Centerstone Announces Three New Board Members

Nashville, Tenn. — Centerstone, Tennessee’s leading provider of behavioral health services, has named three new members to its board of directors. They are:

  • Martin S. Brown
  • Thomas W. Mahler, Jr.
  • N. Houston Parks

“Martin, Tom and Houston all bring valuable experience and knowledge of our community to our board,” said Nedda Pollack, chairperson. “We welcome them and look forward to serving Centerstone and the mental health community together.”

Brown is a principal for Stoke Bartholomew Evans & Petree, P.A. A Nashville resident, he received a B.A. from Yale University and a J.D. from Vanderbilt University.

Mahler, a resident of Winchester, serves a director of business operations for Sverdrup Technology, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Jacobs Engineering. He is also an adjunct member of the Jacobs Engineering Legal Department. Mahler retired after 25 years of active duty in the United States Air Force at the rank of Colonel. He is a member of the National Contract Management Association and Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Mahler graduated with both a B.B.A. and M.B.A. from the University of Georgia.

Parks is executive vice president and senior trust officer for First Farmers and Merchants National Bank. A resident of Columbia, he serves on the boards of the Legal Aid Society; Mediation Center of Maury County; Youth Resource Center of Columbia and on the advisory board for the King’s Daughters’ School. He received a B.A. from Rhodes College and a J.D. from the University of Tennessee.