Team Staff Members

Dora Gilreath

Dora joined the Good Dads team in 2024 and is pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in creative writing at Missouri State University. She loves reading, writing and anything related to theater.

Justin Moody

Justin is a graduate student at Missouri State University pursuing a master’s in clinical Mental Health Counseling. He graduated from MSU in 2023 with bachelor’s degrees in philosophy and psychology. Justin enjoys reading, spending time with his pets, and hiking.

Jim Millsap 

Jim joined the team after retiring from public education after 39 years. During his career he served as a junior high/high school mathematics teacher and building principal. He earned undergraduate and graduate degrees at Missouri State University. He is eager…

Austen Korell

Austen joined the Good Dads team in 2023. With a background in management and logistics, he hopes to make a positive impact with fathers in our communities.

Frank Tristan

Frank has been teaching and coaching for the last 20 years and loves the opportunity to invest in young people. He and his wife Natalie were married in 2008 and have two children, Hays and Taylor. They are regularly involved…

Diana Dudenhoeffer

Diana joined the Good Dads team in 2021. She designs marketing and outreach materials and oversees Good Dads’ communications channels, web content and curriculum development. She studied journalism, sustainability and documentary storytelling at Missouri State University.

D’Markus Thomas-Brown

D’Markus has a strong passion for community enrichment and reinvestment, especially for families in their respective communities. D’Markus has vast experience in leadership and management across many industries. He is a Chaplain for the Columbia Police Department (CPD) and is…

Lisa Strader

Lisa has been with the team since 2018. She oversees the New Pathways for Good Dads program and builds Individual Service Plans for NPGD fathers.

Rhonda Andersen

Rhonda is a retired educator who joined the team in 2018. She assists in training NPGD facilitators and manages the Good Dads headquarters.

Jennifer Baker, PsyD MFT

Dr. Jennifer Baker is a licensed clinical psychologist and marriage and family therapist. She is the Founder and Executive Director of Good Dads. From 2003-2011 she provided leadership for two large federal grants serving persons living in 29 counties in…