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District 28 Council Member

Tanaka Vercher

Tanaka Vercher

Metropolitan Council Office
One Public Square, Suite 204
P. O. Box 196300
Nashville, Tennessee 37219-6300

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  • Associate Director, Tennessee State University


  • United States Navy Veteran


  • Children: Jeffery and Ravan
  • Grandchild: Mila


  • B.S., Management Information Systems, Trevecca Nazarene University
  • M.Ed., Instructional Technology, Trevecca Nazarene University
  • Certificate, Nonprofit Management, Tennessee State University
  • Ph.D., Public Administration, Tennessee State University (ongoing)

Council Experience

  • Budget & Finance Committee, Chair
  • Education Committee, Member
  • Planning, Zoning & Historical Committee, Member


  • Regional Director (AR, TN), National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials, National League of Cities
  • Member, Minority Caucus
  • Member, Women's Caucus
  • Former Board Member, Greenways Commission
  • Board Member, Knowledge Academies
  • Board Member, Oakwood Homeowners' Association
  • Judging Chair, 2015 Nashville Emerging Leaders Awards
  • Member, Tennessee Association of Financial Aid Administrators
  • Young Leaders Council, Alum (Class 53)
  • Member, American Legion
  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

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