Board of Directors

Michael Hatcher

Board Chairman, Hatcher Hill Properties

Daniel Carter

President, The Trust Company

Joan Cronan

Athletic Director, Emeritus University of Tennessee

Guille Cruze

Partner, 51 Enterprises, LLC

Takisha Fitzgerald

Assistant District Attorney, Knox County Government

Hallerin Hilton Hill

Anything Is Possible, LLC

Shannon Hampson

Cheif Executive Officer at Abercrombie Radiology

Chris Kittrell

Rather & Kittrell Capital Management

Chris Martin

Founder and President, Knoxville Leadership Foundation

Dr. Michael McIntyre

University of Tennessee, Haslam College of Business

John D. Simmons, M.D., FACR

President, Abercrombie Radiology

Randy Smith

Executive Vice President, Burkhart & Company P.C.

George Wallace

Partner, Wallace and Wallace, Inc.

Meet Our Team

Brooke Allen

Amachi Coordinator

David Ault

Vice President of Programs

Jeremiah Branson

Community Coordinator, Operation Backyard

Charles Brown

Construction Trainer, KnoxWorx

Katie Cate

Director of Talent and Culture

Andrew Church

Director, KnoxWorx

Tonya Clark

Case Manager, KnoxWorx

Chris Cowart

Senior Director of Asset Management and General Counsel

Crystal Dempsey

Director, Regas Building

Sandy Ebright

VP of Finance & Administration

Chantele Faircloth

Chantele Faircloth

Case Manager, KnoxWorx

Charmin Foth

Program Support Coordinator, Compassion Coalition

Alexa Goddard

Director, Administration

Elissa Goodson

Director, Accounting

Krystal Gourley

Connection Point Coordinator, Compassion Coalition

Carolyn Hansen

Outreach & Research Coordinator, Compassion Coalition

Rachel Hill

Director of Community Care, Flenniken Landing

Ariana Holler

Receptionist & Assistant Event Coordinator, Regas Building

Mike Jacobs

Director of Recruitment, KnoxWorx

Emily Kennedy

Placement Coordinator, KnoxWorx

Cathy Lanz


Chris Martin

Founder and President of KLF

Del McCartney

Assistant Director, Flenniken Landing

Vincent McKeIvy


Claire McWhorter

Communications Coordinator

Adam Montgomery

Senior Director, Neighborhood Housing, Inc.

Randall Morrison

Clinical Therapist

Dan Myers

Vice President of Advancement

Melinda Reagan


Crystal Smith

Education Coordinator

Luke Smith

Trainer, KnoxWorx

Emily Stallings

Amachi Coordinator

Gina Whitmore

Director, Compassion Coalition

Jay Zartman

Director, Operation Backyard & Assistant Director, Neighborhood Housing, Inc.