Stacy became our Director of Voluntary Service in 2009. She has a passion for people, service, and education. Her previous work included full time ministry and music education. Her vision is to recruit, train and develop independent volunteers to help carry out the mission of The Salvation Army in Palm Beach County.
Frankie works out of the West Palm Beach Corps. We all know Frankie as our Bandmaster – he has served as bandmaster in The Salvation Army in Jamaica and here in the USA for some 40 years. He worked as a Music Educator for over 23 years with the School District of Palm Beach County and retired from H.L. Johnson Elementary school in Royal Palm Beach in 2018. Since retiring from the school district, he has served as the Music Director for The Salvation Army of Palm Beach County.
Frankie enjoys working with children, teaching, and playing music, and traveling to visit family and friends here in the USA, Jamaica and Canada.
Dr. Marangos comes to The Salvation Army of Palm Beach County with over 40 years of experience in management and development. During his career, he has served as consultant for many companies, providing education and fundraising advice.
Frank’s favorite place to visit is Maui, and he enjoys fly fishing in his spare time.
Bruce Garabrant was born and raised in Levittown, NY and has lived in Jupiter, FL for 15 years. He has three children with his wife Heather: a son and daughter in college and a nine-year-old son. He has worked in retail since age 20, starting at Custom Shop Shirtmakers. He is now “Doing the Most Good” with The Salvation Army and is excited to be a part of such a great organization. He feels blessed to work with an amazing team at the West Palm Beach and Lake Worth Family Stores.
Dr. Easley comes to us with 19 years of work experience with 15 years of management experience. By holding many degrees and certificates, he brings leadership, management, planning and a vision to The Salvation Army Northwest Community Center. James loves to spend time with his wife, children and grandchildren, at home, the park, the beach or the pool.
Pam has been an employee of The Salvation Army since 1993. Her career spans both the corrections and social service departments in Fort Myers and West Palm Beach, FL. Pam’s tenure with The Salvation Army includes service as a resident technician, employment specialist, case manager, unit manager and now as Director of Social Services. While employed with The Salvation Army she earned her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice. She is also a veteran of the United States Air Force, having served four years on active duty. During her employment with The Salvation Army, she re-entered the military, serving part-time in the Florida Army National Guard, where she finished her 20 years of service. She is now helping other veterans, individuals, and families with a variety of programs and services for The Salvation Army of Palm Beach County.
Lieutenant Crystal Porter and her husband, Lt. Jeremy Porter, have served as Corps Officers and Pastors since 2018. This is her first assignment since leaving the Officers Training College in Atlanta, Florida. Prior to becoming a Salvation Army Officer, she managed an insurance agency. She then worked as the Christian Education Director at The Salvation Army in Fort Myers. She and her husband have three children. What she loves most about being a Salvation Army officer is participating in God’s plan for redemption, restoration, and reconciliation in people’s lives.
Lieutenant Jeremy Porter and his wife, Lt. Crystal Porter, have served as Corps Officers and Pastors since 2018. This is his first assignment since leaving the Officers Training College in Atlanta, Florida. Prior to becoming a Salvation Army Officer, he served in the United States Air Force for 12 years. He also worked for The Salvation Army in Fort Myers in various positions including life skills instructor, human resources, and homeless outreach. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Human Resources. He and his wife have three children. What he loves most about being a Salvation Army officer is participating in God’s plan for redemption, restoration and reconciliation in people’s lives.
Lieutenant Juliana Mason her husband, Captain Brandon Mason, serve as Corps Officers and Pastors at the West Palm Beach Corps. This is her first appointment, having recently graduated from The Salvation Army’s Training College in Atlanta. Before that she was a journalist for several community newspapers in Central Florida and Tampa Bay. She earned her bachelor’s degrees in journalism and Spanish from the University of Texas at Austin. She and her husband have three children.
Captain Brandon Mason and his wife, Lt. Juliana Mason, serve as Corps Officers and Pastors at the West Palm Beach Corps. Previously, he has served in the youth ministry department at Divisional Headquarters in Tampa and was responsible for child maltreatment response and education at Territorial Headquarters in Atlanta. He also worked as a preschool and high school teacher prior to seminary. He earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Central Florida. He and his wife have three children, and they are blessed to be in West Palm Beach.