Family Voices of Tennessee, LLC is dedicated to providing welcoming and respectful support to families of ALL types, including ALL cultures, ALL languages, ALL sexual orientations, ALL gender identities, ALL abilities, and ALL religions.

We understand that our success is dependent on our willingness to acknowledge systemic oppression, interrogate our own internal bias, and act with humility to eliminate barriers as we identify them.

Kara Boo, Director
Mary Kate Brown, Director of Operations
Melanie Lindsay, PEARS Program Coordinator
Tonya Bowman, Family Resource Specialist
Jack Blanda, Youth Program Coordinator
Sara Scott, Advocate
Leah Williamson, PEARS Parent Guide
Natalie Carlise, PEARS Parent Guide
M. Holmberg, PEARS Parent Guide

Board of Directors

smiling white woman wearing black shirt. Kaci Fisher, CHAIR Parent, AVP, Market Development, Robotics, and orthopedics, Healthcare Corporation of America
Melanie Lutenbacher PhD, MSN, RN, FAAN PAST CHAIR Parent of a child w/ special health care needs Associate Professor of Nursing and Medicine Vanderbilt School of Nursing
Dara Howe SECTARY Parent of a child w/ special health care needs Co-Founder of Family Voices of TN
Carol Westlake Corporate Member Executive Director Tennessee Disability Coalition Co-Founder of Family Voices of TN
Steve Richo Co-Founder Noise New Media
Chasity Crouch Parent of Child w/ special health care needs Business Manager Country Radio Broadcasters
Becky Scott Parent of Child w/ special health care needs Singer/Songwriter- Carters Chord
David Smallwood Partner Northwestern Mutual