dancing for FOREVER DADS

James McDonald
James McDonald with dance partner Shay Brooks
Photo credit: Erin Wilson Beane

James McDonald is the 8th child of Frank and Ruth McDonald and the husband of Lisa McDonald for 30 years. He is the father of 2 children, Sarah (a teacher) and Michael (a soldier) and one grandchild Jordan Alexander (9 years old). James is the founder of the Forever Dads program, President and CEO of Allwell, and serves as a board member for many local organizations.

James and his partner will be dancing to raise funds for Forever Dads. A program developed to encourage, educate, and equip men to form positive relationships with their children, families, and community.


Forever Dads encourages, educates, and equips men to develop positive relationships with their children, families and community.