Meet the Board

Charles Smith

Charles Smith

Chairman

Dr. Charles E. Smith, who resided on the property adjacent to the nature sanctuary during his tenure as chancellor of the University of Tennessee at ... Read More »
Jay Levy

Jay Levy

Vice Chairman

Jay Levy is an IT executive at Hospital Corporation of America. A native Texan, he has a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering ... Read More »

Dana Coleman

Secretary

Dana Coleman, with more than 25 years of public and private sector communications experience, is a vice president at Lovell Communications in Nashville. Prior to ... Read More »
Sam Davis

Sam Davis

Treasurer

Sam Davis is a partner and financial advisor with TBH Global Asset Management. A Nashville native, he has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration ... Read More »
Norm Miede

Norm Miede

Immediate Past Chairman

Norm Miede is senior counsel at Nissan North America and also serves as president and executive director of The Barbara J. Mapp Foundation.  An outdoor ... Read More »

Jennifer Bent

Jennifer Bent is a third grade teacher at Scales Elementary in Brentwood, TN. Mrs. Bent has been involved at Scales since 1994 when her family ... Read More »

Tim Bent

Tim Bent is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Big Wave Strategies.  Based in Nashville, Big Wave Strategies helps companies capture value through strategic sustainability reporting, ... Read More »

Beth Boord

Beth Boord is executive director of development at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.  Prior to joining Vanderbilt she has held numerous development roles in the community ... Read More »
Betsy Crossley

Betsy Crossley

Betsy S. Crossley is currently serving her third term as a Brentwood City Commissioner and previously was twice elected as Mayor. Betsy served on the ... Read More »
Sharron Francis

Sharron Francis

Dr. Sharron Francis is retired from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine where she was a professor for 37 years in the Department of Molecular Physiology ... Read More »
Claudia Gifford

Claudia Gifford

Claudia Gifford, an artist, interior designer and retired registered nurse, became involved with Owl’s Hill by completing the Tennessee Naturalist Program. She now volunteers as ... Read More »
Llew Ann King

Llew Ann King

Llew Ann M. King, Owl’s Hill neighbor, community volunteer and artist, is a board member of Christ Presbyterian Academy. She has served on the Parents ... Read More »
Martha Larkin

Martha Larkin

Martha Brown Larkin is a retired Human Resources professional and former Commissioner of Revenue and Commissioner of Personnel in the Cabinet of Governor Lamar Alexander.  ... Read More »
Susan Leathers

Susan Leathers

Susan Leathers, former co-owner of The Home Page Media Group, now serves as marketing director for John Maher Builders Inc.  She has been named Williamson ... Read More »

Lori Ray

Lori Ray is an active community member and volunteer. Mrs. Ray has a long history of historic residence restoration and preservation projects. She has restored ... Read More »

Margaret Wilburn

Margaret Wilburn, owner of the Cool Springs’ Play It Again Sports franchise, lives on Beech Creek road near Owl’s Hill and has had an affinity ... Read More »