David Ott
Metro Director
I am from Knoxville, TN. I played baseball in college at Tennessee Tech and was a volunteer Young Life leader while in college in Cookeville. After graduating, I went on YL staff in Maryville, TN. I have been the Metro Director here in Nashville since 2008 and have been on YL staff since 2003. I'm a leader at Franklin Road Academy. My wife and I have 3 kids and attend Midtown Fellowship where I am an elder.

Holli Hennigan
Associate Area Director
I am originally from Cary, NC.  I went to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville where I volunteered with Young Life at West High School.  After graduating, I worked for an Interior Design firm for a year before deciding to go on full time YL Staff. I went on full time Staff in Nashville in 2008 and started Young Life at CPA.  I'm the Associate Area Director and lead at Hillsboro high school and am in charge of Young Life College.  I got married in October 2015 to Michael and we attend Fellowship Bible Church.
Cami Ott
Area Administrator
I graduated from Auburn University and then worked in the music industry for 8 years before joining Young Life staff part-time.  I was a leader at FRA and Hillwood High School before becoming a YoungLife College leader. David and I have 3 kids, attend Midtown Fellowship Downtown, and I serve as Nashville Young Life Area Administrator.


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Katie Underwood
Private School Young Life
My name is Katie Underwood and I am originally from Clarksville, TN. I started going to Young Life club my senior year of high school and started a relationship with Jesus at Young Life's Windy Gap summer camp. I was a volunteer YL leader in Chattanooga for 4 years while attending University of Tennessee Chattanooga.  I went on full time staff with YL in 2012 in Johnson City, TN after I graduated college. I recently moved to Nashville to oversee ministry at local private schools and am a leader at Ensworth High School.
DeJuan "Sleepy" Richardson
Area Director, Nashville Public Schools  
I grew up involved with Young Life here in Nashville.  I graduated from Pearl Cohn High School and started going to Young Life club my freshman year. I attended college at Fisk University. I have been on Young Life staff since 2013. After starting Young Life at Maplewood High School, I led there for two years. I am now a leader at Hillwood High School and am the Area Director serving staff, volunteer leaders, and kids at Nashville Public schools. I have a beautiful wife and two boys. We are members at Crosspoint Bellevue. 
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Lindsey Hearingt​on
My name is Lindsey Hearington and I am on staff with YoungLives, which is Young Life's ministry to teen moms. I am originally from Nashville and grew up attending Franklin Road Academy. I have been involved with Young Life since my freshman year of high school, and served as a volunteer leader during college at Auburn University (War Eagle!). I began working as a registered nurse in 2011 and soon after, discovered the ministry of YoungLives. In 2013, a friend and I began the first YoungLives club in Atlanta, GA, which eventually led me to my decision to do full time ministry here in Nashville beginning in August of 2015. 
Kaitlyn Ousley
I have been on Nashville Young Life staff since 2013 where I serve as a Staff Associate with our Capernaum ministry in Davidson County. I got married in August of 2015 to Jake Ousley. We attend Midtown Fellowship.
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Sarah Mason
Staff Associate, Public Schools
Originally from Austin, TX, I graduated from Lipscomb University in 2015. I've been involved with Young Life since my freshman year of college, when I began volunteer leading at Hillsboro High School. After graduating, I spent a year on part-time staff in Nashville and led at Lipscomb Academy. Now on full-time staff, I lead at Glencliff High School and attend Midtown Fellowship. ​
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Trevor Black
Staff Associate, Private Schools
I'm a born and raised Hoosier from Indianapolis, IN. I moved to Nashville to attend Belmont University, and got plugged into Young Life for the first time ever around my junior year. I volunteered for a year, and loved it so much I did part-time staff, and am now a full-time Staff Associate here in Nashville! I attend Midtown Fellowship 12 South.
Tiffany Amezcua
Staff Associate, Public Schools
I grew up in Nashville and went to Overton High School, and started attending YoungLife club starting my sophomore year. From there, I was a volunteer leader in Chattanooga for 4 years while attending the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. After graduating, I was a part of a year long internship program at SharpTop Cove. I moved back to Nashville after that, and was on part-time staff, and now am on full time staff! I am leading at McGavock High School, and attend Midtown Fellowship.


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