JANESSA FORD    Engagement Specialist


Engagement Specialist

Janessa loves serving others, speaking up for those who have no voice, and bridging the gap between their needs and provision.

Janessa first heard about Tennessee Alliance for Kids in 2016 as she volunteered to co-chair the organization’s first annual signature event, Foster Carols.

Janessa brings to TAK a passion to connect with people and move them to action. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Communication from Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, Tennessee.

Prior to joining the Tennessee Alliance for Kids staff team, Janessa worked with Northwestern Mutual Financial Network and CURE International.

Janessa is originally from Cookeville, Tennessee.