President and Chief Executive Officer, Terry Williams

Terry participates on the Board as President and Chief Executive Officer, she is the also one of the founding members of TCG Health Connect, and has served as CEO since it’s conception. Now will take on various new duties with the Board of Directors. Terry is a graduate of MTSU with a Master of Science, and undergraduate of TSU with a dual degree in Information Technology and Organizational Leadership.

Vice-President, Dawana Wade

Dawana is CEO of Salama Urban Ministries . She is a graduate of Austin Peay University with a degree in Psychology, and a Masters Degree in Civic Leadership from Lipscomb. From its conception Dawana has served as a mentor to TCG Health Connect and continues to support the leadership.

Board Member, Celestia Ware III

Celestia Ware III, FCLS, MCJ, CISR, Ware Enterprise LLC, is a Graduate of Kentucky State University with a BS degree in Criminal Justice and Master’s degree from Tennessee State University and Middle Tennessee State University in Criminal Justice Administration. He has supported the organization as a consultant and now serves as a board member.

Board Intern, Nicholas Garland

Nicholas, is our new board intern, he is a Senior Project Manager at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He joins us through a partnership with Young Leaders Council for a term of one year. Nicholas holds a Bachelor Degree from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and a Master of Science from Rush University.

Jennifer Johnson, is a Founding Board Member and President Emeritus,  Centers for Disease Control (Ms. Johnson served in a personal capacity as Board President)

Board Secretary and Vice President, Amanda Newell, Tennessee Hospital Association, Emeritus 

Board Member, Felisha Cannon, Adjunct Faculty, Watkins School of Art, Emeritus 

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