MATURA offers programs and services to the region's low-income children, families, and individuals. Details regarding these services can be found using the links below.
To contact the MATURA Administration Office call (641) 782-8431.
MATURA Action Corporation shall provide quality programming for families and individuals in the community, assisting in achieving self-sufficiency, the strengthening of families, and improving quality of life.
Board of Directors
A volunteer board of directors provides oversight and direction to MATURA Action Corporation. Each county served by MATURA is represented on the organization’s board of directors.
Our board is comprised of Local Elected Representatives, Business and Other Representatives, and Low-Income Representatives. By county, they include:
Adair County Adams County
Dave Homan Leland Shipley
Marvin Ford Deb Thornton
Jack Brown Chris Heimke
Madison County Ringgold County
Bob Duff Kraig Penninton
Hal Jackson (Secretary) Linda Sickels
David Courtney Lois Grace
Taylor County Union County
Charles Ambrose (Chair) Ron Riley (V/C)
Patty Weese StaceyRay
Eleanor Sheffield Catherine Bristow
MATURA Action Corporation is staffed by an Executive Director and over 70 employees located at offices across the region.
Tracey Mavis, Director of Operations
Nicci Tucker, Chief Financial Officer
Tammy Allsup, Office Manager
Susan McElwain, Fiscal Assistant
Cindy Nelson, Fiscal Assistant
Barbara Magnani, Receptionist