April 30, 2021

UFC Selects New Executive Director


We are pleased to announce the selection of Johnny M. Sellers as the new executive director for Upstate Fatherhood Coalition. Sellers is a veteran of the United States Army, both active and reserve. His educational background includes studies in family and consumer science, nonprofit management, and human services. He is a Board-Certified Practitioner in Human Services and is currently a candidate for a Doctor of Ministry degree from Hood Theological Seminary.

"It is humbling to be joining such a life-changing organization! I am excited to work alongside our Board of Directors and this team of dedicated professionals working to empower the lives of fathers and families here in the Upstate,” said Sellers. “I look forward to us building stronger relationships with the community, with our partners/stakeholders, and with the UFC Family, all the while ensuring that serving our fathers and families will always be our mission."

Sellers is a native of Bennettsville, SC. He is married to Kendra Speed-Sellers and they have three daughters: Jayla, Kenade, and Kadence.

Good luck, Mr. Sellers!