Houston Smelcer, vice president of development and government relations, welcomes new board members and officers to the Foundation’s Board of Directors.
Newly appointed 2021-2022 McNabb Foundation board members:
President, Lantry Family Foundation
Senior Vice President Real Estate
Founding partner, The Poplar Group
2021-2022 McNabb Foundation Board of Directors elected officers:
Ashley White, Chair
David Ownby, Chair-Elect
Former CFO, Regal Entertainment Group
Lucy Hand, Secretary
Ford Little, Treasurer
Partner, Woolf, McClane, Bright, Allen & Carpenter
David Wedekind, Past Chair
Of Counsel, Hodges Doughtry & Carson
Owner, Balter Beerworks
Since its founding in 1972, the Helen Ross McNabb Foundation has worked diligently to support the work of the McNabb Center. In addition to providing leadership and direction, the Foundation’s staff and multi-member volunteer board actively raises, holds and invests funds on behalf of the Center. Funds raised by the Foundation over the past nearly 50 years have contributed greatly toward the stability and growth of the Center. For more information, visit www.mcnabbfoundation.org or call 865-541-6684.
About the McNabb Center
The McNabb Center is the region’s leading nonprofit provider of mental health, substance use, social and victim services. By focusing on an individual’s “Well Mind, Well Being,” we provide a quality and compassionate approach to care from infancy through adulthood. Since 1948, the Center has proudly served individuals with the most needs and fewest resources. Today, the McNabb Center delivers support to more than 30,000 people throughout East Tennessee each year. For more information, visit www.mcnabbcenter.org or call 1-800-255-9711.