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. She spent several years building energy efficient, healthy homes for a company in Nashville before becoming a general contractor herself. When she’s not working you can find her fishing for bass in the north Georgia mountains.
Lauren believes that housing is a basic right that everyone should have access to, and she is excited to begin taking steps with Open Table Nashville to eradicate the issues surrounding affordable housing.
Ingrid is inspired by heroes like Desmond Tutu, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Dorothy Day and strives to imitate their dedication to justice for the marginalized and love for all.
Joanie spends a lot of time thinking about how to connect people with the resources they need.