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.


Debbie Kessler

Warehouse Manager

Carla Talamantes

Office Administrator

Dorthea Sexton

Client Services

Fabian Rodriguez

Program Coordinator / Intern

Board of Directors


Gene Thompson

Attorney at Law


Ray Marvin

T.D. Williamson


Lisa Prescott

OSU Prevention Programs


Debbie DuBois

Spirit Bank

Past President

Tess Schroeder

Prosperity Bank

Mallary Alsup-Goforth
Occidental Petroleum Corporation
Pablo Ascencio
Senor Pablo Restaurant
Dunia Ascencio
Senor Pablo Restaurant
Debra Funk
Youth Services of Creek County
Steven Funk
Fraternal Order of Police
Bill Johnston
Maxwell Lewis
Natalia Teale
Sapulpa High School