Board members

United Way of Greater Nashville’s Board of Trustees is committed to creating measurable and lasting impact in people’s lives. We are indebted to their tremendous guidance.


Heather Rohan
Board Chair, Retired, HCA Healthcare – TriStar Health

Jenneen Kaufman
Immediate Past Board Chair and Succession Planning Committee Chair, CPA, Consultant

John Crosslin
Vice Chair, Treasurer & Finance Committee Chair, Crosslin PLLC

Brian Hassett
President & CEO, United Way of Greater Nashville

Honorable Alberto Gonzales
Secretary, Belmont University

Rob McNeilly
Campaign Cabinet Chair, Synovus Bank

John Doerge
Community Impact Investment Committee Chair, Deloitte

James Weaver
General Counsel & Government Relations Committee Chair, Waller

Robert (Bob) Dittus, MD, MPH
Member at Large & Strategy Committee Chair, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Mickey McKay
Member at Large, Fifth Third Bank

Gord Knapp
Member at Large, Retired, Bridgestone Americas, Inc.

Jim Schmitz
Member at Large, Elliott Davis

Blake Stinnette
Member at Large, PwC, LLP

Kristi Morrow
Member at Large, CaringWays, Inc.

Eric Stuckey
Member at Large, City of Franklin

Board Trustees

Tim Adams
Ascension & Saint Thomas Health

Scott Becker
Genesco Inc.

Lee Blank
Regions Bank

Cathy Stewart Brown
Stewart Home & School

William F. Carpenter III
Retired, LifePoint Health

Charlie Cook
CFMT Board Liaison, Truxton Trust

Honorable Karl Dean
Former Mayor of Nashville

Margaret Dolan
neil Strategies, LLC

Paolo Ferrari
Bridgestone Americas Inc.

David Freeman
36 Venture Capital

Rev. Robert Gardenshire
Shrader Lane Church of Christ

Randy Gibson
Gresham Smith

Jim Gingrich
Elk Mountain Partners

E. Anthony (Tony) Heard
InfoWorks, Inc.

R. Milton Johnson
Retired, HCA Healthcare

Honorable William C. Koch, Jr.
Nashville School of Law

Richard Manson

Junaid Odubeko
Bradley 150

Scott Pohlman
Truist (formerly SunTrust Bank)

Cher Porties

Ben L. Rechter
Rogers Group, Inc.

Doug Rohleder

Anne Russell
Adams and Reese LLP

Wayne Smith
Community Health Systems

Brian Tibbs
Moody Nolan

Dave Walton
Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation

Emily Weiss
Ingram Industries Inc.

Stephenie Whitfield
Bank of America