2020 Board of Directors

Jacqueline Dixon, J.D.


Revida Rahman, MBA

Vice President

Kaysha Hervey, MHA


Tim Smith, J.D.


Jenny Charles, J.D.

Brenda Measells Dowdle, J.D.

Lee Fentriss, M.D.

La Quita V. Martin, M.I.L.S., M.S.P.

April Nemer, J.D.

Chris Norris, J.D.

Shaunna Parker, MSN, WHNP-BC

Donna Perlin, M.D.

Michelle Spiva, J.D.

Mary Walker, J.D.

Katharine Kennedy

Student Member

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A Step Ahead Team

Jenny Matthews

Executive Director

Caina Lynch

Community Outreach Manager

Ashley Hullett

Community Outreach Coordinator

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A Step Ahead Foundation of Middle Tennessee does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, clients, volunteers, and vendors.

615-671-STEP (7837)


P.O. BOX 159002



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