About Butch Odom
William L. “Butch” Odom, Jr. is Director of Behavioral Health at Church Health. He began his career at Church Health in 1991 as the business manager.
As Church Health has expanded, Butch has served in a variety of roles. He is the author of three devotionals: Have a Blessed Day: A Year of Daily Devotions from Church Health, Walking to the Cross: A Devotional for Lent, and Walking to the Manger: A Devotional for Advent. He has also contributed several pieces for Church Health Reader, including the award-winning reflection, “Setting a New Table.”
Butch earned his BS degree in Biology from Bethel College in McKenzie, Tennessee and his MBA from the University of Memphis. Butch and his wife Debbie live in Memphis where they are members of First Congregational Church.