As Executive Director, Hollie Bruce strives to ensure that Newgate’s evolving programs and services are relevant and useful to those they serve, and she is wholly invested in the philosophy that all individuals deserve to be treated with dignity and respect.
In her role as Mission Manager for Newgate Mission, Demetria Anderson enjoys assisting community members improve their lives for the better. She is on the board of Connecting The Community and is a mother and foster mother. Demetria previously worked in childcare and social services.
Rev. Romnie Scott
Rev. Romnie Scott was appointed Newgate Mission’s Worship Director in 2016 by the Texas Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church. She coordinates all Newgate’s worship activities and assists with its many community projects. Rev. Scott also serves as Associate Pastor at First United Methodist Church in Longview.
Brenda Liverman, Newgate’s administrative assistant, is dedicated to serving others and demonstrates that through her duties at Newgate. Her long association with the Mission began in 2006, and she has served as a board member, volunteer, and staff member.
Prior to becoming Newgate’s Financial Coordinator, Robin’s background was focused on assisting seniors and their families to transition from a home environment to a senior living environment. Upon retirement, Robin worked part-time at First Christian Church before joining the staff at Newgate Mission.
Kristi Bogle-Sherman, President
The Bogle Group
Casey Goolsby, Vice President
Boon, Calk, Echols, Coleman & Goolsby
Billy Mullins, Treasurer
David Reed, Secretary
Eastman Chemical Co.
Texas Iron and Steel
Benchmark Family Services
Ward, Smith & Hill, PLLC
Killough Land & Title, Inc.
Diamond H Services, Inc.
Jason Jones Allstate
Texas State Technical College
Ellie Bee’s Gifts
Cummins Power Generation
Christus Medical Center
Ex Officio Members
Hollie Bruce, Executive Director
Demetria Anderson, Mission Director
Rev. Romnie Scott, Worship Director
James Wilson, Immediate Past President
Robin Foster, Finance Coordinator
Marty Vaughan, UMC District Representative