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. Johanna manages the Live Sugarfreed Campaign, Tobacco-Free Campuses, including tobacco policy work at the local, regional, and state level, and Healthier Tennessee. She helps partners to reach their health and wellness goals by becoming Healthy Kingsport Platinum Partners, which are organizations at the highest level of our initiatives. Johanna also oversees all communications and media relations for the organization.

Logan Bailey

Manager, Community Impact

Logan Bailey, a native of Kingsport, and graduate from East Tennessee State University’s College of Public Health joined the Healthy Kingsport team on July 1, 2016. Her role was subsequent to an internship that she performed with Healthy Kingsport from January-May 2016. Logan works directly with the community through an array of events, including the “Walk for Wellness Expo.” Logan also manages the 2 Million Mile City Challenge with the goal of Kingsport becoming the first city in the US to walk 2 million miles as a community.

Allison Galloway

Social Media Coordinator

Allison Galloway is a native of Kingsport, and graduate from East Tennessee State University’s College of  Arts and Sciences department of Media and Communications.  She originally joined the Healthy Kingsport team in January  of 2017 as a social media and marketing intern. Allison was then hired as a part time team member in May of 2017. She currently oversees the day to day operations of all Healthy Kingsport social media channels as well as maintains relationships with local media outlets.

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