Meet the Board Members

Executive Board

Headshot of John LaveyJohn Lavey

President
President, Hammock Inc.

Headshot of Frank DowneyFrank Downey

Treasurer

VP Investment, Robert W. Baird & Co.

Headshot of Sarah HartSarah Hart

Secretary 

Oncology Nurse, Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt

Members

Headshot of Melanie YappenMelanie Yappen

Past President

Headshot of Allison BrooksAllison Brooks

Hospitality

Owner, Calypso Cafe

Headshot of Matt BulowMatt Bulow

Founder and CEO, Bulow Orthotics and Prosthetic Solutions

Headshot of Matt Davis on handcycleMatt Davis

Student Disability Services Coordinator, WKU

Headshot of Collins HooperCollins Hooper

Legal Counsel

Headshot of Peter PressmenPeter Pressman

President, Nashville Striders 

Headshot of Christy RayChristy Ray

Executive Director, TNABA 

Headshot of Amy SaffellAmy Saffell

Executive Director, ABLE Youth

Headshot of Eric StengelEric Stengel

Equipment
Eric Stengel Architecture

Headshot of Christine TarkentonChristine Tarkenton

Development

Sr VP Sales, Lee Howle and Co.

Ex-officio

Headshot of Carrie RedmonCarrie Redmon

Executive Director

Headshot of Amy HarrisAmy Harris

Co-Assistant Director

Headshot of Sara SolomonSara Solomon

Co-Assistant Director