Purpose and Mission
The New Beginnings Center's programs are designed to improve the health, strength and wellness of women regardless of their ability to pay. Provided at no cost to scholarship clients, our programs incorporate physical assessment and screening processes with individualized coaching and wellness goals. Targeted to achieve measurable results, our holistic approach empowers clients to take personal responsibility for their own wellness – strengthening their body, mind and spirit.
The New Beginnings Center's Purpose
To improve Tennessee health statistics with a targeted focus on women’s health needs. By providing access to wellness programs, strength training, physical and nutritional education and personal coaching, New Beginnings gives qualified low-income women the tangible skills, training and empowerment needed to assist them in improving their health, futures, capabilities and quality of life.
The New Beginnings Center's Mission
To help women discover the strength in themselves, inside and out, and to become the healthiest they can be through individualized world class coaching in fitness, nutrition and behavior change.
The New Beginnings Center's Vision
Reshaping the future of health
The New Beginnings Center Board 2018
President and CEO
2018 Board Members
Sharon Piper | Retired Physician
Liz Schatzlein | Community Volunteer
Lilian Gilmer | Reno & Cavanaugh PLLC
Elizabeth Williams | Community Volunteer
Lauren Jacques | Bradley Arant
Libby Dorris | Community Volunteer
Michelle Weatherspoon | PhyData
Cathy Wind | First Tennessee
Lisa Henderson | Synchronous Health Inc.
Karen Clark | First Bank
Amber Brewer | HCS
Dr. Theresa Herman | St. Thomas Health
Hart Casey | Lyft
Nancy Benskin | Pinnacle Financial Partners
Melinda Drennan | Drennan & Associates, PLLC
Lana Suiter | Berkshire Hathaway
Jennie Hanson | HCA
Raquel Beck | Pinnacle Financial Partners