Cancer Navigators of Rome

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Board Members

Dr. Gregory Harris is a Hematologist/Medical Oncologist at Harbin Clinic Cancer Center where he has been practicing since 2018.  Dr. Harris completed his residency in internal medicine at Michigan State University Genesys Regional Medical Center and served as Chief Resident. He also completed his fellowship in Hematology and Oncology and served as Chief Fellow. Dr. Harris is accredited in Internal Medicine, Hematology and Oncology by the American Osteopathic Association and is board certified in Hematology and Oncology by the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine. He is a member of the American Society of Hematology, the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Osteopathic Association. He serves on the Board of Trustees as a New Physician in Practice.  Dr. Harris lives in Rome with his wife and son.

Molly Kelly Steeves is a Realtor at Hardy Realty. Prior to joining Hardy, Molly planned and managed events around the world at major sporting venues. She holds B.A. in Art History from Hollins University and is a third-generation graduate of Darlington School. Molly currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Open Door Home and is a member of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church. She a member of the Georgia Association of Realtors, the Greater Rome Board of Realtors, and the National Association of Realtors. Molly resides in Rome with her husband, Charles, and daughter Mary Alston.

Dan SweitzerPast Chairman
Dan Sweitzer retired from Floyd Medical Center where he served as Vice President for Market Development. He had been with Floyd Medical Center for 23 years. He has also been active with the Floyd County College and Career Academy, Northwest Georgia Council of the Boy Scouts of America and the Red Cross. Mr. Sweitzer is a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Georgia Tech and a Masters Social Work from University of Georgia. Mr. Sweitzer is married to Cancer Navigators counselor – Denise Powers. He has 2 children and 1 grandson. He enjoys playing golf and tennis. Mr. Sweitzer is one of the founding board members of Cancer Navigators, Inc.

Lauren Adams is the Executive Director of Floyd Healthcare Foundation, where she is responsible for planning, organizing and executing all fundraising activities and for promoting community awareness for Atrium Health Floyd Medical Center, Atrium Health Floyd Polk Medical Center, Atrium Health Floyd Cherokee Medical Center and Cancer Navigators.  She received her B.S in Business Administration with a minor in real estate from Methodist University in Fayetteville, NC. She is a past president of Rome Seven Hills Rotary and an active member of Garden Lakes Baptist Church.  She currently resides in Rome with her husband Joe Adams, a retired U.S. Army officer.

ReedBiggers_HS_Nov2014Reed Biggers retired from Heritage First Bank in Rome where he served as Senior Vice President/ Business Development & Commercial Lending for 10 years. Prior to that, Mr. Biggers was the Vice President of Business Banking at Heritage First Bank, Rome, GA from 2003 – 2009. Mr. Biggers is married to fellow board member Lee Walburn’s daughter- Mrs. Shannon Walburn Biggers and they have two children. Mr. Biggers loves the outdoors, fishing, hunting and tennis. Mr. Biggers is the treasurer of the Board of Directors for Cancer Navigators, Inc.

Griffin, Aimee webAimee Griffin serves as vice president of Professional Services at Atrium Health Floyd and was previously the director of Atrium Health Floyd Medical Center The Breast Center. With a strong family history and several family members impacted by breast cancer, Mrs. Griffin has a passion for creating highly compassionate and efficient care for all women undergoing breast health services. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in radiologic sciences from the Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences, Orlando. She also holds a diploma from the School of Radiologic Technology at Atlanta Medical Center. In addition, she holds a certificate in Magnetic Resonance Imaging from Chattanooga State Technical Community College, Chattanooga. Additionally, she was certified as a Breast Patient Navigator in 2009 through the National Consortium of Breast Centers. She is a member of the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, American Healthcare Radiology Administrators, American Society of Radiologic Technologists and the National Consortium of Breast Centers.

