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Tamara Garvey-Lemmonds

Tamara Garvey

Assistant Professor / OTD Program Director

EdD (Educational Leadership), Trevecca University
MS (Occupational Therapy), Belmont University
BS (Biology), Lipscomb University

Tamara Lemmonds graduated with an MSOT degree from Belmont University in 2001. She later earned her EdD in Leadership and Professional Practice from Trevecca Nazarene University. Tamara currently serves as the OTD Program Director and Assistant Professor in the School of Occupational Therapy. Her research interests include curriculum development, pediatric interventions, cultural competence, and developing leadership and professional behaviors in students. When not at Belmont, Tamara works as a pediatric occupational therapist at a community outpatient clinic in Nashville. There she is part of a dynamic  therapy team who primarily serve children with autism spectrum disorders; sensory processing disorders; or developmental delays. Outside of work, Tamara loves spending time with her husband and their 3 boys. Her family loves cheering on the Nashville Predators; playing sports together; and staying active with their family dogs.

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