Ked Frank – Founder / President National Refuge for Women

 

Ked is the Founder/President of Refuge for Women. Ked is a graduate of Mount Vernon Nazarene University and is currently working on a counseling degree at Liberty University. Ked spent two and a half years working in a men's recovery facility in southern Ohio before serving on staff at Southland Christian Church. He has been married to Michelle for 15 years and has two children, Nathaniel and Julianna.


Jade Cook – Financial Manager

 

Jade was the Bookkeeper and Administrative assistant at Refuge for Women for 2 years before becoming the Financial Manager. She was born and raised in Lexington, KY. After graduating from high school, she attended UK, where she fell more in love with Christ through attending the Christian Student Fellowship. After joining the staff there in 2003, she quickly realized she had a heart for ministry and non-profits. Helping women out of the sex industry was a burden on her heart, and she had already been volunteering with Bruised Reed at Southland Christian Church for almost 2 years. Jade and her husband have 3 daughters.


Nicole Webb - chief operations officer

 

Nicole is the National Operations Director for Refuge for Women. She is a graduate of University of Kentucky with a degree in Electrical Engineering. Nicole’s previous work experience includes engineering and operations management in the Imaging and Solutions Industry. She also served as a leader in Celebrate Recovery and is currently on the Advisory Board for Young Women LEAD. Nicole and her husband Michael live in Kentucky. They have two children, Jayme and Jessica, and a daughter-in-love, Stephanie.


National Board Members:

  • Bud Simon - Chairman
  • Rockie Mason - Treasurer
  • Carson Castleman - Secretary
  • David Diers
  • Jill Hawk
  • Stan Cave