Ann Knight, a Rome resident, has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Georgia College & State University and a MSN from Samford.  She has worked at Cobb Hospital and Medical Center, Brookwood Baptist Medical Center, and St. Vincent’s Hospital, and was a nursing instructor at Georgia Highlands College.  She is married to Jordan Knight, an attorney with MSP, and is currently a stay-at-home mom of three children.

dr-mumber-no-beard-suit-head-shotDr. Matthew Mumber is a Radiation Oncologist at Harbin Clinic Cancer Center with a special interest in integrative oncology. Dr. Mumber has been practicing at Harbin Clinic since 2005. Board Certification: American Board of Radiology-Radiation Oncology; American Board of Holistic Medicine. Degrees: Doctor of Medicine; Medical Education: University of Virginia; Charlottesville, VA. Dr. Mumber is a member of American Medical Association; American Society of Therapeutic Radiology & Oncology; American Society of Clinical Oncology; Seventh District Medical Society; Georgia Radiological Society; Medical Association of Georgia; Georgia Society of Clinical Oncology; Society for Integrative Oncology. Dr. Mumber resides in Rome with wife, Laura, and 3 sons. Dr. Mumber is one of the founding board members of Cancer Navigators, Inc.

Rice, Ansley 150X150Ansley Rice has over 20 years of experience as a Certified Public Accountant. At Howse, Rice and Brown, CPA, PC she advises individual and business clients in the areas of tax preparation, tax strategy, financial reporting, construction accounting, and assists clients in resolving tax compliance issues. Mrs. Rice graduated from Huntington College. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, treasurer of Women’s Information Network, and a member of the Floyd Healthcare Foundation Board of Planned Giving. She is a prior president of Rome Chapter of Georgia Society of CPA’s.

Seifert, JJ WebJennifer Joy (JJ) Walker Seifert, Esq opened Seifert Law in 2015 with the mission of providing competent, compassionate and courageous representation to potential clients from all over Northwest Georgia in all areas of practice. Ms. Seifert is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and past president of the Rome Bar Association. She is honored to serve on the Board of Directors for the Greater Rome Chamber of Commerce as well as being a board member for both The Free Clinic of Rome (now Faith & Deeds Free Clinic) and Cancer Navigators, as she is a grateful cancer survivor herself. She is a sustaining member of the Junior Service League of Rome, involved in Scouting, and the chapter founder and leader for Rome’s “Moms RUN This Town” running club for women. She and her husband, Will, live in Rome with their two children, their two dogs, and a fish.

Karen Steely currently serves as the chief operating officer at AdventHealth Redmond. In her previous role with Advent Health, she served as the COO of both the AdventHealth Gordon and AdventHealth Murray campuses. Before moving into the executive role, Karen began her health care career as a RN 24 years ago with a focus in oncology and critical care. Karen’s passion for oncology began early in her career and became more personal when cancer touched her life through family experiences. Karen and her husband, Lynn, live in Calhoun and have two children, Bree and Jake.

Clifford A Stephens, DNP, RN, is the Assistant Director of Oncology Services and Palliative Care at Atrium Health Floyd Medical Center. He has been a registered nurse for more than 26 years. He received his Doctor of Nursing Practice from Augusta University. He is a member of the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses.

Watters, Thad WebThad Watters has been self employed since 2001. Prior to that, he was part owner and Vice President of Sales for Syntec Industries, Inc. Mr. Watters attended Darlington School and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Textile Management from Georgia Tech. Mr. Watters serves as President for the Northwest Georgia Council of Boy Scouts of America, is chairman of the Georgia Alliance of the Boys & Girls Club for the State of Georgia, serves on the Executive Committee and is past President of the Boys & Girls Club of Northwest Georgia. Mr. Watters joined the Heritage First Bank Board of Directors in 2003. He currently serves as Chairman of the Heritage First Bank ALCO committee and is member of the Audit Committee and Loan Committee. He also serves on the Heritage First Bancshares, Inc. Board of Directors.

Mimi Weed is a Rome native and has been co-owner of local women’s boutique Mel & Mimi for over 22 years, resulting in a wide-range of community involvement from being actively involved in the Rome-Floyd Chamber, participating in “Evening On The Runway” benefiting The Historic DeSoto Foundation, and Brighter Birthdays. Marshall Forest was her late husband’s passion and Mimi continues to be involved and create a new awareness for the forest through the Robert Weed Memorial Nature Walk.

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