BAO's Professional Team

The amazing BAO staff. They work with passion and dedication everyday to fulfill our mission — to enhance the quality of life for people living with HIV / AIDS, at-risk, affected individuals, and the LGBTQ community through outreach, age-appropriate prevention education, and supportive services

[click on names below for email ]



     Karen Musgrove, M. ED, LPC

Client Services

    Polly Kellar, LPC, JDDirector Client Services

     Kris Hauenstein, Director Client Services

     Anastasia Ferrell, BFA, B-FED Fulfillment Coordinator

     Katie Reese ,M.Ed., ALC, NCCDirector of Counseling and Support Groups

     Joshua Glenn, B-FED Education Specialist

     DJ GambleB-FED Client Liason

      Jameia Patterson, B-FED Assistant, Building Maintenance

     Carolyne Kellar, File Clerk

      Eric WatkinsClient Services Assistant

      Craig Etheridge, Representative Payee Financial Assistant, Front Desk

      Randal Hunt, Service Point Data Entry

Legal Services

    Steve Rygiel, JDDirector, HIV Legal Services, Tele-legal

    Sydney Duncan, JD, LGBTQ Legal Services

      Bill McCarty, JD, Client Legal Services

      Katrina D. Brown,Esq. Client Legal Services

Case Management

    Shaniqua York, Case Manager

     Stephanie Howard Nolan, Case Manager, Representative Payee Lead SW

      Mason Fox, Case Manager

      Angel Childs, Case Manager

      Keri Hare, Case Manager

B-CHIP (Birmingham Comprehensive High Impact Project)

    Neil Rafferty, Program Director

     Gina Mallisham, B-CHIP Testing Counselor, Guest Relations Coordinator

     SA Friday, B-CHIP Navigator

      Christopher Murphy, Testing Coordinator 

      Relanda Cosby, B-CHIP

Game Changer Project

     Chris Campbell, Game Changer Project Coordinator

     Sherri FosterPrevention Specialist

     Raymond BillingslyPrevention Specialist

      Sinseriti Banks, Prevention Specialist

LGBTQ Services

    Scott Weisberg, MD FAAFP, Medical Service Provider

       Rodney Tucker, MD 

     Josh Hicks, CRNP

     Shana Brooke WheelerCRNP

      Erica Patterson, CNA 

     Will Rainer, Director of Magic City Wellness Center

       Jay Wall, Front Desk, Magic City Wellness Center

     Amanda Keller, Director of Magic City Acceptance Center

     Lauren Jacobs, Youth Outreach Coordinator, MCAC 

     Branden Pace, Case Manager, MCAC 

     Dr. Mike Wilson, Director, Magic City Acceptance Academy

      CeCe Lacey, Magic City Acceptance Academy


    Josh Bruce, Director of Research Initiatives and Education

      Kevin Tarver, Education Coordinator

      Billy Hardin, Education and Prevention Testing Coordinator

My PEEPS Mobile

    Elijah Zuspan, Project Coordinator

     Nattie Andrews, Project Recruiter


    Christa DeVaughn, LMSW, PrEP Up Program Director, Director of Special Initiatives &                                                 Continuing Education

       Christian SolomonPrEP Up Data Manager


    Rasheeda Johnson, Project Coordinator

     Destiny Clark, Project Recruiter

    David Pike,T-HEAL and B-CHIP Data Entry

Hc3 Project

    Lindsey JacksonHep C Project Director 

    Elise Hayes, Hc3 Case Manager

Finance & Administration

     Christopher Creamer, Director, Finance and Human Resources 

        Andrew Warat, Administrative Assistant                  


     Kyle Pugh, Director of Development

Guest Services

    Tyree Scott, Front Desk, BAO

     Mary Scheinert, Front Desk, BAO

     Robert Miller, Food Pantry 

Content Warning 

This site contains HIV prevention messages that may not be appropriate for all audiences. Since HIV infection is spread primarily through sexual practices or by sharing needles, prevention messages and programs may address these topics. If you are not seeking such information or may be offended by such materials, please exit this website.

​​Call us:


​Find us: 

205 32nd Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233

Hours of Operation:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9:00-6:00PM

Wednesday 10:00-6:00PM

Friday 9:00-1:00PM

Photo Credits, Kenneth Smith Photography &

Edward Badham Visual Productionsho