Board Members

Terri Hedges - President | EMAIL TERRI | 615.477.8428
Terri and husband, Dave, were introduced to greyhounds in 1999 with Santana. Over the years, their pack has included Zinny, Basil, Boston and River who are all at the Bridge. Their pack now includes Prim and Mr. Obvious. Terri has fostered since 2005, volunteers at Meet & Greets and events and does home visits and dog drops. She also does printing and direct mail projects for GPAN.

Pam Neiman - Treasurer | EMAIL PAM | 615.308.0688
Pam adopted her first greyhound, Fantasy Live, in 1992. She is a founding board member who handles GPAN's financial affairs, fosters, does home visits, organizes dog acquisitions, helps with fundraising and keeps the database current. She volunteers extensively at Almost Home for Hounds, in Nunn, Colo.

Carter Newton - Recording Secretary | EMAIL CARTER 615.974.3922
Carter and wife, Michelle, adopted their first greyhound, "Sheila Ninetoes, Queen of the Known Universe," in 2010. After Sheila went to the Bridge, they adopted Honey Bee and Peggy. A life-long dog owner, Carter fosters and works dog drops. He is creating a follow-up system to help new adopters and their hounds successfully integrate as a family.

Kent Hiday - Compliance Officer| EMAIL KENT | 615.866.8908
A greyhound owner since 1992, Kent fosters and helps at special events and does home visits. He is a volunteer at Almost Home for Hounds in Nunn, Colo.

Mardy Fones | EMAIL MARDY | 615.819.0896
Mardy works from home so she can be with her greyhounds, Cal and Reta, and a cat, Earl. She and husband, Ray, adopted their first hound in 2002. She does the GPAN newsletter, GreytNews, the group's marketing, trims nails, works special events and Meet & Greets, fosters and does home visits.

John Pepper | EMAIL JOHN | 615.293.3659
John adopted Kassa, who is now at the Bridge, in 2009 and Ricky Bobby, in 2011. He does home visits, helps with dog acquisition, manages GPAN's website development, fosters, attends Meet and Greets and volunteers information technology services to GPANashville, GPA Emerald Coast and Almost Home for Hounds.

Greg Klein | EMAIL GREG | 440-832-0345
Greg and husband, Randall, adopted their first greyhound, Ty, in early 2015 and quickly added Briley to the pack later that year. Greg's a life-long dog owner who enjoys having fosters in the house whenever possible, does home visits and is a regular at meet and greets.

Darrell Pitzer | EMAIL DARRELL 615.614.2313
Darrell and wife, Jan, adopted their first greyhound, Miko, in 1993. Since then, they have adopted six more greyhounds, and have worked with greyhound adoption groups in Louisiana, New Jersey, Texas, and now Tennessee. Their pack now consists of Jackson, Samantha, and honorary greyhound Patton, (a beagle). He fosters and coordinates Meet and Greets and special events,

Jillian Howell | EMAIL JILLIAN
Jillian adopted her first greyhound, Stark, in 2013. Since that first trip to Birmingham, three others and a couple of fosters have followed. Jillian is a regular at Meet & Greets and special events, leads home visits and assists in adoption follow up. Her pack includes Stark, Mikaela, Cobra, Ringo (the dachshund) and Brody (at the Bridge).