Our Board

Naiara Cancel

Naiara Cancel is an oncology and trauma surgical assistant at University Surgical Associates. She serves on multiple boards including Chattanooga Ballet Company and City of Chattanooga Multicultural Affairs Board and Serves as Chair of its Human Trafficking and Refugee Committee.

Melydia Clewell

Melydia Clewell is the Director of Community Outreach for the Hamilton County, TN District Attorney’s Office.

Dr. Terry Johns

Dr. Terry Johns is Co-Founder and President of The Refuge, a community development organization working with low-income families in Cleveland, Tennessee.

Jerry Stauffer

Jerry Stauffer is President and COO of Baker Donelson law firm. He is a shareholder in the Chattanooga office, and has focused his practice in both general corporate law and business litigation throughout his career.

Bob Rodgers

Bob Rodgers is the President of Richmont Graduate University.