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.

Our Mission

Following Jesus, Flourish STANDS with neighbors in need, pursues HEALING through relationships of reconciliation, and INVESTS in economic and leadership development.

Our Vision

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. 

Get Involved

Want to know more about Flourish and how to get connected as a volunteer or supporter? Contact us at info@flourishcdc.org or by phone 417-450-4438


Wayne Thompson

Executive Director

Wayne leads Flourish as the Executive Director. In this role, he provides organizational leadership in developing programs, strategic business partnerships, fundraising and outreach plans.

Contact Wayne. 


Camille Price

PROGRAM Director

Camille leads Flourish as the Program Director. In this role, she connects people with Flourish programs including Jobs for Life, the Coach House, Boundaries classes and much more. 

Contact Camille at camille@flourishcdc.org


Jason Leininger

president 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.

Contact Jason


Flourish Board


As a non-profit organization, Flourish is lead by a board. The following individuals are on the 2023 board. 

• Tressa Moyle
• Lisa Street
• Kimberly Hammons
• Jessica Kruse (not pictured)

• Stan Siemens
• Terrell Barkett
• Keith Breithaupt
• Jason Leininger - President
• Wayne Thompson