Amy McCollum

Amy is Eagle Ranch’s Grant Writer and Development Administrator. Amy keeps up with all things related to the quality and integrity of our donor records and gifts. In addition, she helps with events, volunteer days, tours and pretty much anything else that needs a little TLC or extra attention! Amy attended the University of Georgia…

John Shackelford

Joining Eagle Ranch as Executive Director in July 2021, John Shackelford is responsible for oversight of the Ranch’s business operations. Prior to Eagle Ranch, John spent 10 years at Chick-fil-A in the corporate Marketing department. In his most recent role, he led Chick-fil-A’s Brand Planning team, responsible for the communications planning and marketing of new…

Deidre Edmonds

Deidre Edmonds joined Eagle Ranch in June 2021 as our Administrative Assistant for the Administration building.  Raised in Conyers, Georgia, she went to Georgia Tech and earned her B.S. in Management.  She spent many years working in the NFL with the Atlanta Falcons and the Jacksonville Jaguars on the Football Operations side of the business. …

Bob Baker

Baker holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Auburn and a BBA in Accounting from Lamar University. Baker is a CPA who worked in public accounting before switching to the private sector and working as a corporate controller. He and his wife came to Eagle Ranch in June 2001 to become Houseparents. In March…

Steve Watts

Steve enthusiastically joined Eagle Ranch after decades of experience as a CPA and consultant for a variety of businesses, organizations and local governments. He also gave personal time to mentor teens and lead and teach a Christian Learning Center for public school students. Steve served in the administration of two world mission organizations and has…

Andy Nelson

In his role as Director of Spiritual Life, Nelson is responsible for spiritual outreach to children and families served by the Ranch, including program development, pastoral care, and discipleship. He also provides support and guidance to Eagle Ranch staff. Prior to Eagle Ranch, Nelson was the Student Ministry Pastor and part of the teaching team…