

Adam Kirk is a partner at Hunter Maclean and practices in the areas of taxation, corporate, and real estate, with a focus on affordable housing and financing. He is a certified public accountant and a member of the American Institute of CPAs. Prior to law school, he practiced accounting in an international public accounting firm…

Mike Vaquer - Savannah Children's Choir
Mike Vaquer

Chairman of the Board

Mike Vaquer is the co-owner, with his wife, Jean McRae, of The Vaquer Firm, LLC, a government affairs consulting firm.  Vaquer began his career as the chief photographer at WJCL-TV and served as weatherman, radio newscaster, reporter, and late night anchor before moving on to become the Public Information Officer for the Chatham Savannah Metropolitan…


Sue Reilly
Jill Cheeks
Jill Cheeks

Finance & Scholarship Committee Chair

Raymond Gaddy - Board Member of the Savannah Children's Choir
Raymond Gaddy
Zach Riddle
David Altschiller

Marketing Committee Chair

Cheryl Smith
Danielle Paul

Development Committee Chair