Board of Directors

Montgomery AIDS Outreach, Inc., D.B.A. Medical Advocacy & Outreach (MAO) is a 501 (c) 3 not-for-profit health service, community and provider education organization. Please join us in thanking the following community volunteers who give so generously of their time to serve as the organization’s Board of Directors.

Board of Directors – 2021


Frank J. Gitschier (Chair)
(Retired) State of Alabama – Legislative Fiscal Office, Alabama Legislature

James J. McVay (Treasurer)
(Retired) Alabama Department of Public Health, Bureau Director

Evelyn K. Tackett (Secretary)
(Retired) Southern Alabama Area Health Education Center, Director

Kathy C. Vincent, L.C.S.W. (Immediate Past Chair)
Public Health Consultant

Members at Large

Lorenzo Alexander
Insurance Consumer Specialist III

Joyce Bigbee
(Retired) State of Alabama, Legislative Fiscal Office, Director

H. Mendel Brown
Business Owner

Cheryl G. Davis
Director of Health Administration/Health Consultant/Educator

Priscilla B. Duncan, Esq.
Partner, P.B. Duncan & Associates, LLC

Anne Jordan-Reynolds
Founder, De la Sol, Haiti

Alonzetta Landrum-Sims
(Retired) Enterprise-Ozark Community College, Dean of Finance/Administration

Micki Beth Stiller, Esq.
Attorney-Social Security Disability Law

Lee Terrell

Tony D. Walker
(Retired) Troy University, Assistant Professor, Director of Social Work

Linwood B. Whitten
Alabama State University, Dean of Diversity/International Affairs

Staff Level Leadership & Executive Team

Michael Murphree, LCSW, Executive Officer

Ashley M. Tarrant, MPH, Operations Officer

Tina Bush, CPA, Financial Officer

Cordelia Stearns, MD, AAHIVS, Medical Officer

DaQuentin Davis, MSHRM, Human Resource Officer

Jennifer Thompson, LICSW, PIP, PMH-C, Social Services Officer

Bretia Gordon, Ed.D., MPA, Education & Training Officer

Marguerite Barber–Owens, MD, AAHIVS, Assistant Medical Officer

Elana M. Parker Merriweather, Ed.S., AADC, BCC, BC-TBH, Behavioral Health Officer