Board of Directors

Our Board

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Dawn Harper

Chief Executive Officer, ext. 2018

Jeff Ramsey

Vaco Partner

Board President

Nancy Schultz

North Highland

Board Vice President

Ashley J. Markham

Butler Snow LLP

Board Secretary

Brian C. Austin

Financial Advisory Executive

Board Treasurer 

Brian M. Clifford

TN Dept. of Environment and Conservation

Immediate Past President

Carla B. Aaron, MSSW

TN Department of Children’s Services


Wendy Herr


Chief John Drake

Chief of Police

Robert Jaz Boon 

Senior Counsel, Environmental Legal Department

John Byers

Vice President at Lockton Companies​

Bonnie Beneke, LCSW

Director, Department of Children’s Services

Lori Coleman


Sam Eljaouhari

Delek US

Glenn Funk

District Attorney General

Victor S. Johnson III

Jeremy Oliver

Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis LLP

Diane S. Lance

Director of the Metro Office of Family Safety

Jeremy Oliver


Bonney Todd


Emily Weaver

Bridgestone Americas, Inc.

Mubeen Khan

Caterpillar Financial Services Corp.

Diego Eguiarte

Metropolitan Government of Nashville


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