Get to Know Our Team
Dr. Rosalind C. Harris, Executive Director
In May 2011, she was invited to serve as a facilitator for the faith-based counseling and training curriculum of the Joint Commission on Chaplain Accreditation and Education. Dr. Harris has served as a member of the Department of Family Protective Services Child Abuse Task Force, and as a Blue Sunday Chairperson and given the Halo Award by Blue Sunday Founder Janet Magee for her commitment to San Antonio’s Annual Blue Sunday Event.
She served as a member of the Heart Gallery, Department of Family Protective Services Disproportionality Board, and the Blue Ribbon Task Force. Collaborated with Bexar County Community Resources Coordination Group, Voices for Children, George Gervin Center, San Antonio Fighting Back, Inc and Communities Empowering Youth (CEY) Coalition of Faith-Based and Community Based Nonprofits. With CEY, served as the Lead Trainer for instruction in nonprofit organizational and program development.
Under the hat of “Minister Harris,” she has served in youth ministry for 27 years and is an ordained minister serving as Youth Director at Covenant Community Church in San Antonio until March 2014. She is also the Community Youth Pastor of the Inspiration Center for youth seeking spirituality through Christianity. Her commitment to serving youth and their families is unshakable. Minister Harris often jokes of becoming the oldest Youth Pastor until God calls her home.
Dr. Harris is married to her best friend, Lt Col (Ret) Lionel Harris, Jr, and together they have two children, five grandchildren, one grand dog and a love of traveling. During their season of almost 30 years of military service they have been to over forty countries and still counting!
Her tag line: “Only the Creator can heal His Creation; anything else is a band-aid fix.”
Her favorite Scriptures: Ephesian 3:20 and Proverbs 3: 5-6
SICYC, INC Dba THE INSPIRATION CENTER BOARD
Jennifer Wagoner-Gates, Chairman
Lionel E. Harris, Jr., Vice-Chairman*
Belinda Evans, Secretary
Eddie Knighten, Treasurer
Christopher Evans, Member
Russell Freeman, Member
Roberta Castenada, Member
La Juana Chambers Lawson, Member
Emeritus Board Founders
Inspiration Center Fundraising Team
Inspiration Center Contractors
Barbara White, Data Specialist
Elizabeth Muniz, Bookkeeper
Roberta Castenada, Counselor
Lionel Harris Jr, Ops Director
Our Board of Directors have a combined total of over 100 years in Military and Civilian service. One of our Board of Directors also serve on the *Disabled Veterans National Foundation Board and are members of their Executive Committee.