2013 NBA BOARD OF DIRECTORS NOMINEES

 

Andrea PerryAndrea P. Perry

Andrea P. Perry is a partner with Bone McAllester Norton PLLC.  Prior to joining Bone, Andrea practiced with Miller & Martin PLLC.  She received her undergraduate degree (magna cum laude) from the University of Memphis in 1996, and her law degree from Vanderbilt University in 2000. 

In 2012, Perry was the recipient of the Athena Young Professional Award.  She also was recently honored with the Napier-Looby Bar Association Outstanding Community Service Award in 2011 and the Nashville Business Journal Best of the Bar in 2009.  She has been a member of the NBA’s Minorities Opportunities Committee since 2000.  She is a founding member and Immediate Past President of the Tennessee Alliance for Black Lawyers (TABL). She currently serves as Co-Chair of LAW’s Programs/Events Committee.  She is a former President of the Napier-Looby Bar Association, and currently serves on the Board of Directors of Napier-Looby.  She also serves on the TBA CLE Committee, and is a 2008 graduate of the Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law class.  Perry is very active in the community, and presently serves on the Board of Directors of CASA and the Youth Life Learning Center. 

Bar issues of particular interest include access to the legal system for all, creating initiatives to promote diversity in the Nashville legal community and helping lawyers find work-life balance.