Advisory Council

It is with great excitement that we announce the formation of our inaugural Advisory Council. The Council was established to complement the expertise of the Governing Board of Directors and is comprised of various individuals who are noted leaders in their respective fields.

Rick Adams: Chief of Sport Operations and Paralympics, USOC – Colorado Springs, CO
Denise Arnold: Principal, Denise R. Arnold LLC – Chicago, IL
Duncan Blair: Attorney – Birmingham, AL
Cheri Blauwet, MD: Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital – Charlestown, MA
Candace Cable: Vice Chair, LA28 – Truckee, CA
Roberta S. Carlin, MS, JD: Executive Director, American Association on Health and Disability (AAHD) – Rockville, MD
Dexanne B. Clohan, MD: Immediate Past President and Executive Committee Member, The Foundation for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation – Irvine, CA
Rory A. Cooper, PhD: Founder and Director, Human Engineering Research Laboratories – Pittsburgh, PA
Tommie G. Cummings: Director/Shareholder, Kassouf & Co. – Birmingham, AL
Drew Davis, MD: Associate Professor and Division Director, UAB Division of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, UAB/Children’s of Alabama – Birmingham, AL
Dr. Derrol Dawkins, MD: Physician, Metro Pediatrics – Birmingham, AL
Michael A. Estrada: Executive Management, Chairman of Board Elect, Amputee Coalition (former) – Hoover, AL
Matthew P. Ford, PT, PhD: Professor and Department Chair, Samford University Department of Physical Therapy – Birmingham, AL
Noah Galloway: Public Speaker – Alabaster, AL
Garry Gause: Corporate Executive – Birmingham, AL
Miller Beale Girvin: CEO, Alabama Capital Network – Birmingham, AL
Jeffrey A. Hester: Chief, Public and Consumer Affairs, Birmingham VA Medical Center – Birmingham, AL
Bobby Humphrey: Vice President, Bryant Bank – Birmingham, AL
Charlie Hussey: Associate Commissioner/COO, Southeastern Conference – Birmingham, AL
Mark Johnson, M.Ed.: Director of Advocacy, Shepherd Center – Atlanta, GA
Wayne W. Killion, Jr.: President, CEO of Shook & Fletcher Insulation Co. – Birmingham, AL
Dr. Lawrence Lemak: Founder, Lemak Health – Birmingham, AL
Major General James E. Livingston USMC (Ret): Retired Military/Consultant/Public Appearances – Mt. Pleasant, SC
Richard Marchase: Professor Emeritus, University of Alabama at Birmingham – Birmingham, AL
Kerri Morgan, PhD OTR/LATP: Assistant Professor of Occupational Therapy and Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine – St. Louis, MO
Mike Mouron: Chairman, Capstone Real Estate Investments – Mountain Brook, AL
Mike Mushett: CEO, Turnstone – Fort Wayne, IN
Kate Nielsen: Former President, Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham – Birmingham, AL
Jeremy Snyder: Partner, TFA Productions, LLC – Eagan, MN
Robert K. Spotswood: Member, Spotswood Sansom & Sansbury LLC – Birmingham, AL
Margaret Stran, Ph.D.: Associate Director, University of Alabama Adapted Athletics – Tuscaloosa, AL
John Tschida, MPP: Associate Executive Director of Research and Policy, Association of University Center on Disabilities – Silver Spring, MD