Shirley Dees-Gray joined Fathers & Families Support Center in 2009 with over 28 years of accounting and database management experience in the corporate industries. For the last 14 years, she has been a member of the FFSC executive team and Chief Financial Officer overseeing the accounting & finance components of the agency. Her education includes a Bachelor of Science in accounting from Alabama A&M University, Normal, AL and a Master of Management from Fontbonne University, Clayton, MO. She is an active member of Trinity Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. Other affiliations include the Order of Eastern Star (OES) and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. (AKA). She enjoys traveling, reading and sewing. Shirley loves family and has been married to James Gray for 37 years.