Welcoming New GELF Board Members

oin us in welcoming four new members to the Governor’s Early Literacy Foundation Board of Directors. For more information, please click the link in their name below. To see the full list of board members, click here. We are excited to have these accomplished individuals join our Board and help us strengthen early literacy in Tennessee. Board members Mark Cate and Dr. Phil Wenk have resigned from the Board. We are grateful to them for their years of service and support. We are also honored to announce Brandon Gibson as our new Board Chairwoman.

Parul Bajaj

Senior Philanthropy Manager, Nissan North America


Jeff Ballard

CFO, Delta Dental of Tennessee


Dr. Nancy Dishner 

President & CEO, Niswonger Foundation


Greg Duckett

Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer
Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation