Our Board

2022 Board of Directors

Our work would not be possible without the help of our tremendous governing board. These individuals come from all across the state and bring a wealth of unique experience to VOICES for Alabama’s Children. Thank you to our Board of Directors for all that you do!

Marie Hurley Blair, President
Community Volunteer
Birmingham, AL

Sue McInnish, MPA, Vice President
Community Advocate
Montgomery, AL

Judd Harwood, J.D., Past President
Bradley Partner
Birmingham, AL

Nicole Schroer, Treasurer
Executive Director, Madison County Volunteer Lawyers Program
Huntsville, AL

Jera Stribling, Member at Large
Executive Director, Joseph S. Bruno Foundation
Birmingham, AL

Alison Scott, Member at Large
Executive Director, Baptist Health Foundation
Birmingham, AL

Jeremy Arthur
Director, Governmental and Economic Development Affairs Institute at Auburn University
Auburn, AL

Terri Averett
Century 21 Regency Realty
Enterprise, AL

Lynn Beshear, RN
Former Commissioner, Alabama Department of Mental Health
Montgomery, AL

Charles Ray Nash, Ed.D.
Senior Vice Chancellor Emeritus, University of Alabama System
Tuscaloosa, AL

Suzanne Respess
Senior Vice President of Government Relations, Children’s of Alabama
Birmingham, AL

Francis E. Rushton Jr., M.D., FAAP
Retired Pediatrician
Birmingham, AL

Sherrel W. Stewart
Strategy and Communications Officer, Birmingham City Schools
Birmingham, AL