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Tom Flaim

Founder & Board Chairman

Tom is the visionary that brought Water at Work Ministry to life. He is a civil engineer by training and also a serial entrepreneur, inventor, and philanthropist. He is CEO of Greenlight, LLC and is the author of Thirsty for Christ and Through Sacrifice: Freedom.


Jim Cusick

Board President

Jim is the VP of Platform & Technology at SAP America. He is responsible for database and analytics software license sales. He is extremely dedicated to Water at Work Ministry and currently serves as our Board President.


Tim Fenbert

Chief Financial Officer

Tim has been serving as Water at Work Ministry's Chief Financial Officer since the beginning. He is now President of LeaderGov, which provides leadership development for local businesses throughout Georgia. He also provides great spiritual guidance for our group.

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Julie Philpott

Board Member

Julie serves as our event coordinator and has served in various leadership roles as a volunteer over the past 23 years through her church, including as an elder. She is gifted in administration and has a strong desire to help others.


Melissa Preston

Board Member

Melissa is an entrepreneur and award winning CPA with over 20 years of experience in the financial industry. She owns her own accounting and tax firm in Atlanta and loves serving small businesses and non-profit organizations.


Lesley Heath

Board Member

Lesley has a background in non-profit development and management in the Atlanta area. She now serves locally at Perimeter Church, her children’s school and the area cooperative ministry. While new to Water at Work Ministry, she has always had a heart for international development and ministry.

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Kevin McAdams

Board Member

Kevin brings 30 years of experience as a CFO, CPA, and has a proven track record of improving financial performance and building world-class finance and accounting organizations. He currently is the CFO at Aptean.

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Matthew Bullard

Board Member

Matthew has been serving as the Director of Christian Education and Missions at Parkway Presbyterian Church since 2010. He holds a BA in Biblical Studies from King College and brings an energetic level of creativity to the board.


Ron & Renee Parker

Board Members

Ron and Renee have been long-time supporters of Water at Work Ministry and the mission of clean, safe water to people in need. Ron retired from the EPA and previously worked in Africa, India and Indonesia on water and sanitation projects. Renee was a project manager for the federal government’s construction projects. They are enjoying their recent retirement in sunny Florida.


Jean & Tracy Joseph

Board Members

Since 2020, Jean and Tracy have been our matching donors for our Giving Tuesday every November with the hope to be a catalyst for others. They have a heart for this part of the world given that Jean’s family is from Haiti and many
of the people Water at Work Ministry serves are displaced Haitians.


Spencer Flaim

Board Member

Spencer brings nearly a decade of engineering experience to the Board. While he served as the Owner of Rocking Door Pulls for eleven years, he currently is employed as an Applications Engineer at DEUTZ Corporation. Spencer is also son to Water at Work Ministry Founder, Tom Flaim.


Tyler Flaim

Board Member

While Tyler led a successful sales career for over eight years, currently he is employed as a Customer Success Manager at Darktrace, a cyber security company. Tyler is also son to Water at Work Ministry Founder, Tom Flaim.

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