AIDS Alabama South's team includes more than 10 professional staff members with diverse backgrounds and experiences, all dedicated to building and strengthening our community about HIV and AIDS. The following list is organized by department and includes employee name, preferred gender pronoun, title, and extension (if available). Please feel free to contact us at any time by calling our front desk at 251-471-5277. If you are interested in joining our team, please visit our Careers & Internships page.


Lanita Kharel (she/her), Executive Director, EXT 6112
Linda Dennison (she/her), Operations Manager and Accounting, EXT 6107

Tiffinie Chase (she/her), Ryan White Eligibility Specialist, EXT 6106

Kimberly McKeand (she/her), Community Engagement & Development Officer, EXT 6108
Shanmeshia Thompson (she/her), HIV Testing and Education Outreach Coordinator., EXT 6100
Tori Peyton (she/her), Enroll Mobile Field Navigator, EXT 6110
Shey Thorn (he/his), Director of Prevention Education, EXT 6115

Tex Copeland, Social Worker, EXT 6104
Candace Taylor, (she/her) Social Worker Supervisor, EXT 6102

Valente Reed, (she/her), ARAP Social Worker, EXT: 6103

Charolette Taylor, (she/her), Telemedicine Coordinator, EXT: 6105
Phyllis Finch (she/her), Transportation Coordinator

AIDS Alabama South's Team


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