President & Executive Director
Matt’s history in organizational leadership includes a background with Chick-fil-A, Starbucks Coffee Company, and Target. He passionately pursues making an impact through servant leadership. “Do for one what you wish you could do for everyone,” is one of the guiding principles he measures his life by.
Leadership Consultant & Coach
Dave has a broad background of leadership experience in business, non-profit and church settings. His undergraduate degree is in Mass Communications and he holds a graduate Seminary degree in Biblical Studies. His passion in life is to add value to the lives and vocations of leaders in order to help them be successful and add value to the lives of those they serve. Dave’s personal mission is to model, mentor and multiply servant leadership in all his spheres of influence. Leading group coaching sessions and teaching leadership through workshops and conferences are at the heart of his passion.
Myra Paessler, MBA
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Michele King, M.S.
Director of Care Services
Eric Myers, MDIV
DIRECTOR OF Partner Relations
Chloe Campbell, LMSW
DIRECTOR OF Operations & Human Resources
Chloe graduated from UT-Knoxville with a Master of Science Degree in Social Work with a concentration in Management, Leadership, and Community Practice. She has over 6 years of experience in nonprofit management and development. Chloe is passionate about ensuring everyone has a voice at the table. She is currently raising two dogs with her husband in Johnson City, TN.
Director of Events
Kim joins the Summit team with over 20 years experience in ministry, event planning, and fundraising. She has a business degree from Appalachian State and holds a Master’s Degree in Human Services Counseling from Liberty University. Kim lives to serve others and loves to serve where she lives. When she is not at work, you will likely find her volunteering in her church, community, and the school system. Kim is a very proud Navy wife and mother to five amazing sons.