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Merryman House

2022 Board of Directors

Merryman House Board of Directors meets the fourth Monday of each month at 4PM on the Paducah campus or virtually.

Executive Committee

Dr. Rheanel Tolar, MD

Board Chair

Premier Primary Care
Doctor – Internal Medicine


Abbey Shelton

Vice Chair

Rose Garden Florist


Elizabeth Neelley


WPSD Local 6
Local Sales Manager

Sherry Newcomb


L.A. Miller & Associates, Inc.
Senior Staff Accountant

Carl Medlin

Member at Large

Medlin Construction


Board Members

Dr. Ronald Kelley, MD

Kelley Psychiatric Clinic

Judd Myers

Vice President of Support Operations

Catherine Fuller

Kentucky Legal Aid
Attorney at Law

Stacy Thomas

McCracken County Public Schools
Youth Services Center Coordinator

Chris Henderson

Progressive Insurance
Managed Repair Rep

Justin Lewis

Justin Lewis

Compass Counseling
Marriage & Family Therapist

Board Member Gerald Washington

Gerald Washington

United Way of Murray-Calloway Co.
Executive Director – Retired

Amanda Walker

Amanda Walker

Paducah-McCracken County Joint Sewer Agency
Finance Director

Dr. Jenny Franke

Dr. Jenny Franke, MD

Mercy Health
Chief Clinical Officer

Jared Paschall

Jared Paschall

Paducah Bank
Senior Credit Analyst

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The Merryman House Domestic Crisis Center provides services free of charge to survivors of domestic violence and their dependents without regard to race, color, national origin, ethnic origin, religion, creed, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, uniformed services, political belief, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy or other health status, social or economic status, non-violent criminal history, citizenship, immigration status, marital status, or language spoken.

Services provided in part or fully by federal, state, and local funds. This project is also funded in whole or in part under a contract with the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services, and the Kentucky Coalition Against Domestic Violence, contract #C-05199666, subcontracted with the Merryman House, subcontract #21H. Additionally, support comes from Grant #H-00141 awarded through the Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet by the U.S. Department of Justice. The content expressed in this publication are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet or the U.S. Department of Justice.


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