Leadership

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

Board of Directors

President

Jennifer Buettner Bates
Birmingham Bar Association

Vice President

Dr. Susan Nelms
Veterinary Eye Care

Treasurer

Laura Gosney
Children’s of Alabama

Secretary

Melanie Lewis
Encompass Health

Member At Large

John Harbert
Harbert Management Corporation

David Gibert
Regions Bank

S. Rachel Goodson
Magic City Office

Rosemary Greaves
Southern Company

Harrison Irons
Alabama Pain Physicians

Jimmy Johnson
Dog Days of Birmingham

Niki Lim
BIG Communications

Melissa Mancini
UAB Health System

Laura McAlister
Encompass Health

Kristen McGee
Realty South

Joshua Randolph
Colliers International

Lori Salter-Schommer
Community Volunteer

Melea L. Sims Goolsby
SteadMed Medical

J. Scott Vowell
Vowell & Associates

Lynda Woods
Community Volunteer

 

 

Junior Board

Want to be on the Junior Board?

Please download and fill out the appropriate application and email it back to Ashley Foster.

JUNIOR BOARD APPLICATION

President

Margaret Priester
Regions

Vice President

Sarah Grauel
Cobbs Allen


Treasurer

Lynn Priester
RealtySouth

Secretary

Kate Blackstone
Iberiabank Bank


Membership Chair

Emma O'Neal
CoreLife Weight Loss Health Care

Catriana Cantu
Shipt

Jordan Carlisle
Couch Conville and Blitt, LCC


McKay Cleveland
YWCA Central Alabama

Meredith Davis
Cayenne Creative


Hillary Fisher
Huie, Fernambucq & Stewart, LLP

Wilson Hallford
ThinkGard


Andrew Huffman
Renasant Bank

Jen Ivy
UAB Advancement


Nicole McKee
Durante Home Exteriors

Jack Miller
SAP


Austin Narber
Trilix Group

Charlie Preston
Engineer Design Technologies, INC.


Mary Grant Sapp
Fixtures & Finishes

Lindsay Shippey
Regions Bank


Miles Stumb
Plan Tech, LLP

Sarah Jane Threlkeld
Cobbs Allen