Robert Farris

Vice President, Rescue
Palmer Home for Children

Robert Farris has been on the staff of Palmer Home for 18 years. During this time he spearheaded the development of Palmer Home’s first expansion campus located in Hernando, MS and served as its Executive Director for seven years. In his current role as Vice President of Rescue, Mr. Farris is responsible for developing a network to address rescuing children who are being sex trafficked as well as developing ways to bring more children into the Child X network of services. He works directly with the President and is involved in all aspects of the organization. A native Mississippian, Mr. Farris is a graduate of the University of Mississippi and holds two master’s degrees from Reformed Theological Seminary. He and his wife Ginger have been married for 31 years and have three children and six grandchildren.