SECFR Board of Directors

As a regional affiliate to NCFR, we share the same values and sentiments regarding racial violence. We share a commitment in supporting family scientists in their efforts to continue critical anti-racist research and practice. For more information and resources, please visit

James Duncan (Dr. Jimmy Dash), Ph.D., CFLE, DAV
President (2018-2020)                                                                                                                Media and Publications Presiding Officer (2020-2022)
University of Arkansas

Jennifer Zorotovich, Ph.D., CFLE
President Elect (2020-2021)
Georgia Southern University

Madison Wiggins
Treasurer (2020-2022)
Georgia Southern University

Kwang Man Ko, Ph.D.
Membership Presiding Officer (2018-2020)
East Tennessee State University

Lindsey Almond, M.S.
Membership Presiding Officer Elect (2018-2020)
Auburn University

Celeste Hill, Ph.D., CFLE
Program Presiding Officer (2018-2020)
Samford University

Andrew Benesh, Ph.D., LMFT
Public Policy Liaison (2018-2020)
Mercer University

Haley Sherman
Graduate Student Adviser (2020-2022)
Auburn University

Sun-A Lee, Ph.D., CFLE
Member-at-Large Representing Louisiana (2018-2020)

University of Louisiana

Julia Bernard, Ph.D., CFLE
Member-at-Large Representing Tennessee (2018-2020)
East Tennessee State University

Anthony Ferraro, Ph.D., CFLE
Adjoining-Member-at-Large Representing OK, KS, MO, KY, WV, VA, IL (2018-2020)
Kansas State University

Davina Quichocho
Member-at-Large Representing Alabama (2018-2020)
Auburn University

Benjamin Burke
Member-at-Large Representing Alabama (2018-2020)
Auburn University

Rebecca Stackhouse
Member-at-Large Representing Georgia (2017-2020)
University of Georgia

Ebonyse Mead, EdD, CFLE 
North Carolina Member-at-Large (2018-2020)
North Carolina State University


Leadership Opportunities

Are you interested in holding a leadership role in your regional affiliate council? Open SECFR Officer positions are available. Contact Dr. James M Duncan for more information.

#SECFR2020 Conference

  • April 2-4, 2020.
  • theme = A Vision for Families: Exploring and Solidifying Professional Identity in Family Sciences.
  • Birmingham, AL.
  • A professional/CEU opportunity.
  • Dr. Francesca Adler-Baeder, Ph.D., CFLE.