Melody Fowler-Green, Executive Director of the Metro Human Relations Commission

Melody Fowler-Green is the Executive Director of the Metro Human Relations Commission.  Prior to taking the helm at the Commission, Mel was a public interest and civil rights attorney for fourteen years.  Before graduating cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center in 2000, Mel was the Editor-in-Chief of the Georgetown Journal on Poverty Law & Policy.  Prior to law school, she obtained an interdisciplinary M.A. in Women’s Studies from the University of Cincinnati (where she studied the intersection of race and gender), and a B.A. in Theatre from University of Michigan-Flint.  Mel has led or actively participated in dozens of trainings, panel discussions, workshops, and seminars related to diversity, equity, inclusion, and conflict management.  She has worked with a wide range of sectors, including private business, legal, nonprofit, law enforcement, and higher education.  Mel has also spearheaded multiple community-led research projects and evidence-based policy recommendations for leaders in all levels of government. Mel has a passion for policy and advocacy to ensure access to fair and affordable housing for all.  She is the President of the Board at the Tennessee Fair Housing Council.

 

 

Date

Jul 13 2021

Time

12:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location

The Patron Platinum Club
501 Broadway Nashville, TN 37203 United States

Organizer

The Economic Club of Nashville
Phone
(615) 603-5089
Email
director@econclubnashville.org

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