Emerge Tennessee's alumnae are running for office right now!
Emerge Tennessee organized in the fall of 2017. In early spring the organization hired its first Executive Director and began its first cohort in March. The first cohort trained and graduated 24 women. The fall 2017/spring 2018 cohort trained and graduated 26 women. In the spring of 2018 Emerge Tennessee held its first inaugural boot camp and trained 13 women who are actively running for office. In just a little over two years Emerge Tennessee has trained 85 women, including two regional boot camp alumnae and currently have 8 women running for elected office across the state.