CAC board of directors
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The 15th Judicial District Child Advocacy Center is excited to announce the 2021-2022 Board of Director’s Officers. We are so grateful for all of our board members and thank them for their service. Dr. Bill McKee, (Chair); Deputy District Attorney General Tom Swink, (Vice Chair); Nancy R. Willis (Secretary); District Attorney General Jason Lawson (Treasurer); Judy Jordan, (Assistant Treasurer).

In the picture left to right (back row)
Dr. Bill McKee, Deputy District Attorney General Tom Swink, Brian Harbaugh, Asst. Chief Lance Howell, Bob Black, District Attorney General Jason Lawson, and Dr. Eric Cummings

In the picture left to right (front row)
Nancy R. Willis, Judy Jordan, Marilyn Bryant, Anne Barger and Julie Vantrease.

Not pictured, E. Marie Farley


Brian Harbaugh, M.A.


Signature Behavior Inc

Tom Swink, J.D.

Vice Chair

Deputy District Attorney General

15th Judicial District

Lance Howell

Past Vice Chair

Assistant Chief Deputy

Wilson County Sheriff's Office

Marilyn Bryant

Civic Leader

Owner & Publisher

Town Planner

Nancy Willis, M.S.


​Civic Leader

Former CAC Executive Director 

Dr. C. William "Bill" McKee, Ed.D.


Provost & Vice President of Academic Affairs

and Professor

Cumberland University

Judy Jordan, B.S., CPA

Assistant Treasurer

Vice President of Finance

Cumberland University

Anne Barger, M.S.

Director of PreK, Parenting, and the Family Resource Center

Wilson County Schools

Dr. Eric Cummings, Ph.D.

Dean of School of Humanities, Education, and the Arts

Cumberland University

E. Marie Farley, J.D.

Past Chair 


Assistant Public Defender

Bob Black, MBA


Capitol Theater  

Jason Lawson, J.D.


15th Judicial District Attorney General

Julie Vantrease, LMSW

Compliance Officer, Director of Social Services & Swing Bed Coordinator


In the picture left to right (back row) 2018
Attorney General Jason Lawson, Brian Harbaugh, Dr. Eric Cummings, Dr. Bill McKee, Bob Black, Assistant Chief Deputy Lance Howell, and Deputy Assistant General Tom Swink.

In the picture left to right (front row)
Anne Barger, F. Marie Farley, Nancy R. Willis, Judy Jordan, and Marilyn Bryant