Our current leaders have been volunteering in their communities for many years, and they bring with them an incredible ability to lead, inspire and care for those that need it.
With over 50 years of volunteer experience among them, our leaders provide Jeeps 4 Jesus with the inspiration and direction to keep the organization moving forward and expanding in new areas based on our community's needs.
E. Robert Swartz, Jr., Founder
Robert is an ordained Minister that has served as Minister of Worship, Music and Youth at a number of churches in Knoxville, Maryland and Louisiana. He received a B.S. in Education from the University of Tennessee in 1987 and an M.S. in Education in 1989. He bought his first CJ-3B in 1974 and has had 9 Jeeps since that time. He currently owns a 2008 JK. His vision for Jeeps 4 Jesus began in 1980. Robert retired from teaching in the Baltimore County school system in 2007.
Sarah Bourque, Executive Director: Manages the Non-profit by coordinating efforts and communication between the Board, Officers, Committees and Members. Manages all legal documentation with or without attorney consultation. Prepares and files proper state and local requirements for the business to operate.
Vicki Swartz, Treasurer: Manages Finances of Jeeps4Jesus and maintains bookkeeping of our organization.
Mack McCallister & Amanda Dickens, Fund raising/Grant Writing Coordinators: Leads fund raising and/or grant writing efforts of the organization. Works with the Ministry Coordinators to understand the material needs of the organization. Promotes J4J with other individuals and outside organizations to raise awareness.
Chad Davis, Transportation Ministry Coordinator: Leads and manages the coordination of transportation assistance. Coordinates with the Red Cross, Hospitals, Baptist Association and others to provide vehicle transportation or other type of assistance in severe weather. Mobile meal delivery and transporting a doctor to the hospital are just a few examples. Prepares and maintains a list of member volunteers and available times that members can participate.