Board of Directors

2018 Board Meetings: April 24, June 26, October 23 &  December 19, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm at 1321 Murfressboro Pike, 37217

Our governing Board is made up of two-thirds attorneys and one-third client-eligible individuals.
The appointing organization is listed for each person.

Board Officers

  • President – Robert J. Martineau, Jr., TN Department of Environment & Conservation, Nashville Bar Association
  • First Vice President – Charles K. Grant, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berrkowitz, Nashville Bar Association
  • Second Vice President – J. Andrew Goddard, Bass Berry & Sims, Nashville Bar Association
  • Third Vice President – Susan L. Kay, Vanderbilt University Legal Clinic, Vanderbilt University Law School
  • Secretary – Adrie Mae Rhodes, Bethlehem Center
  • Treasurer – Walter H. Stubbs, The Stubbs Law Group, Sumner County Bar Association
  • Executive Committee Member at Large – Katie B. Klinghard, The Law Office of Mathis, Bates & Klinghard, PLLC
  • Past President – John T. Blankenship, Blankenship & Blankenship, Rutherford-Cannon Bar Association

Board Members

  • Christopher M. Bellamy, Neal & Harwell, Napier Looby Bar Association
  • Toni Boss, Domestic Violence Program, Inc.
  • Cynthia A. Cheatham, solo practitioner, Coffee County Bar Association
  • Diane Davis, Maury County Senior Center
  • Robert A. Dickens, Good Neighbor Mission
  • Hallye Fetterolf, Jewelry Television, Oak Ridge Preschool Association
  • Katie Bell Klinghard, Mathis, Bates & Klinghard, PLLC, Montgomery County Bar Association
  • Tessa N. Lawson, solo practitioner, Putnam County Bar Association
  • Turner McCullough, NAACP Clarksville
  • Tera Rice Murdock, Waller, Tennessee Bar Association
  • Judy A. Oxford, solo practitioner, Williamson County Bar Association
  • Houston Parks, Parks Snyder PLLC, Maury County Bar Association
  • Hon. Sal W. Varsalona, Forrester & Varsalona, Anderson County Bar Association
  • James L. Weatherly, Jr., Weatherly, McNally & Dixon, Nashville Bar Association
  • Benjamin Katz, Board intern, Frost Brown Todd LLC