Board of Directors
Our team of professionals who work together to ensure Grace Haven has all of the necessary tools to fulfill its mission.
Jay Porter - Board Chairman
Jay Porter is professional and passionate about making a difference in our community, while caring for others. He believes assisting families and children is one of the best ways to support the future and make a brighter tomorrow for everyone.
Jay is the Vice President of People Transformation, and Associate Digital Connection at Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
Ryan Miller - Board Treasurer
Ryan was himself adopted from South America (Bogota), after living in an orphanage. His parents came from Maryland to adopt him at 13 months and brought him to his forever home. As a result of the life changing power of adoption in his own life, Ryan feels it is his calling to give back to families and children that face similar circumstances.
He currently works for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc for 22 years and is currently Director, Talent Architecture.
Bryan is a parent who walk the journey of adoption himself. After facing challenges and receiving help from Grace Haven, he decided to join the team and do all he could to help others facing similar trials.
Bryan is a National Retail Indirect Account Manager at Verizon.
Ashley and her husband Tim, serve as a foster family within the Northwest Arkansas community. Ashley is passionate about and has dedicated most of her adult life to causes that uplift God's creatures from helplessness to hope. She has devoted much of her life to those that could not take care of themselves, working with organizations that support both children and animals.