Meet the Board Members
A descendant of Susan Rebecca Polley and C. F. Henderson, Katherine has been a Polley family history buff since her grandfather took her to to see the Polley Mansion when she was a girl. She currently lives in Richmond, Texas with her family, and has served as President of the Polley Association since late 2015.
Cassandrea Tiner Hager
Tammy Tiner is a descendant of Susan Rebecca Polley and Connally Findlay Henderson. Her parents, Nancy Reynolds Tiner and Wayne Douglas Tiner, instilled in her a deep appreciation for family history. Visits to Sutherland Springs and the Polley Mansion inspired her to travel to Whitehall, New York to the cemetery where many Polleys are interred. She is happy to serve as co-vice president of the Polley Association with her sister Cassandrea “Candy” Hager.
Cassandrea “Candy” Tiner Hager is a descendant of Susan Rebecca Polley and C. F. Henderson. She inherited her love of family history from her mother Nancy Reynolds Tiner and father Wayne Douglas Tiner. As a retired professor of construction science, teaching architectural design, she appreciated her childhood visits to Sutherland Springs, Texas and the Polley Mansion. She is happy to serve as co-vice president of the Polley Association with her sister Tammy Tiner.
Claudia Goldman is a descendant of Mary Augusta Polley Baylor and her first husband, Joseph Egbert Polley. She inherited her love of family history from her father, Bert Everts, and from her childhood visits to Sutherland Springs, Texas, and the Polley Mansion. She lives in Austin, Texas with her husband Gary Goldman. Claudia has served as Secretary of the Polley Association since 2019.
Melissa Lingwall is a descendant of Susan Rebecca Polley and C. F. Henderson. She is a family history enthusiast with interests in her several prominent Texan ancestral lines. She lives in Montgomery, Texas and has served as the treasurer of the Polley Association since early 2021.
Previous Board Members
We thank and remember these former board members for their service and dedication to the Polley Association.
Melanie Goeth, President 2005-2015
Shirley Grammer, Vice President 2005-2008
Dianne Perry, Secretary 2005-2008
Sandy Tiner Coggins, Treasurer 2005-2008
Janice Frost, Newsletter Editor 2005-
Mary Lou Featherston, Historian 2005-2006
Amy Potts, Historian 2008-
Pamela Wright O'Connor, Secretary 2008-2018
Shirley Grammer, Treasurer 2008-2021
Melinda Kilian, Vice-President 2008-2022