Our Team.

Serenity Foundation would be nothing without our donor support and volunteers. Leading the daily charge are our Executive Director and Director.

Julie Hutcheson
Foundation Executive Director

Julie Hutcheson is the Vice President of Marketing where she assists in strategy development, plans and implements marketing and business development activities along with overseeing the Community Relations Team . Julie is also the Executive Director for the Serenity Foundation. In her role, she is able to impact the lives of many of our patients by overseeing planned events, managing our thrift shop the Hope Chest, and project leader of Serenity Memorial Garden. She is a native of Brunswick, Georgia with 20 years’ experience in Ophthalmology.

In addition to serving others, Julie loves painting, teaching art within the community, and has helped transform memory care units in the Dublin area. She and her husband, Chad, have five daughters and two grandchildren, who they enjoy spending time with. Julie is a member of the board of directors for the Serenity Foundation and W.I.N.G.S. (Women In Need of God’s Shelter). She also is a member of Liberty Baptist Church.

Ashlee Gillis Vickers
Foundation Director

Ashlee Vickers is a Certified Biblical Counselor, Certified Professional Coach, Addiction and Recovery Specialist, and Crisis Response Specialist, as well as a results-oriented business leader. She attended the University of Alabama where she studied English and Pre-Law. She has a Master Diploma from Light University in Biblical Counseling and is an accredited member of the America Association of Christian Counselors. She brings with her over thirty years of proven success assembling, coaching and mentoring teams to obtain top-level revenue objectives and project targets. She is an exceptional communicator and motivator skilled in project management.

Ashlee is a native of Dunwoody, Georgia, however, she says she has been in Dublin long enough to call it home. She and her husband, Gerald, share their home with their loveable rotten rottweiler, Rayne, and her sidekick, the rowdy rescue pup, Brenly. They have four adult children and an infant grandson. They are members of Liberty Baptist Church and avid Georgia Bulldog fans.