Meet our dedicated staff
Charlotte Bowers Cunningham
Executive Director & Construction Manager
She loves what Habitat stands for, helping families become self-sufficient.
If you would like her to speak at your civic club meetings or church, please reach out to her via email or phone. Her cell number is 865-591-6189.
Charlotte is also a Roane County Commissioner representing District 4 which includes the west end of Oak Ridge and the Roane County part of Oliver Springs.
Oak Ridge ReStore Manager
Home Services Director and HR
Laura Christenbury is currently serving as the Home Services Director for Clinch River Habitat for Humanity now serving Anderson and Roane Counties.
Laura was born and raised in Oak Ridge. She graduated from Oak Ridge High School, attended Centre College, and did her graduate studies at the College of Charleston.
She is a retired school teacher with 30 years experience. Laura realized that her career in community service was not over yet. She felt that her path was continuing by serving others as the Home Services Director with Clinch River Habitat for Humanity.
In her free time, she enjoys visiting her three children and her sassy granddaughter.
Laura is a firm believer in the pursuit of equal housing opportunities for all citizens. Our program encourages and supports all who seek homeownership without barriers based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin.
Clinch River Habitat for Humanity is an ecumenical ministry that builds and repair homes while working with diverse individuals, organizations, and other community members to serve others.
Grants and funding
She is excited to be here at Habitat and hopes to impact the organization and its beneficiaries by providing additional funding for new construction and home repairs!
Only the Best
A Hand Up Not a Hand Out
Founded in 1992, Clinch River Habitat for Humanity is an ecumenical ministry that builds simple, decent and affordable houses with participating families; working with diverse individuals, organizations, and faith communities to serve others.
From Our Director
” Habitat for Humanity’s vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Our mission is to put God’s love into action by bringing people together to build homes, communities and hope. “
– Charlotte Bowers Cunningham
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ReStore Oak Ridge
Address: 105 Randolph Rd, Oak Ridge TN 37830
Phone: 865 483 5433
Tuesday 9:30 - 5:00
Wednesday 9:30 - 5:00
Thursday 9:30 - 5:00
Friday 9:30 - 5:00
Saturday 9:30 - 4:00
Closed Sunday & Monday
Address: 103 First St, Kingston TN 37763
Phone: 865 483 5433
Tuesday 10:00 - 5:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 5:00
Thursday 10:00 - 5:00
Friday 10:00 - 5:00
Closed Saturday, Sunday & Monday
Address: 111 Randolph Rd, Oak Ridge TN 37830
Phone: 865 483 5433
Fax: 865 483 5718
Operating on a limited schedule by phone only.
Monday - Thursday 9:00 AM -5:00 PM EST
Clinch River Habitat for Humanity is pledged to a policy of equal opportunity. All decisions regarding the provision of program services are made without regard to the race, color, sex, religion, national origin, familial status or disability of an applicant, their household members or surrounding community. Habitat for Humanity is an equal opportunity employer.
Habitat for Humanity International Policy
Habitat for Humanity International and its affiliated organizations (HFH) will not proselytize. Nor will HFH work with entities or individuals who insist on proselytizing as part of their work with HFH. This means that HFH will not offer assistance on the expressed or implied condition that people must (1) adhere to or convert to a particular faith or (2) listen and respond to messaging designed to induce conversion to a particular faith.
This is an equal opportunity program, Discrimination is prohibited by Federal Law.