Leadership

Meet Hand in Paw's dedicated group of individuals who provide an invaluable source of ideas, perspective and feedback.

 

Board of Directors

President

Idie Hastings
Hot and Hot Fish Club and OvenBird Restaurants

Vice President

Jennifer Buettner
Birmingham Bar Association

Treasurer

S. Rachel Goodson
Lehr Middlebrooks Vreeland & Thompson, P.C.

Secretary

Jimmy Johnson
Dog Days of Birmingham

Member At Large

John M. Harbert, II
Harbert Management Corporation

 

Carrie Doescher
Children's of Alabama

William Finney
Whole Dog Market

Alicia Haynes
Haynes and Haynes, P.C.

Marion Marx

Cassie Moore

Susan Nelms, DVM
Veterinary Eye Care

Deanna Pizitz
Self Employed

Joshua K. Randolph
Colliers International

Melea Sims Goolsby
SteadMed Medical

Joan Stelling
UAB Hospital

J. Scott Vowell
Vowell & Associates

Jim H. Wilson
Leitman, Siegal, Payne, P.C.

Kimberlea Wilson
Regions Financial Corp.

Danielle Yancey

 
 

Advisory Board

Alvin Atlas, DVM
Riverview Animal Clinic

T. C. Branch, DVM
Oporto Animal Clinic

Kevin M. Burke
Phase Gym

Timothy L. Colbert, DVM,
Columbiana Road Pet Wellness Clinic

Elizabeth Harbert Cornay
Community Volunteer

C. Merrimon Epps, III
Barber Companies

Cindy Grant, DVM
Animal Rehabilitation and Fitness Clinic

Sheryl Kimerling
Community Volunteer

Joshua Klapow, PhD.
UAB School of Public Health

Matt Lackey
Sain Associates

James C. Lasker, MD
Princeton Baptist Medical Center

Beth N. Leonard
Community Volunteer

Debra Linton
Warren Averett

Sandy Logan
Community Volunteer

Allen Montgomery
American Nutraceutical Association

Jeff Morrison
Evans Meats, Inc., Retired

Claire Peel, Ph.D.
University of North Texas Health Science Center

Joan Cain Pizitz
Retired MD, Community Volunteer

Douglas R. Rohm
InterLinc Mortgage Services

John Saxon

Lisa Thompson Smith
Thompson Realty, Inc.

Carol H. Stewart
Burr & Forman LLC

Pete Van Pelt
Children's Health Systems, Retired

Beverly Virciglio
Warren Averett

Jerome Williams, DVM
Red Mountain Animal Clinic

Tina Willard, LPN

Sheree York
Children's of Alabama

 
 

Junior Board

President

Margaret Priester
Regions

Vice President

Melissa Mancini
UAB Health System

Treasurer

Lynn Priester
RealtySouth

Secretary

Nicole McKee
Cadence Bank

Publicity Chair

Emma Harms
Children's Hospital of Alabama

Membership Chair

Sarah Grauel
Cobbs Allen

Tiffany Clemons
UAB Alys Stephens Center

Conor Conway
Ram Tool and Supply

Amy Gibbs
UAB School of Medicine - Dept. of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Laura Gosney
Children's Hospital of Alabama

Andrew Huffman
Renasant Bank

Brittany Hurd
Regions Bank

Katie Kimbrough
Federal District Court

Kristen McGee
RealtySouth

Mary Grant McKibben
Fixtures & Finishes

Lindsay Moore
Regions Bank

Mary Cate Prendergast
Cummings Creative Group

Charlie Preston
Engineer Design Technologies, Inc.

Coley Puckett
Community Volunteer

Daniel Schaeffel
Hoover City Schools

Wynn Smiley
BBVA Compass

Ashley Waring
Hoover City Schools

Natalie Wechsler
Protective Life