Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee's Board of Directors is vital to helping us fulfill our mission: To ensure that no one has to face cancer alone. Their expertise across various fields, coupled with their generosity, have propelled Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee to what it is today.

Jim Brown, Chair
National Federation of Independent Business, Tennessee State Director

Jim Corum, Chair-Elect
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Vice President, Business Development

Jeff Fisher, Treasurer
RMS, Chief Financial Officer

Lisa Taylor, Secretary
HCA, Group CFO, HR Group

Denise Alper
Community Leader

Jessica Averbuch
Zeitlin | Sotheby’s International Realty, CEO

Anthony Barton
Community Leader

Ken Bryant
Burr + Forman, Partner

Randy Goldstein
Community Leader

Rachel Goodrich
HCA, Corporate Counsel

Dr. Steven Hecklin, DMD
Steven R. Hecklin, DMD, Owner

Allen Huggins
WH Properties, Real Estate Consultant and Broker

Keith Kraft
Regency Company, Principal Broker

Helen Lane
Ankura (formerly c3/Consulting), Senior Managing Director

Michael Moschel
Littler, Shareholder and Attorney

Samantha Saturn
SESAC Rights Management, Chief Marketing Officer

Carolyn Schneider
Corizon, Chief Human Resources Officer

Flynn Tracy
Community Leader

Sharon Turner-Friley
Meharry Medical College, Assistant Dean, Special Programs

Mareon Smit
Young Leaders Council, Intern

Our Advisory Council is comprised of a group of individuals who generously offer their counsel and guidance to Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee, but for whatever reason may not be able to serve on our Board of Directors. The Advisory Council is also a place for past board members, who are still dedicated to our mission.

Joseph Barker
MarketStreet Equities

Walter Campbell
Big Garage Music Publishing

Fletcher Foster
President/CEO, Iconic Entertainment Group

Hope Hines
Former Sports Director

Michael Radner
Brother of Gilda Radner

Ronna Rubin
Rubin Media

Sandy Towers
Gilda's Club Middle Tennessee

Merwin Ullestad
Tax Consultant

Fleming Wilt
Christie Cookie Company

The Associate Board of Gilda's Club Middle Tennessee, previously known as the Young Professional Society, is comprised of a group of dedicated professionals who work to provide resources, ideas, and fundraising opportunities for our organization. To learn more about joining the Associate Board, contact Anne Fletcher or Hayley Levy.

Anne Fletcher, Chair
Travel Soul, Owner

Caroline Hodgson, Ex-Officio Chair
Christie Cookie, Regional Marketing Manager

Bryan Baker, Membership Chair

Laura Bermudez, Outreach & Fundraising Chair
HCA, Director of Organizational Development

Meredith Karney, Outreach & Fundraising Chair

Zoe Yarborough, Marketing & Communications Chair
Lex Music Group, Vice President

Clara Belden, Volunteer Chair
The Happy Hour

Camille Cohen

Lee Cohen

Alicia Hudson

Ann Ralls Niewold

Patrick Rafferty

Anna Stern

Sarah Vickery

Chip Wilkinson

Jim Morris