Steering Committee

Raymond Barfield, MD, PhD, Director, Medical Humanities Program, Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities & History of Medicine, Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology/Oncology) and Christian Philosophy

Wally Boyd, Entrepreneur, Commercial Real Estate Sales Becky Haas Community Crime Prevention Programs,

Becky Haas, Community Crime Prevention Programs, Johnson City Police Department

Rev. Marvin Cameron, DMin, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church, Kingsport

Andi Clements, PhD, Department of Psychology and Professor, Experimental Psychology, East Tennessee State University

Farr Curlin, MD, Josiah C. Trent Professor of Medical Humanities and Co-Director of the Theology, Medicine, and Culture Initiative (TMC) at Duke University

Rev. Mark Hicks, MS, MDiv, DMin, Associate Pastor, State Street United Methodist Church

Susan LaGuardia, Initiatives Manager, United Way of Greater Kingsport.

Roger Leonard, MBA, MTS, Chairman, Wellmont Health System, Managing Director, The Summit Companies

Brett McCarty, ThD, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of St. Andrews

Alan Meade, ScDPT, Director of Rehab Services, Holston Medical Group and president, Tennessee Physical Therapy Association

Tim Perry, MS, ThD, LPC, MHSP, Division Director for Children and Youth Services and Clinical Coordinator of Trauma Services for children, Frontier Health

Lottie Ryans, Director of Workforce Initiatives for the First Tennessee Development District

Teresa R. Viers, M.Ed., LPC, CSAC, MAC, Development Director for Substance Use, Highlands Community Services