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Welcome to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Tennessee chapter! Here you can find ways to participate in local events supporting our research, patient support and information programs. There are ...


Events Sponsored by Tennessee

Local Information

Volunteer in Your Area - Tennessee

Are you interested in volunteering for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society? We have a variety of volunteer roles available. Please review our online application and select the roles you are most interested in. After we receive your application, we will reach out to you with more information about the role(s) you selected. If you don't see anything that interests you, please let us know and we may ...

Patient Support Programs - Tennessee

Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection Program The Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection Program is a free service of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) that enables patients and their loved ones to connect with a trained peer volunteer who has gone through a similar experience.  LLS First Connection peer volunteers are in a unique position to provide support and community r...

Patient Education Programs - Tennessee

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors free community-based education programs for patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals. Local doctors and other healthcare professionals lead these programs, described below. You will get information about treatment options and learn how to strengthen your decision-making and coping skills, manage treatment side effects and find resources, i...

Professional Education Programs Tennessee

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors a number of free community-based professional education programs for healthcare professionals, particularly for oncology nurses and social workers. Patients, their families and caregivers are also invited to attend. These programs are led by local doctors and other healthcare professionals and offer continuing education credits for nurses and social workers. Up...

Corporate Involvement Tennessee

Corporations Who Make a Difference Thank you to all of the companies and organizations that are generous sponsors of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS's) Tennessee Chapter.  We appreciate their dedication to our goal of helping blood cancer patients live better, longer lives.  If your company or organization would like to support the work of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS's) ...

Tennessee Chapter Board of Trustees 2014-2015

Partner, Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP     Vice-Chair PHIL BOLGER
Healthcare Services Executive   Secretary/Treasurer LORI COPELAND   Chief Financial Officer Aegis Health Group, Inc.     Board of Trustees Jim Asker - Community Volunteer
Louise Bryan - Admissions Eva...


About the Tennessee Chapter

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Tennessee Chapter was founded in 1981 to serve residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. The chapter serves 100 counties in the states of Tennessee, Mississippi and Arkansas.

404 BNA Drive Suite 102

Nashville, TN 37217

T (615) 331-2980

  • Campaign Specialist, Light The Night Walk/Man & Woman of the Year, East Tennessee

    Lori Friel

    E Lori.Friel@lls.org

    T 615-331-2980 x 1756


  • Campaign Specialist, Light The Night Walk, Middle Tennessee

    Tori Duncan

    E Tori.Duncan@lls.org

    T 615-331-2980 x 1746


  • Campaign Specialist, Light The Night Walk/Man & Woman of the Year, Huntsville, Alabama

    Lauren Barrett

    E Lauren.Barrett@lls.org

    T 205-587-0783


  • State Campaign Director, Light The Night Walk

    Terri Staroska

    E Terri.Staroska@lls.org

    T 615-331-2980 x 1750


  • Senior Campaign Manager, Man & Woman of the Year, Middle Tennessee

    Oliver Wade

    E Oliver.Wade@lls.org

    T 615-331-2980 x 1747


  • State Campaign Specialist, Team In Training

    Anthony Palmer

    E Anthony.Palmer@lls.org

    T 615-331-2980 x 1755


  • State Campaign Manager, School & Youth Pennies Campaign

    Connie Hood

    E Connie.Hood@lls.org

    T 615-331-2980 x 1744


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