Board of Directors

The Oasis Board of Directors is an essential part of Oasis and our mission.

Frances Ross Nolan, J.D. – President Jenny Sneed, CFP – Vice President
Nolan Byers, P.C. Bridgeworth, LLC
Jennifer Wilson, J.D. – Secretary/Treasurer
Regions Bank


Board Members
Kenneth Byrd, MBA – Immediate Past President Meredith Calhoun
Protective Life Practice Works
Karen Fitzpatrick, M.D. Corey L. Hartman, M.D.
Private Practice of Psychiatry Skin Wellness Center
Sheila Herringdon Debra Lewis, J.D.
Blue Cross Blue Shield Balch Bingham
Christi Daniel Lunsford, J.D. Laura Montgomery-Barefield, M.D.
Encompass Health UAB Dept. of Psychiatry & Neurobiology and Children’s Behavioral Health
Alison Decker Scott Fran Smitherman, C.F.A.
Baptist Health Foundation Regions Bank
DeLynn M. Zell, CFP
Bridgeworth, LLC
Ex Officio Executive Director
Anne Bruno LaRussa, Founder Kathryn Bowden, J.D., M.Ed.

Our Mission

Oasis helps women and children heal, grow and overcome difficult life circumstances by providing affordable mental health counseling and innovative educational programs in a respectful and nurturing environment.

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