Board of Trustees

President, Board of Trustees
Michael D. Sontag, Esq.
Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
Nashville, Tennessee

Vice President, Board of Trustees
Joseph W. Gibbs, Esq.
Bradley LLP
Nashville, Tennessee

Secretary, Board of Trustees
Ronald Lee Grubbs, Jr., CPA
HCA Healthcare, Inc.
Nashville, Tennessee

Treasurer, Board of Trustees
John O. Pearce, CPA
Assistant Treasurer, Board of Trustees
EY
Nashville, Tennessee

William F. Buechler, CPA
Crowe Horwath LLP
Brentwood, Tennessee

Troy Deason, CPA
HCA Healthcare, Inc.
Nashville, Tennessee

Kendall L. Houghton, Esq.
Alston & Bird, LLP
Washington, D.C. 

Joe B. Huddleston, Esq., LL.D.
EY
Washington, D.C.

Stephen Jasper, Esq. 
Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
Nashville, TN

J. William McArthur, Jr., Esq.
TE Connectivity
Berwyn, Pennsylvania

James M. McCarten, Esq.
Burr & Forman LLP
Nashville, Tennessee

Brad Withrow, CPA
EY
Nashville, Tennessee

G. Michael Yopp, Esq.
Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP
Nashville, Tennessee

Executive Director
Sameera Lowe
P.O. Box 158085 Nashville, TN 37215
615-668-0222
Fax: 615-309-9345
Email: sameera@hartmansaltforum.org

Camille O'Donnell
Support
615-400-6644
Email: support@hartmansaltforum.org 

Emeritus Trustees
John L. Coalson, Esq.
Alston & Bird, LLP
Atlanta, Georgia

Charles A. Trost, Esq.
Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP
Nashville, Tennessee

Advisory Board

John Amato, Esq.
PwC LLP
Stamford, Connecticut

Eric Anderson, Esq.
Andersen Tax LLC
San Francisco, California

William M. Backstrom, Jr., Esq.
Jones Walker, LLP
New Orleans, Louisiana

Karen J. Boucher, CPA
FIST Coalition
Egg Harbor, Wisconsin

Erik Burgos, Esq., CPA
General Dynamics Corporation
Falls Church, Virginia

Loren L. Chumley, Esq.
KPMG LLP
Nashville, Tennessee

Harley T. Duncan
KPMG LLP
Washington, DC

Louis G. Fuller, Esq.
Brunini, Grantham, Grower
& Hewes, PLLC
Jackson, Mississippi

Lynn A. Gandhi, Esq.
Honigman LLP
Detroit, Michigan

Gale Garriott, Esq.
Federation of Tax Administrators
Washington, D.C.

Christopher R. Grissom, Esq.
Bradley LLP
Birmingham, Alabama

Donald M. Griswold, Esq.
PwC LLP
Washington, D.C.

June Summers Haas, Esq.
Honigman LLP
Lansing, Michigan

Jack L. Harper, Esq.
Discover Financial Services 
Riverwoods, Illinois

Mark E. Holcomb, Esq.
Dean Mead 
Tallahassee, Florida

Hollis L. Hyans, Esq.
Morrison & Foerster, LLP
New York, New York

Brian Kirkell, Esq.
RSM US LLP
Washington, DC

Douglas L. Lindholm, Esq.
Council On State Taxation
Washington, D.C.

Janette M. Lohman, Esq.
Thompson Coburn LLP
St. Louis, Missouri

Greg Matson, Esq.
Multistate Tax Commission
Washington, DC

J. Mark McCormick, CPA
EY
Atlanta, Georgia

Lorie McDonald, Esq.
PwC LLP
Miami, Florida 

Faranak Naghavi, CPA
EY
Washington, D.C.

Maureen E. Pechacek, CPA
PwC LLP
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Richard Pomp, Professor of Law
UConn/NYU Law Schools
Hartford, Connecticut 

Shona Ponda, Esq.
Deloitte Tax LLP
New York, New York 

Carley Roberts, Esq.
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Sacramento, CA

Arthur R. Rosen, Esq.
McDermott, Will & Emery LLP
Miami, Florida

Alexandra Sampson, Esq.
Hearst Communications Inc.
Charlotte, North Carolina

Mark F. Sommer, Esq.
Frost Brown Todd LLC 
Louisville, Kentucky

Judge William L. Thompson
Thompson State Tax Consulting
Montgomery, Alabama

Maria Todorova, Esq.
Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
Atlanta, Georgia

Andres Vallejo, Esq.
Reed Smith LLP
San Francisco, California

Andrew P. Wagner, Esq.
Retired VP-Law, FedEx Corporation
Memphis, Tennessee

Marilyn A. Wethekam, Esq.
Horwood, Marcus & Berk, Chartered
Chicago, Illinois

Robert E. Weyman, Esq.
Reed Smith
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Margaret C. Wilson, Esq.
Wilson Law Group
Somerville, New Jersey