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AHERN, INC.
Ahern History/Mission
Ahern History/Mission

AHERN is an African American communication ministry founded in 2005 by Rev. H. Roger Mills, Jr. to highlight the achievements and news of African Americans in East Tennessee, Southwest Virginia, and the nation.

The mission of AHERN is to reach outside of one community and touch other communities with the hope of becoming a voice for the African American Community; to improve communication and encourage individuals, groups, and organizations to take pride in their historical culture through public forums and publications.

AHERN BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Rev. H. Roger Mills, Jr., founder-president

Rev. Dr. Harold Middlebrook, Sr., chairman

Rev. Cecil Mills, Jr., vice-chairman;

Rev. Pamela Hoard, chair, hall of legacy

Mrs. Vivian Releford, chair, DAPS awards

Dr. Dorothy Dobbins, chair, health division

Ms. Jacqueline Collins, secretary

Ms. Valerie Lee, treasurer

Ms. Shelia Pinkston, financail secretary

AHERN Charter Board Members

Rev. H. Roger Mills, Jr., Founder-President
Whitesburg, TN

Rev. Frederick L. Gordon, Brevard, NC - Deceased

Mrs. Vivian M. Releford, Kingsport, TN

Mrs. Mary Breedlove, Talbott, TN

Mrs. Bevelry Phipps, Jefferson City, TN

Rev. Billy R. Davis, Talbott, TN

AHERN MAGAZINE STAFF

Rev. H. Roger Mills, Jr., Publisher

Mrs. Mary Breedlove, Senior Editor

Mrs. Beverly Phipps, Assistant Editor

Rev. Pamela Hoard, Sales

Writers

Rev. Pamela Hoard, AHERN Devotional

Rev. Dr. Charlotte Comage, AHERN Perspective

Mrs. Jacqueline Jones, AHERN Reflection

Mrs. Angellitti Bradley, Health Talk

Reporters

Margaret Davis, Region 1
Carter & Washington Counties

Lina Nichols-Bradley, Region 2
Sullivan & Bristol, VA

Gypsy Townsend, Region 3
Greene & Hawkins Counties

Tammi Hayes-McGowan, Region 4
Hamblen & Cocke Counties

Jacqueline Collins, Region 5
Knox & Anderson Counties

Ciarra Bragg-Jones, Region 6
Loudon & Monroe Counties

AHERN, INCORPORATED - aherninc.org
7845 Stagecoach Road / Whitesburg, TN 37891-9112
423-231-0179 / 
aherninc@comcast.net

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