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.


Alberto Gonzales
Board Chair, Belmont University

James Weaver
Immediate Past Board Chair & Succession Planning Committee Chair, Holland & Knight

Lee Blank
Vice Chair & Government Relations Committee Chair, Regions Bank

Brian Hassett
President & CEO, United Way of Greater Nashville

Blake Stinnette
Treasurer & Finance Committee Chair, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Dave Walton
Secretary, Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation

David Freeman
Campaign Committee Chair, 36 Venture Capital

Rev. Robert Gardenhire
Community Impact Investment Committee Chair, Shrader Lane Church of Christ

Junaid Odubeko
General Counsel, Bradley 150

Bob Dittus, MD, MPH
OBICI Strategy Committee Chair, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Emily Weiss
Member at Large, Ingram Industries Inc.

Burke Nihill
Member at Large, Tennessee Titans

Sara Correa
Member at Large, Bridgestone Americas

Eric Stuckey
Williamson County, City of Franklin

Kristi Morrow
Williamson County, CaringWays, Inc.

O’Neal Wiggins
Clarksville, Wiggins Medical Transit

Ed Lanquist
HON, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell and Berkowitz, PC

Board Trustees

Tim Adams
Ascension Saint Thomas Health

Nelson Andrews
Andrews Transportation Group

Scott Becker
Genesco Inc.

David Briggs
Fifth Third Bank

Kate Chinn
MP&F Strategic Communications

John Crosslin
Crosslin, PLLC

John Doerge

Randy Gibson
Gresham Smith

Jim Gingrich
Elk Mountain Partners

Dr. Stuart R. Gordon
First Presbyterian Church of Nashville

Laurel Graefe
Federal Reserve Bank

Neil Hafer
Enterprise Holdings

Tonya Hallett
WW Amazon Stores and G&A

E. Anthony (Tony) Heard
InfoWorks, Inc.

Dr. Shanna Jackson
Nashville State Community College

R. Milton Johnson
HCA Healthcare (Retired)

Dr. L. Gregory Jones
Belmont University

Gordon Knapp
Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (Retired)

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

Richard Manson

Lucibeth Mayberry

Rob McNeilly
Bank of Tennessee

Dr. Candice McQueen
Lipscomb University

Jenneen Reed
Nashville Symphony

Deb Reiner
HCA Healthcare

Anne Russell
Adams and Reese LLP

Karl Sprules

Brian Tibbs
Moody Nolan

Chandra Vasser
Nissan Group of the Americas