Meet our Team

EDUCATING | EQUIPPING | EMPOWERING

Leadership

Mark Ottinger

Executive Director

Tona Ottinger

Senior Director of Programs

Jay Adkins

Senior Director of Operations

Becca McKay, LMSW, LSSW

ETC Institute: Program Manager

Matt Smith Ph.D.

Director of Well Being and Care

MFCC: Clinical Director of Counseling

Stephanie Davidson

Development Specialist

Lindsay Johnson

MFCC: Program Manager

Staff

Jesse Faris

ETC Institute: Program and Training Specialist

Jamie Chessor

MFCC: Family Care and Billing Specialist

Katherine Byrd, MA, CCC-SLP

MFCC: Speech Language Pathologist

Ruth Hamilton

MFCC: Family Care Specialist

Lauren Wantz, LPC-MHSP

MFCC: Clinical Therapist

Jill Stockburger, MC, MA

MFCC: Expressive Arts Therapist

Teressa Davis, Ph.D

MFCC: Clinical Therapist

Stela Sinanaj, EdS/MS

MFCC: Clinical Therapist

Mistie Hanks, OTR/L

MFCC: Occupational Therapist

Courtney Mitchelle, OTR/L

MFCC: Occupational Therapist

Cara Mohundro, 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