Board of Directors

Our board of directors reflects the diverse range of organizations that contribute to a growing and evolving system that helps to protect and improve public and behavioral health in Mississippi.

Karen Livingston-Wilson, JD, Board Chair
Attorney-Owner
Livingston-Wilson & Associates, PLLC

Daniel P. Edney, MD., FACP, Board Co-Chair
Physician Specializing in Internal Medicine and Addiction
Partner with Medical Associates in Vicksburg

Michael Ryan Kelly, MS, Board Secretary
CEO
Rural Health Association and Horizon Professional Services

Tonya Adams, MBA, Board Treasurer
Associate Director
Administration and Finance
University of Mississippi Medical Center

Lee Dukes, MBA

GaChavis M. Green, DPM
Board Certified, Podiatric Physician & Surgeon
Total Foot Care Clinic- Hattiesburg, Laurel, Petal, Purvis, Meridian

Allison Hardy, MTX
Comptroller and Development Officer
Mississippi State Medical Association

Jerome R. Kolbo, PhD
Interim Director, MSW Coordinator
Professor of Social Work
The University of Southern Mississippi

Andrea L. Phillips, M.D.
Physician/Owner/Principal Investigator
Phillips Medical Services, PLLC

Kaye Bender, PhD
Executive Director
MS Public Health Association