Meet the staff.

Katina & Brian Mays


Katina, Director and founder of the Restoration Center, is a wife and mother of four and helps her husband with their farm.  She currently works as an Administrative Secretary in forensics at Western Mentlal Health Institute. 

As Family Readiness Group Leader for the National Guard, Katina organizes many functions for the care, wellness and deployment of our troops. 

She also has previous experience as an Asst. Victim Witness/Domestic Violence Coordinator.  She has worked in ministry 14 years.  God has gifted her with serving and encouraging others.


Brian Mays, Officer, currently works as an Asst. Principal for Bolivar Middle School in Hardeman County. Brian has been employed with the school system over 20 years as a football coach for Hardeman County schools and youth leagues. Brian has helped organize and overseen many successful events to help further our community. Brian has a Bachelor Degree in Business from University of Mississippi and a Master in Education from Freed Hardeman University. He also completed his Ed.S. at Freed Hardeman University. He is currently working on obtaining his doctorate from the University of MS. He has worked in ministry 20 years. God has truly gifted Brian with serving and compassion. 

Anntionette Griggs

Assistant Director

"Tonet" as most friends call her, is a native of Bolivar, TN. She graduated Bolivar Central High School in 1984. She attended college at University of Tennessee Martin until 1987. She is a single mother of 5 (five) adopted children that she loves deeply.

She is currently employed at the Hardeman County Clerk's office where she has been for the past 11.5 years, as a deputy clerk. She is a minister of the Gospel. She currently serves as a youth leader and the administrator of her church. She has also functioned in other positions in the ministry such as media operator and Sunday school teacher. She has a vision of restoring the bridge between the church and community and breaking racial, gender, social and religious barriers. She has teamed with other church members to create events like the Family Fun Fest, West Tennessee Sweet Sound and Kingdom Runway to began to restore the bridge in our community. She is a team player and she loves to help people to enhance and succeed in every opportunity that is given to them. She truly loves God and people!

Kandi Young


 Manager at Save-a-Lot 19yrs. Tax preparer for 18 years and Co-owner of H&R Block on West Market St. in Bolivar, TN.

​Tina & Patrick Coleman


Tina, co-founder of Restoration Center, is a wife and mother of two. She is a retired District Administrative Assistant and Trainer for a major hardware retailer. Trained in Evangelism Explosion with last ranking as a lieutenant, she finds this training along with life experiences to be the most helpful in her life and in helping others. She has worked with teens in ministry for the past 15 years. She has a passion for Christ and a passion to see people live to their fullest potential. 

Patrick Coleman, District Sales Manager with Stanley Black & Decker also serves in ministry. He is the part-time high school youth minister at Dixie Hills Baptist church. He has been working with teenagers for the past 15 years as well as successully raising his own.  

JoAnna Hardwood


JoAnna is married with seven children and two grandchildren. She has been a tax preparer for 22 years. Supervisor of 75 nurses as a staffing supervisor. Co-owner of H & R Block on West Market St. in Bolivar, TN  

Restoration Center is a non-profit 501(c)3 public charity