About Us

Our Mission:

Our mission is to provide health education and promote healthy lifestyle changes that will improve the overall health and wellness of individuals disproportionately affected by chronic diseases.

Our Vision:

A world in which people live healthier; more active lives; free of chronic, debilitating diseases.

Board of Directors:

Sherri Shelton-Johnson, PT, DPT, CCM

CEO/Board Chairman

Dr. Shelton-Johnson is a licensed physical therapist specializing in the treatment of adults with neurological, orthopedic and musculoskeletal impairments. She earned her BS degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Tennessee; her advanced Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy from Alabama State University and a Certificate in Diabetes Education from Emory University. She is a Certified Case Manager, Health Education Consultant, and Lifestyle Coach for the Prevent T2 Diabetes Program of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Sherri enjoys working with non-profit organizations promoting healthy life-style behaviors to combat the long-term effects of chronic illnesses such as Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease, and Chronic Kidney Disease. In addition to community outreach and education, Dr. Shelton-Johnson works with other professionals to advocate for public policies that promote healthy communities, physical activity, and improving health literacy.

Billy J. Johnson

CFO/ Treasurer; Director of Brand Marketing, Communications, and Website Development

Karla Hathorn, CS (ASCP)


Phyllis Kitchens, PT

Director of Development

Deborah Kirby, PTA

Director of Leadership Development

Lorraine Wimberly, RN

Director of Strategic Planning and Partnerships

Carolyn Williams-Boyd, RN

Director of Community Engagement