Staff

Ingrid McIntyre

Ingrid McIntyre

Executive Director

If not painting, gardening, or militantly composting, Ingrid is probably traveling, reading, working crossword puzzles, or kayaking at her parent’s farm.

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Lindsey Krinks

Lindsey Krinks

Education and Street Chaplaincy Coordinator

Lindsey has been doing homeless outreach, housing advocacy, and community organizing in Nashville since 2007. She was ordained in 2013 and also serves as a street chaplain. She is passionate about education and can be found in tent cities, washing feet on the streets, leading groups around downtown, and foraging for native herbs and plants.

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Liz Shadbolt

Liz Shadbolt

Volunteer & Operations Coordinator

In her free time, Liz can be found helping two kids with homework, reading, and cooking.

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Barbara Harper Latimer

Barbara Harper Latimer

General Contractor and Project Manager

Barbara joins OTN as General Contractor and Project Manager. After completing her graduate certificate in Sustainability at Lipscomb (focusing on residential construction and neighborhood development) she earned LEED accreditation.

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Lauren Plummer

Lauren Plummer

Outreach and Program Coordinator

Lauren Plummer is has been an Outreach and Housing Coordinator at OTN since she joined the team in 2011.

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Elizabeth Langgle-Martin

Elizabeth Langgle-Martin

Street Outreach and Resource Navigator

In her free time Elizabeth can be found hiking with her husband and two rescue pups, hanging with her backyard flock of chickens or trying to keep her tomato plants alive.

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Haley Spigner

Haley Spigner

Street Outreach and Resource Navigator

Haley is so happy to be working alongside the OTN team and is learning so much each day!

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Samuel Lester

Samuel Lester

Street Outreach and Advocacy Coordinator

When not wandering back streets and camps, he can be found wandering back trails visiting endangered wildlife communities, reading, sculpting, or playing music.

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Becca Dryden

Becca Dryden

Information and Resource Coordinator

In addition to playing with her super cute little one, she enjoys hiking, knitting, reading, gardening, and cooking.

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Emily Allison-Hearn

Emily Allison-Hearn

Communications Coordinator

Emily Allison-Hearn is the Communications Coordinator for Open Table Nashville.

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Austin Sauerbrei-Brown

Austin Sauerbrei-Brown

Community Organizer

Austin Sauerbrei serves as a shared community organizer with Open Table Nashville and the Edgehill Neighborhood Partnership.

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Lisa Avrit

Lisa Avrit

Operations Coordinator

In her spare time, Lisa enjoys spending time with her husband and two kids, hiking and playing outdoors.

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Interns

Justin Barringer

Justin Barringer

Intern

Justin Bronson Barringer is currently a PhD student in religious ethics at Southern Methodist University.

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Ellory Overcast

Ellory Overcast

Intern

Ellory Overcast is from Cincinnati, OH and is studying English at Lipscomb University.

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Jacob Huff

Jacob Huff

Intern

Jacob Huff was born and raised in Nashville. He is currently a sophomore at Warren Wilson College.

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Audrey Priddy

Audrey Priddy

Intern

Audrey grew up in Nashville and is a junior at Lipscomb University.

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Emily Brazzel

Emily Brazzel

Street Chaplain in Residency

​Emily Brazzel is honored to offer emotional and spiritual support to the Open Table Nashville community as our Chaplain on the Streets through the St. Thomas Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) program.

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Sarah Partee

Sarah Partee

AmeriCorps VISTA

Sarah is serving for a year with Open Table Nashville through the AmeriCorps VISTA program.

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Board of Directors

Randy Morgan, Chair

Lisa Avrit, Secretary

Dawit Aynachew, Treasurer

Jennifer Bailey

Madge Johnson

Jaha Martin

Barbara Higgins

Justin Pitt

Dan Rogers

Lynn Taylor

Shiloh Walker

Jim Fraser

Advisory Council

Liz Coleman
Downtown Library, Reference Librarian

Kirby Davis
COO Freeman-Webb Companies

Dennis Ferrier
Media Consulting and Video Production

Sheryl B. Fleisch, MD
Director, Vanderbilt Street

David Flow
Flow Construction

Randy Goodman
CEO & Chairman, Sony Records Nashville

Mike Hodge
Lead Organizer, NOAH

Diane Khun
Attorney

Dayna Lovelady
Homeless Commissioner, The Christian Broadcasting Network

Danny Rhodes
Habitat for Humanity

Suzie Tolmie
Homeless Coordinator, MDHA

Bernard Turner, Ed.D., MA, MBA, GPC
Associate Professor, Social Entrepreneurship & Director, Center for Social Entrepreneurship
Jack C. Massey College of Business, Belmont University

Hershell Warren
Senior Advisor to the Mayor