Lisa Dixon, M.A, SPHR

Retired, Senior Human Resources Director, Department of the Navy

President, ABBA List
Executive Director, Burfoot House & Advisory Board, CAST

I truly enjoy and I'm blessed to see lives changed by ABBA List, as disciples we are supposed to change lives, and that is what ABBA List does change lives. (Matthew 25:35-40)


1st Vice President, ABBA List


2nd Vice President, ABBA List

Bob Vogler

Church Administrator, Sonlight Church

Secretary, ABBA List
Advisory Board, CAST

Everything in the heavens and earth is yours, O Lord, and this is Your kingdom. We adore you as being in control of everything. Riches and honor come from You alone, and You are the Ruler of all mankind; Your hand controls power and might, and it is Your discretion that men are made great and given strength." (Chronicles 29:11-12, NIV)

John Dunn

Chief Financial Officer, ADS, Inc.

Treasurer, ABBA List

Serving those in need is serving Christ. “We love because He first loved us.” (1 John 4:19, ESV)



Terri Anderson

Joy is working with a group of people who understand giving is the ultimate gratefulness! "...he has not hidden his face from him but has listened to his cry for help." (Psalms 22:24, NIV)

Linda Byrd

Retired, Director of Secondary Instruction, Chesapeake Public Schools

"Trust in the Lord with all your heart and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him and He will direct your paths." (Proverbs 3:5-6)

Amanda Fequiere

Assistant Property Manager, Heron's Landing

"I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me" (Philippians 4:13, KJV)

Robin Freeman, RN

Registered Nurse & Farmer

"Truly I tell you, whatever you did for the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me." (Matthew 25:40, NIV)

Karen Gawne

TowneBank, Personal Banker

"Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me." (Matthew 25:40, NIV)

Tamara Gregory


"In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the words that Lord Jesus himself said: 'It is more blessed to give than to receive." (Acts 20:35 NIV).

Sam Howard

Semi-retired Contractor, Retired Colonial Pipeline Operations Manager

Director, CAST

"There will always be poor people in the land. Therefore, I command you to be open handed toward your brothers and toward the poor and needy in your land." (Deuteronomy 15:11, NIV)

Amanda Newins, J.D.

Attorney, Shannon & Associates, PC
Parliamentarian, ABBA List

"What good is it, my brothers and sisters, if someone claims to have faith but has no deeds? Can such faith save them? Suppose a brother or a sister is without clothes and daily food. If one of you says to them, “Go in peace; keep warm and well fed,” but does nothing about their physical needs, what good is it? In the same way, faith by itself, if it is not accompanied by action, is dead." (James 2:14-17, NIV)

Trudy Rauch

Trudy Rauch, M.S.

Retired Director, Graduate Medical Education, EVMS

Founder & Board Member Emeritus

"...let's not merely say that we love each other; let us show truth by our actions." (1 John 3:18, NLT)


Sandy Shepard

Director, Agape Feast Meals Program/CAST

"We know that in everything God works for good with those who love him, who are called according to his purpose." (Romans 8:28, RSV Didache Bible)