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Board of Directors

Neverthirst Board of Directors

 

Jeremy Long

Jeremy Long

Jeremy Long is an Auburn University graduate and is currently the Senior Vice President at Petra Risk Management Services. Jeremy lives in Hoover, AL with his wife Michelle and their two children, Emmie and JJ.

 

Jeremy has a passion for the Lord and is grateful for his relationship with Jesus Christ. He is actively involved in many local charities including the United Way, Gateway Social Services, Neverthirst, Mountain Brook Community Church, after-school Bible clubs and many others.

 

Heather Platt

Heather Platt

Heather Platt is wife to Dr. David Platt, President of IMB, former pastor of The Church at Brook Hills and best selling author. She is mother and homeschool teacher to four beautiful children (two of whom she and David have had the joy of adopting): Caleb, Joshua, Mara Ruth, and Isaiah.

 

She enjoys serving preschoolers on Sunday mornings, mentoring and discipling young women and leading a small group of incredible ladies. Most of all, Heather loves serving the Lord alongside her husband, wherever He may lead, in travels around the world and in simple everyday life.

 

Chris Prier

Chris Prier

Chris is co-founder and President of Prier Construction Inc., a regional commercial general contracting firm. He is a graduate of the University of Alabama, where he met his wife Jen. Chris, Jen, and their five children live in Birmingham where they are active members of The Church at Brookhills.

 

Greg Sankey

Greg Sankey

Greg Sankey became the eighth commissioner of the Southeastern Conference on June 1, 2015, after serving on the SEC staff for 13 years in various leadership positions. Prior to joining the SEC staff, Sankey was Commissioner of the Southland Conference for nearly seven years.

 

A native of Auburn, New York, Sankey earned his master’s degree from Syracuse University and his undergraduate degree from the State University of New York College at Cortland. Sankey and his wife, Cathy, reside in Birmingham, Alabama, and have two daughters, Hannah Michelle (22) and Moriah Elizabeth (19).

 

Forrest Walden

Forrest Walden

Forrest has been in the fitness industry since 1996 and he is famous for saying that he “can’t imagine doing anything else.” In 2001, he opened his first Fitness Together personal training studio, and went on to develop the Fitness Together franchise brand in Alabama, Florida and North Carolina. He later created the Iron Tribe fitness brand and in 2013 published a book about the Iron Tribe story.

 

Forrest and his wife Mendy, an avid Iron Tribe athlete, have four children: Caroline (12), Brooke (10), David (7) and Benjamin (4), who they adopted from Ethiopia in 2011.

 

Andy and Melissa Yoon

Andy and Melissa Yoon
Dr. Andrew Yoon, D.M.D. is a University of Pennsylvania and Florida graduate and is currently President and Owner of Cape Vista Dental in Orange City, Florida. He and Melissa own this practice together. Andy also serves as President of Luke World Misison. Melissa has a Masters Degree in City Planning and is the owner of AMEAE Properties. They live in Ormond Beach with their four children, Ethan, Amelia, Eli, and Ezra.

Their motto is "Doing the Most with what you have." They live every day with a sense of urgency to live by this adage. They are involved with local church planting and global missions. Andy enjoys fishing, traveling, coaching football, and knocking out his wild bucket list.

 

George Schroeder

George Schroeder
George Schroeder is a veteran sports journalist, a radio host on SiriusXM’s college sports channels – and most importantly, a follower of Jesus Christ.
Schroeder and his wife Shannon live in Norman, Okla., and have three children: Elizabeth, George and Christopher (a heart and kidney transplant recipient). They are active members of their church, where Schroeder helps lead missions efforts to Guatemala. After surgeries to repair a torn Achilles tendon and a broken wrist, Schroeder gave up basketball. But he keeps running.

 

Michael Sillers

Michael Sillers
Michael J. Sillers, M.D. graduated from the University of Alabama in 1984 and received his M.D. from the University of Alabama in 1988. He completed an internship in general surgery and a residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at the University of Alabama-Birmingham in 1993. He completed his training as a fellow in rhinology and sinus surgery at the Medical College of Georgia and joined the faculty at UAB in 1994. He was promoted to Professor of Surgery in 2003 and held the endowed James J. Hicks Chair in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery until July 2005. He is the founder, president and co-owner of the Alabama Nasal and Sinus Center in Birmingham, AL.

Dr. Sillers is a past-President of American Rhinologic Society and served on the Rhinology and Paranasal Sinus Committee of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. He is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha, and has published numerous peer review articles in the field of rhinology and sinus surgery.

 

Trey Cushman

Trey Cushman
Trey graduated from Texas A&M University with degree in Industrial Engineering and member of the football team. As an entrepreneur, he built several companies before joining a medical scribe company on the ground floor in 2008. He helped the company grow to be the premier standard in the industry before exiting in 2018. Passionate about health, fitness and nutrition, he co-founded a startup in Nashville that focuses on preventive care.

Originally from Texas, Trey and his wife, April, live in Nashville, TN. April is a #1 hit songwriter and they love spending time with their 3 children, Emmylou (7), Olive (5) and Ever Crew (1). Trey first discovered Neverthirst from a WOD for Water event put on by Iron Tribe. In February of 2018, he went with Neverthirst to Nepal where he got to meet in person the very people that received clean water taps directly due to his donations.