Our Team

United Way Staff

Knetta Adkins, M.S.

Manager, HIV/AIDS Initiative - Chattanooga

Email Knetta

423.698.7337 ext. 108

 

Erin Akery

Counseling Specialist, Financial Empowerment Center

Email Erin

615.748.3620

 

Dandrea Alexander

Manager, HIV/AIDS Initiative

Email Dandrea

615.780.2471

 

Sara Atwood

Account Manager, Workplace Engagement

Email Sara

615.780.2433

 

John Ball

Director, Information Technology

Email John

615.780.2440

 

Courtney Barlar

Associate Director, Workplace & Community Engagement

Email Courtney

615.780.2407

 

Ann Barry

Funding Analyst

Email Ann

615.780.2457

 

Blair Berle

Associate Director, Marketing & Creative Services

Email Blair

615.780.2482

 

Michael Bigley

Associate Director, Workplace Engagement

Email Michael

615.780.2453

 

Mia Boozer-Sharp, Ed.D.

Manager, HIV/AIDS Initiative

Email Mia

615.780.2445

 

Sherry Byrum

Leadership Giving Specialist

Email Sherry

615.780.2437

 

Chrishell Calhoun

Manager, HIV/AIDS Initiative - Knoxville

Email Chrishell

 

Rebecca Carter

Associate Director, Community Impact - Health

Email Rebecca

615.780.2438

 

Jim Conner

Data Specialist, Family Empowerment Program

Email Jim

615.780.2439

 

Tracey Dill

Director, Community Impact - Financial Stability

Email Tracey

615.780.2461

 

Debby Dillingham

Manager, Web Applications

Email Debby

615.780.2450

 

Niki Easley

Director, HIV/AIDS Initiative

Email Niki

615.780.2427

 

Ashley Elliott

Account Manager, Workplace Engagement

Email Ashley

615.780.2422

 

Denese Farmer

Human Resources Specialist

Email Denese

615.780.2419

 

Financial Empowerment Center

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615.748.3620

 

Sydney Finchum

HIV/AIDS Technical Assistance Coordinator

Email Sydney

615.780.2475

 

Sarah Fleming

Manager, Community Impact - Financial Stability

Email Sarah

615.780.2417

 

Sabrina Franklin

Counseling Specialist, Financial Empowerment Center

Email Sabrina

615.748.3620

 

Chase Froud

Counseling Specialist, Financial Empowerment Center

Email Chase

615.748.3620 

 

Brandi Ghergia

Sr. Manager, Nashville Alliance for Financial Independence (NAFI)

Email Brandi

615.780.2448

 

Brian Hassett

President & CEO

Email Brian

615.780.2432

 

Renee Henderson

Administrative Assistant

Email Renee

615.780.2472

 

Judy Hough

Accounts Receipt Analyst

Email Judy

615.780.2456

 

Atmanand (AJ) Jaikarran

Data Analyst

Email AJ

615-780-2465

 

Rickey James

Building Associate

Email Rickey

615.780.2415

 

Emily Kearney

Executive Assistant 

Email Emily

615.780.2442

 

Kate Keene

Associate Director, Leadership & Tocqueville Society Engagement

Email Kate

615.780.2460

 

Tamara Kreigh

Manager, VITA

Email Tamara

615.780.2444

 

Elandriel Lewis

Manager, Early Learning Initiatives

Email Elandriel

615.780.2446

 

LaKelia Lovan

2-1-1 Helpline Resource Specialist

Email LaKelia

615.780.2449

 

Kelsie McDuffie

Digital Content Specialist

Email Kelsie

615.780.2466

 

Erica Mitchell

Senior Director, Community Impact

Email Erica

615.780.2434

 

Heather Norman

Manager, NAFI (Nashville Alliance for Financial Independence)

Email Heather

615.780.2436

 

Alex Norsworthy

Account Manager, Workplace Engagement

Email Alex

615.780.2413

 

Annie Paraison

Education Coach

Email Annie

615.780.2463

 

Kathy Payne

Counseling Specialist, Financial Empowerment Center

Email Kathy

615.748.3620

 

Summor Pennington

Director, Finance

Email Summor

615.780.2451

 

Hampton Perritt

Staff Accountant

Email Hampton

615.780.2479

 

Matt Preston

Sr. Manager, Family Empowerment Program

Email Matt 

615.780.2425

 

Ariana Ramos

Financial Empowerment Center Administrative Assistant

Email Ariana

615.748.3620

 

Brooke Seigle-Rochelle

Manager, Imagination Library of Middle Tennessee

Email Brooke

615.780.2464

 

Ying Rollins

Data Reporting & Web Application Specialist

Email Ying

615.780.2441

 

Jamie Wallace

Account Manager, Workplace Engagement 

Email Jamie

615.780.2414

 

Leslie Watt

Sr. Manager, Education

Email Leslie

615.780.2409

 

Mary Jo Wiggins

Interim CEO, Senior Director, CFO

Email Mary Jo

615.780.2455

 

Celeste Wilson

Director, Major Gifts & Strategic Engagement

Email Celeste

615.780.2403

Senior Leadership

    Engagement, Fundraising, and Marketing

      Community Impact

        Information Technology

          Finance & Human Resources