Advisory Council

Members of the Advisory Council are individuals who hold or have held positions of responsibility in the community. They serve as a resource to communicate the work of CGS and provide advice and support resources to our Board and staff. Many are former CGS Board members.

Lift Your Spirits

Charles E. Alexander
Retired Executive Director,
United Methodist Pastoral Care and Counseling, Inc.

Charles A. “Scotty” McCallum
Former Mayor
City of Vestavia Hills
Linda Bachus
Civic Leader
Peggy A. McClure, M. Div., J.D.
Retired Presbyterian Church Minister

Peggy G. Balliet
Civic Leader

Tom Mahoney
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell, & Berkowitz
Carlton Baker
Retired Group President
Rabbi Jonathan Miller
Temple Emanu-El
Dr. Neal Berte
President Emeritus
Birmingham-Southern College
Barbara Moore
Judge Sharon Blackburn
United States District Judge
Northern District of Alabama
Dr. T. Michael Morgan
Retired District Superintendent
United Methodist Church
Birmingham-East District
Lois A. Caldwell
Parish Nurse
Canterbury United Methodist Church

Thomas I. “Tom” Nelson
Retired Executive
Vulcan Materials Company

Charles Chamblee
Former Partner
Ernst & Young
Robby Owens
Retired District Attorney
Shelby County

Sandra Craft
Retired Assistant Professor of Nursing
Samford University

Rev. Thomas N. Rains
Association Chaplain
YMCA of Birmingham

C. Fred Daniels
Cabaniss Johnston

Ben J. Schillaci
CPA Partner
Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC

John P. Darnall, III
Retired Exec. V.P.
Brasfield & Gorrie

Rev. Cannon Craig Smalley
Director Pastoral Care & Counseling
Cathedral Church of the Advent

Dr. Doug Dortch
Senior Minister
Mountain Brook Baptist Church

J. Terrell Spencer, M.D.
Retired, Bham. Pulmonary Group
Medical Director, Southern Company, West Region
Bishop David E. Foley, D.D.
Catholic Diocese of Birmingham
Dr. Bobby S. Terry, D. Min, S.T.D.
President and Editor
Alabama Baptist
Carol MacMillan Godsey
Women's Committee
Spain Rehabilitation Center
Judge Scott Vowell
Vowell & Godsmith, LLC
Trudie F. Gruman, RN
Pain & Palliative Resource Nurse
St. Vincent’s Hospital
Dr. Andrew Westmoreland
Samford University
Dr. Ed Hurley
Senior Pastor
South Highland Presbyterian Church
Chee-Vee Whitfield
Executive Director
East Walker Chamber of Commerce
Frank Jones
Retired Actuary
Odessa Woolfolk
Founder and President Emeritus
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Charles "Chuck" King
Retired Executive
Vulcan Materials Co.
Dr. Ralph Yarbrough
Retired Chief of Medicine
St. Vincent's Hospital

Charles Leesburg
Certified Public Accountant
Pearce, Bevill, Leesburg & Moore, P.C.

Dr. Kurt Zinn
Professor of Radiology
Scott McBrayer
City of Homewood

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