Book Yvonne Wood

Yvonne Wood is a founding member and past Chair of the Tennessee Economic Council on Women, and continues to serve on its Executive Committee. During her first career with the State of Tennessee, she was Director of the Federal-State Medicaid Program Integrity Unit, where she won two national awards for detecting Medicaid fraud and abuse. As Associate Director for Government Relations for the Tennessee Higher Education Commission, and Director of the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation, she contributed to and wrote several pieces of legislation acted into law, among which makes scholarships available to Tennessee’s most talented students, and a law mandating a two step pay increase to employees who successfully complete the CPS exam. [+]