Regional Health Council Members (alphabetical order)

Mark Anderson, MD

Infections Disease Associate

CHI Memorial

Erika Ballard

Registered Nurse

Delegate for Precinct, Hamilton County GOP Convention & Election of Officers

Bryon Bartley

Jamie Bergmann

Retired from United Way

Rae Young Bond

Chattanooga Hamilton County Medical Society and Medical Foundation of Chattanooga

Jessica Cliché

Director of Community Education and Engagement

La Paz Chattanooga


Rachel Cromer, PharmD

Pharmacist in Charge

Hamilton County Employee Clinic

On-Site Rx Inc

Martina Harris, EdD, RN

Nursing Program Director

Chattanooga State Community College

Marvin Hall, MD

Pediatric Intensive Care Specialist

Children’s Hospital at Erlanger



Don Howe

Businessman and Physical Therapist (retired)

Cathy Sims Jennings

Hamilton County Department of Education

Derek Kukura 

Soddy Daisy Community Advocate

Mary Lambert, DNP, RN, FAAN

Director of Community Health Services

City of Chattanooga

Jorge Loa


Super Carnicerias Loa

Rebecca Martin, MD, PhD

Physician Consultant

TN Department of Health


Stephen E. Meyer, MSc, P.E.

Regional Health Council Vice Chairperson

Meyer Transportation Consultants, Inc.

Angel Moore, Esq.


Southside/Dodson Ave. Community Health Centers

Skyler Phillips

Training Captain

CFD Connect Coordinator

Chattanooga Fire Department

Michele Pickett, MD

Founding Physician, Exec. Dir. and Pediatrician

LifeSpring Community Health

LaDarius Price

Community Outreach Coordinator

Cempa Community Care

Sean Richards, PhD

Regional Health Council Chairperson

UC Foundation Professor, Biological and Environmental Sciences

University of TN at Chattanooga

Manuel Rico

Former City Councilman/ Businessman

David Roddy

Senior Advisor to Mayor Wamp and Chief of Staff for Hamilton County Mayor’s Office

Retired Chief of Police, Chattanooga Police Department

Richard Tobey


Hamilton County EMS

Amanda Wagner

Community Advocate

Anthony Watkins

Executive Director

Hope for the Inner City


Ex-Officio Members

Commissioner Greg Beck

Chairman of the Hamilton County Board of Commissioners’ Committee on Health, Human Services, Personnel, Arts, Recreation and Public Relations

Stephen Miller, MD

Health Officer

Hamilton County Health Department

Sabrina Novak


Hamilton County Health Department

Mayor Weston Wamp

Hamilton County Mayor