FEC Spotlight: Jamie’s Financial Journey

FEC Spotlight: Jamie’s Financial Journey

Jamie Lewis-Stewart, from Murfreesboro, spent nearly a decade working inside the banking system before joining the Financial Empowerment Center (FEC) as financial counselor in 2020. For Financial Literacy Month, she offers a few thoughts on her journey and how her...
Employee Spotlight: Melissa Cornejo-Nell

Employee Spotlight: Melissa Cornejo-Nell

Meet Melissa: Thoughtful. Compassionate. Driven. For today’s spotlight, we’re excited to feature Melissa, one of our newest team members. Melissa is part of The Family Collective (TFC), a United Way collaboration that works to prevent and end family homelessness....
Employee Spotlight: Brandon Haney

Employee Spotlight: Brandon Haney

Meet Brandon: Curious. Adventurous. Adaptable. The Nashville Financial Empowerment Center (FEC) helps people move from a state of instability to a state of empowerment with new savings habits, higher credit scores and lower debt burdens. In the last eight years, 8,400...
What’s Happening at United Way?

What’s Happening at United Way?

Awesome things are happening at United Way! Sonya, Mia and Dianna highlight three ways we’ve expanded our programs in recent months to amplify grade-level reading and serve more neighbors across Greater Nashville and beyond.
Employee Spotlight: Amanda Williams

Employee Spotlight: Amanda Williams

Meet Amanda: Perfectionist. Problem Solver. Optimist. Amanda Williams is a graphic designer who worked with our organization as an independent contractor for nearly seven years before transitioning to the United Way team in May 2019. Over the years, she has learned...