Todd Martin, III
Martin is the CEO of Southland Capital Realty Group, a firm that owns and manages tenant apartment complexes, shopping centers and multi-tenant business buildings throughout the southeast. In addition to Autism2Ability, Martin also serves on the corporate boards of Evolution Technology Group, Focus MD, and St. Margaret’s of Charlotte, NC and previously served on the boards of Allied Williams Companies, ServiceMaster Distributor Services, and ServiceMaster Franchise Association. He is a civic board member at the Men of St. Joseph. University of Alabama 1977-82 Major: Industrial Management. Martin holds the State of Alabama Licensed Insurance Certification for Agent Property, Casualty and General Liability. He is a St. Stephens Minister.
Kerrie Denise Benson
Benson has a proven record of fund and volunteer development, marketing programs and public relations with diverse populations. She is Development Associate – Gulf Coast for Children’s Hospital of Alabama; Birmingham. Benson is a graduate of Jacksonville State University; Jacksonville, AL with a BS in Psychology. She is a member of the Junior League of Mobile, National Autism Society and the Autism Society of Alabama. She is the mother of 7 year old son with autism. Kerrie has given us great insight to the world of autism.
Jenna McCammon Bedsole
Jenna Bedsole is an attorney with more than fifteen years of experience in education and employment law. She is currently a partner with the Labor and Employment Section of Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, P.C. in Birmingham, AL where she manages litigation and client development. Jenna was previously an attorney with Lloyd, Gray, Whitehead and Monroe, P.C. and a Pension and 401(k) Administrator with Bankers Trust Company. Jenna earned both her B.A. in English, magna cum laude, and her J.D. at the University of Alabama where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Omicron Delta Kappa. Bedsole has served on numerous boards including the Blackburn Institute, Birmingham Bar Association, and Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum, and is a member of various organizations including The Women’s Network, Alabama State Bar Mentoring Task Force, and the Birmingham Bar Association. She has been published in Alabama School Boards Magazine and The Alabama Lawyer.
Financial Advisor – Morgan Stanley Wealth Management – Hunt began his career with Morgan Stanley in 2011. He is Series 7 and Series 66 licensed. A native of Mobile, Hunt is a graduate of the University of South Alabama where he earned his Bachelor’s in Accounting. In addition to excelling in the classroom at South Alabama, Hunt excelled as a baseball player as well, earning a scholarship and other recognitions for his talent and leadership. He serves on the Senior Bowl committee and is a member of the National Alumni Association of the University of South Alabama. Hunt enjoys golf and coaching baseball.
M.S., BCBA – Jennifer received her undergraduate degree in Psychology and my master’s degree in Applied Behavior Analysis from Auburn University from 2000-2005. She began working in the field of intellectual disabilities in undergraduate school as an in-home therapist for children with Autism. She then worked for East Alabama Mental Health as a program director for adults diagnosed with intellectual disability and mental illness. After graduate school she moved to Mobile, Alabama and worked at the Learning Tree, Inc. for 8 years serving as a Behavior Analyst, Coordinator of Behavioral Services, and Regional Director. Jennifer currently works for the Mobile County Public School System as the Behavior Specialist Manager.