2020 CSF Board Members
Diana Dodd is a native of Tennessee and a military spouse of 21 years. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has two busy girls and in addition to caring for them, she enjoys supporting other military families as a Soldier and Family Readiness Group Senior Advisor and an Army Community Service Instructor.
Having seen the difficulties many of her fellow military spouses encounter trying
to complete their degrees due to frequent moves and deployments, she is excited about the opportunity to help them achieve their goals through the Combined Scholarship Fund.
Sarah is an Army spouse of 7 years. She was born and raised in Tennessee. She holds a Bachelor and Masters degrees in Accounting both from the University of Tennessee at Martin. She has 11 years of accounting experience and is now a stay at home mom to two little boys. She is excited to volunteer with CSF!
Marcy is an Army Spouse of 11 years and is a proud mom of two boys and two pups. Marcy holds a Bachelors and Masters degrees in Business Management from the University of North Dakota. She hails from Minnesota and enjoys cooking, camping, traveling and has a passion for volunteering and giving back to the community.
Marci is a military spouse of 16 years. She holds a Bachelors of Arts in Mathematics from Carson Newman University. She was born and raised in Georgia and is the mother of two boys. Marci works as a personal trainer and a group fitness instructor at various gyms on Fort Riley.
Charitable Donations/Fundraising Chair
Sandi is a military spouse of 19 years. She holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Elementary Education with a minor in Psychology from the University of Rhode Island. Sandi also holds a Master of Arts in Elementary Reading & Literacy. She is the proud mom of three energetic boys. Promoting literacy education is important to Sandi, so she is looking forward to serving on the CSF board.
Bobbie is the Management Assistant for the Midwest Regional Network Enterprise Center. She has a Associates Degree in Business Administration and is a Certified Party Planner and Bridal Consultant. She's also a former Department of the Army CORE Instructor for ACS and Army Family Team Building. Bobbie is born and raised in Hawaii and is the spouse of a retired Army Soldier of 23 years, and they have 3 adult children and 10 grandchildren.
Tiffany is an Army spouse of 15 years. She is from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice from Northwestern State University. Tiffany is a proud mother of three wonderful boys. She enjoys volunteering as a Soldier Family Readiness Group Advisor, Master Resilience Trainer and youth football coach. She is pleased to serve on the CSF board this year.
Julie is an Army spouse of 12 years. She holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She is a proud mom of two. She is excited to volunteer with CSF this year.
Tarshea is from North Carolina and has been an Army spouse for 14 years. She is a
licensed cosmetologist and she also holds a Bachelor of Business Administration
degree from the University of Management and Technology. She is a dedicated
mother to her three children and she enjoys giving her time and support to soldiers
and their families as a Soldier and Family Readiness Group Senior Advisor. She also enjoys helping at schools and at church. Tarshea is delighted to be a part of the CSF board this year.
Melissa is grateful to be able to serve as the Senior Advisor for the CSF. She has been affiliated with the military since 1994 having served six years on active duty and two in the reserves all at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Now as a spouse Melissa supports her husband Ted and their four children. She says, "Fort Riley and the community here have been nothing but helpful to our family. Our time in Kansas has been a true blessing." While here Melissa has taken advantage of the close proximity to K-State and will finish her Master's Degree in May 2020.