- Phone: (615) 373-1782
- Mailing Address: 409 Franklin Road, Brentwood, TN 37027
Kip, Amanda, Emma (19), Lydia (17), Owen (14) and Daisy (10) Herdrick are joining us after having recently moved to the area. Amanda is the daughter of Carolyn and Ron Miller (also being introduced this morning!) and both families are longtime friends of Mike and Nadine Runcie. Kip works remotely as a business system analyst for KBM/Hogue, a San Francisco-based commercial furnishings company. The family loves reading, cooking, and nature.
Carolyn and Ron Miller have been married for 59 years. Ron is a
retired preacher who worked with Mike Runcie in Muncie, IN and then in St Louis. They live in the Brookdale Cumberland community in Green Hills. Carolyn worked in Operations for Southwest Airlines for 18 years, and she and Ron both worked as flight attendants for 4 years. They enjoy travel and spending time with their grandchildren.
Kevin, Aynsley, and Ruthie (3 mo) Riser - Aynsley and Kevin met when he gave her tennis lessons; they got engaged on Court 2 at Centennial! Kevin is a USPTA tennis teaching pro with Metro Parks and enjoys cooking and sports. Aynsley is an LU grad and a certified athletic trainer; she works as the clinical assistant to Dr. Jason Jones at Nashville Knee and Shoulder.
Kevin, Megan, Jillene (5), and Jesslyn (3)Smith - Kevin is a Harding grad, where he played football. He has previously served in coaching roles at Brentwood High, Ensworth, CPA, FRA, and in Knoxville, GA. He is now a licensed realtor and entrepreneur. He enjoys the outdoors, all things sports, coaching, and connecting people. Megan is the associate head coach/pitching coach for the LU Lady Bison softball team. She enjoys coaching and reading, especially about psychology.
Annie and Bob Wellerding have been married for 2.5 years and are expecting their first child in late January 2019. Bob is the co-founder and president of Sunrise (landscape and residential yard work). Annie is originally from the Philippines. They enjoy working out, cooking, travel, movies, and reading.
TJ, Chuck, and Kassidi (13) Cargile are formerly from South Florida, but have been in the area for about 6 years. Chuck is a regional director for Regis Corp and enjoys family time, football, and the outdoors. TJ previously had a career in fashion and is now an aspiring fiction writer. She also enjoys family and football. Kassidi is an 8th grader at Lipscomb Academy and enjoys volleyball, piano, and art.
Marty Harris, Valerie Velarde, and George (14 mo) - Marty has deep ties to OC— Karen and Rick Fuqua are his mom and stepdad, Kelly Swiggart is his sister, and Maxine Bivins is his grandmother. He works at Rhea Little Tire & Auto. Valerie is originally from California and is a teller with Fifth Third Bank. They enjoy raising baby George and playing games.
Blake and Kellie Hendrickson have been back in Franklin for about a year. Blake has had careers in radio and healthcare. He is currently a consultant with InfoWorks and has just completed his PhD in business administration, management, and operations. He has 4 children and 3 grandchildren. Kellie is originally from Gallatin and works at Williamson Medical Center. She has 3 children and 2 grandchildren. He is a Yankees fan, and she is a Braves fan.
Jackson and Megan Horne - Jackson is an LU grad, Georgia Bulldog fan and a QA engineer at Velocity Risk Underwriters. He enjoys software development, gaming, and working out. She is a Harding grad, Mississippi Bulldogs fan and is a marketing coordinator at M3. She enjoys working out, traveling, and binge-watching TV shows.
Caryn, Carson (18), and Kennedy (11) Wood - Karen is a substitute teacher for the Franklin Special School District. Her oldest daughter, Kaitlyn, is at LU and is recently engaged. Caryn enjoys reading, being outdoors, and the Hallmark Channel.