Exile International
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3534 West End Ave
Nashville, TN 37205
Organization Details

Board Chair

Board Chair Samantha Burgess
Company Affiliation Kinga Consulting
Term July 2020 to July 2024

Board of Directors

Board Members
Name Affiliation Status
Samantha Burgess Kinga Consulting Voting
Jeannie Cagle Voting
Chelsea Lernihan MIGMIR Fund Voting
Jake Morris Lipscomb University Department of Psychology Voting
Shelton Taguma Forgotten Voices International Voting
Matthew Wiliams Exile International Exofficio
Bethany Williams The Trilogy Group & Exile International Exofficio

Advisory Board Members
Name Affiliation Status
Mr. Mike Cagle PhD Impact Stewardship Resources, Inc.
Mr. John Foley Retired
Mr. Skip Franklin Brandston, Chantimage & Castle Artist
Mr. Josh Graves Otter Creek Church
Mr. Jonathan Merkh Simon & Schuster
Mrs. Michelle York Community Volunteer


Board Term Lengths 1.00 years
Board Term Limits 3
Board Meeting Attendance % 90%
Does the organization have written Board Selection Criteria? Yes
Does the organization have a written Conflict of Interest Policy? Yes
Percentage Making Monetary Contributions 75%
Percentage of Board Members making In-Kind Contributions 75%
Does the Board include Client Representation? Info Not Provided
Number of Full Board Meetings Annually 4

Standing Committees


CEO/Executive Director/Board Comments

Exile International's board of directors are passionate about restoring and empowering war-affected children. All EI board of directors attend quarterly meetings and are actively engaged in furthering the EI's mission through: personal contribution of resources (financial, relational, time and talent), governing oversight and strategic counsel to further EI's impact on children's lives.In 2012, Exile International developed and launched an advisory board. This board consists of committed advocates and leaders using their time, skills and expertise to bring restoration to rescued child soldiers and war-affected children.