Welcome New Board Member Valerie Gallagher

Nonprofit new board member
Our newest board member, Valerie Gallagher (shown with volunteer daughter Emma and husband Hugh) looks forward to assisting Furnish with Love conduct the fun and important events involved in raising money and preparing for installations.

Valerie Gallagher has enjoyed several careers. After ten years in the world of finance, she left commercial banking to stay at home with her daughter. She served in many volunteer positions and eventually returned to school to earn a Masters Degree in Instructional Design and Technology. She currently serves as Curriculum Manager for the University of Tennessee.

Valerie has been described as a "Jill-of-All-Trades": she likes learning new things and meeting people. Valerie is passionate about her surroundings and has a deep understanding of how they affect an individual's mindset. She looks forward to working with FWL and bringing beauty, peace and opportunity to as many people as possible.