Meet The Team


Dr. Camille Teale
Executive Director

Dr. Camille Teale has served as the Executive Director of Caring Community Friends since March 2017. Her passion for serving individuals and families has inspired a wide-range of sustainable programs and social innovations focused on reducing the impact of poverty. She is active on a number of coalitions including the Tulsa Food Security Council, Creek County Long Term Recovery Group, Hunger Free Oklahoma, Creek County Community Partnership, Sapulpa Ministerial Alliance, Tulsa Area United Way, and Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma. She loves collaborating with community agencies, businesses, and individuals to address complex social issues.


Allison Lilly

Assistant Director

Debbie Kessler

Warehouse Manager

Dorthea Sexton

Client Services

Board of Directors


Ray Marvin

T.D. Williamson


Mallary Alsup-Goforth

Occidental Petroleum Corporation


Lisa Prescott

OSU Prevention Programs


Debbie DuBois

Spirit Bank

Past President

Gene Thompson

Creek County Law

Eric Beeson
Webco Industries

Debra Funk
Youth Services of Creek County

Steven Funk
Fraternal Order of Police

Cindy McGuire
First United Bank

Keri Palacios
Creek County Law

Brenda Smith
Green Hill Funeral Home