Olive Branch Cemetery Restoration


Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is composed of Michael Shane Wamsley, Julie Ann Wamsley, Valerie King, and Daniel Rona. A sketch of each member is provided below:

Michael Shane Wamsley

Michael currently serves as President and Treasurer of Olive Branch Cemetery Restoration.  Michael has more than thirty years experience in the areas of accounting and finance, and has held many top leadership positions over the course of his career.  As President, Mr. Wamsley serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Olive Branch, and is responsible for overseeing the organization’s day to day operations.  He presides at board meetings, and steers the organization's grand strategy.  In his capacity as Treasurer, Mr. Wamsley is responsible for maintaining the organization's financial records, seeking dontations, and performing general administrative duties.

Julie Ann Wamsley

Julie Ann Wamsley currently serves as the Secretary of Olive Branch Cemetery Restoration.  She has extensive experience in the salon industry, and has managed her own business for several years.  She has held various management and supervisory positions. As Secretary, Julie Ann Wamsley is responsible for keeping the minutes of the proceedings of the Board of Directors.  She is also the custodian of all books, records, papers, and property of Olive Branch, and performs administrative duties as necessary. 

Valerie King

Valerie King is a Paralegal and Legal Action Coordinator for NAR. She is very passionate about the law, and has been since her first job as a file clerk for a law firm in Las Vegas. Valerie's background makes her a resourceful leader in establishing foreign contacts. Her mother, a World War II survivor, was born and raised near Frankfurt, Germany. She emigrated to the United States by herself at the age of 21. Her fasinating stories of survival helped to shape Valerie's unique perspective on life. Valerie has three wonderful children that are "her world." In her spare time, she loves to skiing, SCUBA diving, and world travel. She is also active in community and civic affairs.

Daniel Rona

Mr. Rona is a businessman with the Ensign Foundation.  He operates a successful travel business, specializing in tours toIsrael and the Holy Land.  Mr. Rona began a career in broadcasting in the late 1960’s, which he cut short after deciding to move his family to Israel.  While there, he began a house-painting business and, later, tours to the Holy Land.  He has experience working with nonprofit charitable organizations, having founded the Ensign Foundation, which encourages identity restoration of the peoples of Joseph and Judah, and builds bridges of understanding between them by fostering the exchange of science, technology, music, culture, education, along with humanitarian service.