Community Partners

With our valued partners, we open doors of opportunity and help build a strong, talented workforce for the business community (a win/win for everyone).  ULMT has a diverse selection of partners that include: Cracker Barrel, Hospital Corporation of America, Comcast, Nissan North American, UPS, Bridgestone Americas, US Bank, Enterprise Holdings, Acceptance Insurance, Phenix Holdings, Nashville State Community College, Tennessee State University, Messer Construction, Moody-Nolan, The Policy Evaluations and Research Center Educational Testing Service, ULMT Young Professionals, Frost-Arnett, Dollar General, Cathedral of Praise Church of God in Christ, Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, and many more.

For additional information on becoming a Partner, please contact our CEO, Clifton Harris, at or call 615-254-0525.

Board Members

Keith Alexander

Regional Vice President
Enterprise Holding

Denise Cimeley, Treasurer

Finance Manager
Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Middle TN

Terry Deas

Director, Diversity, Inclusion and Outreach
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store

Carey L. Evans

Branch Manager, Assistant Vice President
U.S. Bank Brentwood

Dr. Reginald Gardner

Board Chair
Executive Director, Economic Development
Nashville State Community College

Shani Glapion

President, Young Professionals of Middle Tennessee
Project Coordinator, Project Resource Group

Eric Higgs

President, TBR&R Business
Bridgestone Americas, Inc.

Samuel Howard

Chairman Emeritus
Phoenix Holdings, Inc.

Steve Jones

Operations Vice President
Messer Constructions, Company

Catona Love

Sr. Human Resources Director
Comcast Inc., Big South Region
Tennessee Area

Bethany Mason

Director, Employment Branding & Inclusion

Dollar General Corporation

Bishop Jerry L. Maynard

Senior Pastor
Cathedral of Praise Church of God In Christ

Michael Nettles

Senior Vice President of Edmund W. Gordon

The Policy Evaluations & Research Center

Educational Testing Services

Dell Oliver, Secretary

Owner- CEO

Healthcare Coaching Group

Kelli Sharp

Assistant Vice President Public Relations & Communications

Tennessee State University

Brandon K. Thompkins


Waller Landsden Dortch & Davis, LLP

Bea Thompson

Partner and Director of Nashville Operations

Moody Nolan

Jeffrey T. Webster

Director, Diversity & Inclusion

Nissan North American, Inc.