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Brittany Seybert

Brittany Seybert

Communication & Dissemination Coordinator

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Brittany, a native of Clintwood, Virginia, earned a bachelor's degree in history from UVa-Wise and a master's degree in English from East Tennessee State University.  For nearly eight years, she lived in Middle Tennessee and taught English at Columbia State Community College.  She has accepted the position of Communication & Dissemination Coordinator with the Rural LIFE program at the Niswonger Foundation.  Brittany, her husband Brett and their son Jameson reside in Greeneville.

Our Rural LIFE Staff

Richard Bales

Dr Richard Bales

Director of Instructional Practice


Candace Carpenter-Herman

Candace Carpenter-Herman

Rural LIFE Coach

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Brooke Drinnon

Brooke Drinnon

Rural LIFE Coach

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Catherine Edwards

Dr. Catherine Edwards

Rural LIFE Coach

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Bethany Fillers

Dr. Bethany Fillers

Rural LIFE Coach

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Sarah Kitzmiller

Sarah Kitzmiller

Rural LIFE Coach

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Richard Kitzmiller

Dr. Richard Kitzmiller

Vice President, Niswonger Foundation


Mary McIntyre

Mary Nell McIntyre

Rural LIFE Coach

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Larry Neas

Larry Neas

Compliance Officer


John Payne

John Payne

Director of Technology and Innovation


Dr. Allison Seeley

Dr. Allison Seeley

Rural LIFE Coach

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Brittany Seybert

Brittany Seybert

Communication & Dissemination Coordinator

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Kristi Snyder

Kristi Snyder

Rural LIFE Coach

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Linda Stuart

Linda Stuart

Rural LIFE Coach

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