Tammy is a Registered Nurse with more than 20 years in the healthcare industry. She ran a very successful home care agency ...called "Ideal Healthcare Services" for 9.5 years, before turning to nursing and business consulting. She was recognized in Forbes Magazine in both 2013 and 2014 for the growth of her company and expertise in the home care industry. She was also recognized in Business Leader Magazine as "Top 50 Entrepreneurs of the Triangle" and "Top 300 Small Businesses of the South." Also, as a recipient of the "Outstanding Healthcare Career Development" award, she continued to work hard to assist in creating jobs.
Tammy has now started and company called "Black Businesses Rock." This company was created to inspired, encourage and assist African American business owners. With her love for writing, she is now working on her book, "The Faces of BBR." When she is not writing or helping other business owners live out their dreams, Tammy commits to doing speaking engagements at schools, churches, half-way houses and jail systems, encouraging African American men and women. She would love to see more of these young men and women turn their hobbies into revenue. Today, Tammy resides in Raleigh, NC where she is happily married to her husband Anthony Lewis of 18 years. Together they have three children.