what is flourish?Flourish is a non-profit, community development corporation, based in Springfield, Missouri. We partner with local community services organizations, churches, government agencies and local businesses to make difference in our local community.
Following Jesus, Flourish STANDS with neighbors in need, pursues HEALING through relationships of reconciliation, and INVESTS in economic and leadership development.
As a new community development corporation, based out of Springfield, Missouri, Flourish will endeavor to reach new people and new places, coming alongside and working in such a way that those who encounter it will declare, we love our lives, our neighborhood, our neighbors!
The Flourish leadership team includes an active board as well as staff who focus on operating specific programs.
Wayne ThompsonExecutive Director
Wayne leads Flourish as the Interim Executive Director. In this role, he provides organizational leadership in developing programs, strategic business partnerships, fundraising and outreach plans.
Becca YantzPROGRAM Director
Becca serves as the Program Director for Flourish. In this role she provides leadership for many outreach programs including the Food Pantry, Coach House and more.
Jason Leiningerpresident of the board
Jason serves as the president of the Flourish board has been formative in the development of this new local organization, its mission, vision and future plans.
As a non-profit organization, Flourish is lead by a board. The following individuals are on the 2021 board.
• Keith Breithaupt
• Stan Siemens
• Kimberly Hammons
• Jessica Kruse
• Tressa Moyle
• Lisa Street
• Wayne Thompson
• Jason Leininger - President
• Mary Decker - Secretary/Treasurer