Pamela J. Womack, MSSW – Chief Executive Officer

Pam WomackPam Womack serves as Chief Executive Officer responsible for the strategic vision and leadership of the organization.  Pam founded MHC in 1993 with the intention of creating specialized, community-based services for those challenged with severe and persistent mental illness (SPMI).

Under Pam’s direction, MHC has grown into a premier behavioral health company, offering state of the art treatment to thousands of adults, adolescents, children, and families across Tennessee.

Pam was recently selected to serve on the Mayor’s Community Behavioral Health and Wellness Advisory Council. She is recognized as a fierce advocate for the provision of behavioral health outpatient services, delivered in the least restrictive environment possible, to some of the state’s most vulnerable citizens.

Prior to MHC, Pam served 14 years as the Director of Community Services for the Tennessee Department of Mental Health where she was instrumental in developing statewide case management, and mobile crisis services.

Pam received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Mississippi and her Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Tennessee Memphis.