Meet Our Sector Leads

Business Sector

Russ Watkins
Russ Watkins
President & CEO, Partners
Whitney Sharp Peter
Whitney Sharp Peter
President, Sharp Companies, Inc./Volunteer Drywall

Education Sector

Randy Boyd
Randy Boyd
Interim President, University of Tennessee System
Dr. Jon Rysewyk
Dr. Jon Rysewyk
Assistant Superintendent & Chief Academic Officer, Knox County Schools
Dr. L. Anthony Wise Jr.
Dr. L. Anthony Wise Jr.
President, Pellissippi State Community College

Faith-based Sector

Daryl W. Arnold
Daryl W. Arnold
Founder & Senior Pastor, Overcoming Believers Church
Seth Hammond
Seth Hammond
Lead Pastor, Christ Covenant; Chairman, Knox County Church Network

Family/Community Sector

Dr. Vivian Underwood-Shipe
Dr. Vivian Underwood-Shipe
Founder & Executive Director, I AM the Voice of the Voiceless
Keira A. Wyatt
Keira A. Wyatt
Founder & Executive Director, C.O.N.N.E.C.T. Ministries

Government Sector

Dr. Martha Buchanan
Dr. Martha Buchanan
Senior Director, Knox County Health Department
Fiona McAnally
Fiona McAnally
Deputy Director of Communications, City of Knoxville

Health Care Sector

Dr. Keith Gray
Dr. Keith Gray
Chief Medical Officer, University of Tennessee Medical Center
Dr. Eric Penniman
Dr. Eric Penniman
Executive Medical Director for Primary Care, Summit Medical Group

Justice Systems Sector

General Charme Allen
General Charme Allen
District Attorney General
Tom Bevins
Tom Bevins
Resident Agent in Charge, Knoxville, DEA
Chief Eve Thomas
Chief Eve Thomas
Chief of Police, Knoxville Police Department

Nonprofit/Service Organizations Sector

Dr. Jerry Askew
Dr. Jerry Askew
President, Alliance for Better Nonprofits; Ordained Vocational Deacon, Episcopal Diocese of East Tennessee
Dr. Kelly Drummond
Dr. Kelly Drummond
Vice President of Human Resources and Grants Administration, Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley

Treatment/Recovery/Harm Reduction Sector

Dr. Suzanne Bailey
Dr. Suzanne Bailey
Chief Operating Officer, Cherokee Health Systems
Leann Human-Hilliard
Leann Human-Hilliard
Regional Clinical Vice President, Helen Ross McNabb Center
Dr. Parinda Khatri
Dr. Parinda Khatri
Chief Clinical Officer, Cherokee Health Systems

About Us


All4Knox is a joint effort of Knox County and the City of Knoxville with facilitation and coordination support from Metro Drug Coalition, the Knox County District Attorney General’s Office and Knox County Health Department. Our hope is to bring together our governments, businesses, nonprofit organizations, faith-based communities and many others in a coordinated fashion to address the substance misuse epidemic.