Family Now International was incorporated in 2013 and is a registered 501c3.
The team of Family Now is being built to serve our community:
Josie and Allen Mlendough, FounderTeam
Josie Mlendough, Program Director
Wife of an amazing and very supportive husband and mother of four beautiful children. I experienced and understand firsthand the challenges and difficulties of blended marriages and family life. My own experiences drive my passion to learn and help others. I coach couples who are dating, engaged, married (single and blended family) and the whole family unit including kids and youth. I have 15+ years of experience coaching.
My certifications include: Professional Life Coach Institute (ICF recognized), Married Life (boot camp), Engaged Facilitator’s/Leaders Training, and the Prepare-Enrich Coach and Facilitator Certification. Couples that participate in sessions with my Prepare-Enrich curriculum will receive a discount on their marriage license at their local county court when they complete the training with me.
My bachelor’s degree is in Counseling and Human Services, and my Associate's degree is in Organizations Management. In the past, I 've worked with troubled teens, and with intensive family intervention teams as a paraprofessional/case manager teaching life skills and behavioral management skills. I look forward to connecting, interacting, educating and empowering you and your loved ones.
Monica Piggott, Director of Latinos Programs
Born in Panama, Monica speaks fluent Spanish that enables me to work with the Latino Community, I work for a non-profit organization as a Lay counselor and health educator
Monica founded and operates, One-On-One Relationship, an organization that works with individuals, couples, and families by impacting their lives to build healthy relationships.
She is certified in 9 different curricula by the Georgia Center of Opportunity to facilitate family-focused programs.
Henrietta Acolatse - Non-Profit Board Advisor
Henrietta is a nonprofit consultant with over 18 years of experience, with high approval and recommendation ratings. She has been working in the humanitarian field for over 20 years. Mrs. Acolatse has helped children and families in over 7 countries with life-essential tools that help them more connected to society. She is married with 4 children and her passion is putting God first in her life.
I believe that Family Now is essential as I have benefited from the coaching first-hand. I am passionate about growing this organization to help others since it has strongly impacted me.
Adrianne Kizito - Advisor
I believe that knowledge IS power and its very important to me to help educate the community about the importance & value of homeownership, becoming & maintaining creditworthiness and leaving something for the generations to come. I have over 30 years of customer relations experience. I'm an active real estate Broker with over 15 years in the industry representing buyers, seller & investors.
Lonitta Prichett - Board member
Alice Massaquoi - Liberia Mission Director