Northeast Mississippi Office
Northeast Program Specialist Angie Owen joined BBBS as a Program Coordinator for Community and Site Based Programs in 2002. She works with all facets of the entire BBBS program in her area. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri-St. Louis with a Bachelor's Degree in English. While at the University she also worked on her Master's in Adult Education. She is a member of the largest Civitan Organization in the United States. She is married to Don and has three children. She is currently a big sister and has had three "Littles" during her tenure with BBBS. She recently celebrated the birth of her first grandchild. She loves working for BBBS and says, "Every day is a rewarding adventure."
To reach Angie - [email protected] or call (662) 687-1299.
Ginger Tatum Mann
Ginger Tatum Mann is the program specialist for Lee/Itawamba counties in our Northeast Mississippi Office. She Lives in Guntown, has two daughters (Kendall and Kayce) and 1 granddaughter (Ava Kate Marie) who just turned 1. She has two Bachelor of Arts Degrees, the first in Youth Leadership (Lee University) and her second in Social Science with Education.
She is married to Michael Mann who is the Pastor at Mathiston Church of God in Mathiston, Mississippi where she teaches the Young Adults Sunday School Classes. She is originally from Knoxville, Tennessee but has lived in Mississippi for over 30 years. She is looking forward to working for Big Brothers Big Sisters because as she puts it, "I love working with Children, they are my passion!"
To reach Ginger - [email protected] or call (662) 687-1532.
Michael Harvey is a Program Specialist in our Metro Jackson Office. He is from Terry Mississippi and is married with 3 children. He has a background in working with kids through the Boy Scouts of America where he served as a Senior District Executive for 6 years. He also served as a Resident Service Coordinator for 4 years with Preservation Management Inc. and says, “I am truly glad to be working with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mississippi to help with the positive advancement of our youth.”
To reach Michael - [email protected] or call (601) 213-8872.
Rhonda Hurston is a new Program Specialist assigned to the Jackson Metro Office. She currently lives in Jackson and received her Bachelor’s from Mississippi State University.
She brings ten years worth of experience working as a mentor and volunteer with several local community programs. Rhonda is looking forward to working with Big Brothers Big Sisters and truly believes, “Connectedness and community involvement are essential for healthy, happy children and the advancement of families.”
To reach Rhonda - [email protected] or call (601) 955-5574
Nancy has been with Big Brothers Big Sisters for ten years in our Pinebelt Regional Office. Before that, she taught school for 28 years in the Petal School District. She has two degrees the first in music and a masters degree in counseling and psychology. She has taught every grade level, including a year at William Carey University.
She was our Program Specialist of the Year in 2016. She said, “This was a complete surprise and a wonderful honor.”
To reach Nancy - [email protected] or call (601) 549-1835.