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 - 2019
President and CEO
2019 - 2020 Board Members
Anneke Diem | Bridgestone
Brooke Kelly | MP&F
Dr. Annis Marney | Tri-Star Medical
Dr. Sharon Piper | Retired Physician
Dr. Theresa Herman | St. Thomas Health
Hart Casey | Lyft
Heather Powell | Tennessee Kidney Foundation
Jennie Hanson | HCA
Jessica Jones | Caterpillar
Karen Clark | First Bank
Lainie Allbee | Martin Allbee & Associates
Lana Suiter | Realty Trust Residential LLC
Lauren Jacques | Bradley Arant
Leigh Anne Strickland | Anderson Benson
Lillian Gilmer | Reno & Cavanaugh PLLC
Lisa Henderson | Synchronous Health Inc.
Lynne Teckman | Community Volunteer
Marjean Coddon | Community Volunteer
Melinda Drennan | Drennan & Associates, PLLC
Nancy Benskin | Pinnacle Financial Partners
Raquel Beck | Pinnacle Financial Partners
Selby McRae Graepel | MP&F