No stranger to tragedy and loss, Rev. Tammie has been navigating trauma personally and professionally for more than 40 years. She uses intersections of trauma, faith, education and her life experiences to create a heart-centered approach to healing and wellness. She holds degrees in Human and Community Services, Divinity and Community Leadership.
Rev. Tammie is a master group facilitator for those facing tragedy, grief and loss. Recently, she experienced a tragedy so great it threatened her hope, and was the inspiration for her best seller, "The Power of Hope: Reclaiming Your Life After Tragedy".
Rev. Tammie is co-founder and president of Carrie's TOUCH, a 501(c)3 nonprofit breast cancer organization established to enrich the lives of African American women diagnosed with the disease. She is a 13-year breast cancer survivor and has spent the past 11 years coaching cancer patients and their families through the trauma of a cancer diagnosis. She is a certified Cancer Journey coach and an expert in the field. Her work has been recognized locally, nationally and globally for its innovative approach to breast cancer survivorship, healing and wellness.
Rev. Tammie is an associate pastor at Center of Praise Ministries. She is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Ministry with a concentration in Transformational Leadership: Womanist Theological Approaches.
Rev. Tammie's guiding principle is embedded in God's love for humanity. She is driven by the belief that she is a vessel through which that love and light is shared with the world...for such a time as this.
Rev. Tammie is the mother of three adult children and the grandmother of one spectacular grandson
7 fun facts about me
Pretty High Heels
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Singing in the car