Meet our Team

EDUCATING | EQUIPPING | EMPOWERING

Leadership

Mark Ottinger

Executive Director

Tona Ottinger

Senior Director of Programs

JD Wilson

Director of Communications

Matt Smith Ph.D.

Director of Well Being and Care

MFCC: Clinical Director of Counseling

Stephanie Davidson

Development Specialist

Nicole West Ph.D.

Research Manager

MFCC: Clinical Therapist

Lindsay Johnson

MFCC: Program Manager

Becca McKay, LMSW, LSSW

ETC Institute: Program Manager

Rachel Peterman Ph.D.

Safe & Secure: Program Manager

MFCC: Clinical Therapist

Staff

Jesse Faris

ETC Institute: Program and Training Specialist

George Moore

Safe & Secure: Training Specialist

Jamie Chessor

MFCC: Family Care and Billing Specialist

Ruth Hamilton

MFCC: Family Care Specialist

Rachel Wright

MFCC: Administrative Specialist

Lauren Wantz, LPC-MHSP

MFCC: Clinical Therapist

Teressa Davis, Ph.D

MFCC: Clinical Therapist

Stela Sinanaj, EdS/MS

MFCC: Clinical Therapist

Jill Stockburger, MC, MA

MFCC: Expressive Arts Therapist

Christy Edwards, MABC

MFCC: Clinical Therapist

Mistie Hanks, OTR/L

MFCC: Occupational Therapist

Luz Wolf, OTR/L

MFCC: Occupational Therapist

Courtney Mitchelle, OTR/L

MFCC: Occupational Therapist

Cara Mohundro, MA, CCC-SLP

MFCC: Speech Language Pathologist

Annie Cornell, MA, CCC-SLP

MFCC: Speech Language Pathologist

Katherine Byrd, MA, CCC-SLP

MFCC: Speech Language Pathologist

Board of Directors

Claude Russ

Chairman

COO, FedEx Dataworks; CEO, Shoprunner

Benjamin Granger

Treasurer

General Partner, WheelisCap Partners

Andrea Young

Secretary

Brandon Edgerson, Pharm.D., MS

Director

COO, LeBonheur Children’s Hospital

Dr. Katherine Blackney, PhD, LPC-MHSP

Director

Psychologist

Amy Monroe

Director

Empowered to Connect Co-Founder

Jenny Ford

Director

Carissa Woodwyk, MA, LPC, LMFT

Director

Marriage and Family Therapist

Dr. Lekha Samuel, OD

Director

Optometrist

Dr. Lauren Burge, MD

Director

Child Abuse Pediatrician, LeBonheur Children’s Hospital