2018 Dwayne Tucker

Senior Adviser
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Dwayne is a proven senior executive with over thirty years of leadership experience directing Human Resources and P&L responsibilities in small entrepreneurial and Fortune 500 companies. Specialties include Human Resources re-engineering, senior management consultation skills, culture change leadership and strategy development, process improvement, total quality management, workforce and culture integration due to mergers and acquisitions and utilization of effective communications techniques. He has significant experience in establishing Board of Director and Compensation Committee strategy, governance, and compliance related programs.

Dwayne started his employment career in Human Resources at UPS, where he received his first management promotion at the age of 17. He served as chief human resources officer, chief administrative officer and general manager with First Data Corporation, Northwest Airlines and Alliance Data Systems, as well as CEO of TMT Entertainment. In 2010, he began his association as Senior Advisor with Compass Executives.

Tucker earned his BS in Business Management at Tennessee State University, where he also serves as a board trustee. He has held several board positions with various business and non-profit organizations in both Dallas and Nashville. He currently serves as CEO of LEAD Public Schools, a charter school network located in Nashville.