McNabb Foundation welcomes new board members and officers for 2017-2018

Houston Smelcer, vice president of development and government relations, welcomes new board members and officers to the foundation’s board of directors.

2017-2018 Helen Ross McNabb Center Board of Directors elected officers include:
Carl Van Hoozier, Chair
Vulcan Materials Company 

Greg Gilbert, Chair-Elect

Fran Leonard, Secretary
Community Volunteer

Jim Lloyd, Treasurer
Pershing Yoakley & Associates

Andy Shafer, Past Chair
Shafer Insurance

Newly appointed 2017-2018 Helen Ross McNabb Foundation board members include:

Jenny Brock
Co-chair, Helen Ross McNabb Foundation Knoxville Challenger Committee

Susan Conway
Chair, Helen Ross McNabb Foundation Planned Giving Committee

Colonel Joe Sutter
United States Air Force (Retired)

Ashley White
Community Volunteer

About Helen Ross McNabb Foundation
Since its founding in 1972, the Helen Ross McNabb Foundation has worked diligently to support the work of the Helen Ross McNabb Center. In addition to providing leadership and direction, the Foundation’s staff and 26-member volunteer board actively raises, holds and invests funds on behalf of the Center. Funds raised by the Foundation over the past 45 years have contributed greatly toward the stability and growth of the Center. For more information, visit or call 865-541-6684.

About Helen Ross McNabb Center, Inc.
The Helen Ross McNabb Center is a premier not‐for‐profit provider of behavioral health services in East Tennessee. Since 1948, the Center has provided quality and compassionate care to children, adults and families experiencing mental illness, addiction and social challenges. As the Center celebrates nearly 70 years of providing services to communities in East Tennessee, its mission remains clear and simple; “Improving the lives of the people we serve.” For more information, visit or call 865‐637‐9711.