Named the 2015/16 Affiliate of the Year by National Girls Inc., the Chattanooga team is comprised of highly trained, committed staff and volunteers who believe in the promise and potential of local girls. The results of their dedication and focus are best demonstrated by the words and achievements of Girls Inc. girls.

Administrative Staff:

Melissa Blevins, Chief Executive Officer

Cindy Rix, Chief Development Officer

Shoshannah Walker, Chief Financial Officer

Toccora Johnson, Senior Director of Program Operations

Taylor Bain, Executive Assistant/Office Manager

Samantha Doss, Program Support Administrator

Program Staff

Kayla Bates, Bookworm Club Program Coordinator

Kristen Bowers, Teen Program Coordinator & IMPACT Program Coordinator

Fance Brannnock, Bookworm Club Program Coordinator

Sara Butler, Program Coordinator

Summer Elliott, Manager of Volunteer Services & Resources and Elementary  Program Coordinator 

Abbey Rice, Middle School Program Coordinator

Brooke Tomlin, Program Specialist

Joanna Walter, Bookworm Club Program Coordinator​




Consider supporting Girls Inc. of Chattanooga and our programs designed just for girls. Every day, we equip girls to navigate gender, economic and social barriers and grow up healthy, educated and independent.

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