Our Board of Directors is responsible for setting the mission and strategic direction of the Foundation and for overseeing its finances, operations, and policies of the foundation. Wiregrass Foundation and its Board of Directors are committed to lawful and ethical behavior in all of its activities. Employees and Directors are required to conduct themselves in a manner that complies with all applicable laws and regulations. Directors are required to review and sign the Foundation’s Conflict of Interest Policy.
Back Row: David Parsons, John Edge, Steve McCarroll, Bobby Hewes, David Johnston, Steve Shaw. Front Row: Addie McKinzie, Chairman Dr. John Dunn, Mary Julia Lee.
John Dunn, M.D.
Dr. John Dunn is a Medical Oncologist and has been with Dothan Hematology and Oncology in Dothan, Alabama since 1991. He completed residency and fellowship in Internal Medicine/Hematology/Oncology at the University of Kentucky in Lexington. He received his M.D. from the University of Alabama in Birmingham in 1986. He is married to Susan Dunn since 1983 and lives vicariously through his kids Kathleen and Griffin Dunn who now live in Nashville, TN. He is an active member of the Nazarene Church and enjoys singing and participating in family activities.
Addie McKinzie moved to Alabama after graduating from Saint Mary of the Woods College in Terre Haute, Indiana in 1974. She is currently the Director of Revenue Assurance at Southeast Alabama Medical Center, where she has been employed for over 43 years. Addie is dedicated to the local area and works with several Dothan ministries. She also serves on several committees including the Revenue Integrity/RAC Steering Committee for the Alabama Hospital Association.
— Board Secretary
Bobby Hewes, a Dothan native, graduated from the University of Alabama in 1968 with a Bachelors Degree in Biology. He worked for several years as a stockbroker with Thornton, Farish and Gauntt. In 1972, Bobby joined the Coldwell Banker Afred Saliba Realty, a company which encompasses residential and commercial real estate and property management. Bobby is a partner and has served as president since 1972. He has served in many positions in his career field, including board member of the Alabama State Real Estate Commission for the past 10 years. He is a former board member of the First United Methodist Church, past president of the Dothan Boys Club and served on the Dothan Recreation Board for over 30 years. Bobby is married to the former Susan Weatherford and they have three sons and eight grandchildren.