Kandy Childress

Executive Director

Kandy Childress began working with Healthy Kingsport on November 2, 2015 as Executive Director. Kandy holds a bachelor’s degree in English Literature from the University of Tennessee and a master’s degree in English Literature from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. She brings a decade of international business experience to her role at Healthy Kingsport. Her previous job assignments have taken her all over the United States and Europe, but she calls Kingsport “home.”

Johanna Montgomery

Associate Director

Johanna Montgomery began working with Healthy Kingsport in February 15, 2016 as Associate Director. Johanna holds a B.A. degree in Technical Communications and a master’s in business administration from King University. In her role, Johanna works directly with the community through an array of events, including the Healthy Kingsport’s Walk for Wellness Expo and the Eat Good – Feel Good Restaurant Coalition.

Logan Bailey


Logan Bailey, a native of Kingsport, and recent graduate from East Tennessee State University’s College of Public Health assumed the role of Coordinator July 1, 2016. Her role was subsequent to an internship that she performed with Healthy Kingsport from January-May 2016. Logan’s role includes assisting with event organization and the management of community programs such as Live Sugarfreed, Healthier Tennessee and Tobacco-Free Campuses.

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Kingsport Wellmont Health Systems Indian Path Medical Center - Mountain States Health Alliance Eastman Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee YMCA United Way Regional Eye Center Sullivan County Health Department BAE Systems Mountain Region Family Medicine Kingsport Chamber of Commerce Kingsport Times News Eastman Credit Union Associated Orthopedics Cumberland Marketing - A Full Service Advertising and Marketing Agency Bank of Tennessee Citizens Bank Cigna Sullivan County, TennesseeBays Mountain Park
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