Sexual Assault Center
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101 French Landing Drive
Nashville, TN 37228
Organization Details

Executive Director

Executive Director Mrs. Rachel Freeman
Term Start January 2018
Rachel's Experience: Rachel Freeman is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) who began her career at the center in 2001 as a young intern completing her Master's degree in Social Work. She worked as a therapist with children, adolescents, and adults in individual and group therapy before assuming the role of Vice President of Programs, and now as President and CEO of The Sexual Assault Center. Rachel was a contributing author in the Handbook of Child Sexual Abuse: Identification, Assessment and Treatment, published in 2011, and she also worked as an adjunct professor for 6 years at the University Of Tennessee College Of Social Work. In 2015, she received the Visionary Voice award in Tennessee from the National Resource Center. Rachel received her undergraduate degree in Sociology from Millsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi and her Masters of Science in Social Work from the University of Tennessee.

Senior Staff

Name Title
Mrs. Tana Kimbro Vice President of Finance
Lorraine McGuire Vice President of Development & Marketing
Mrs. Jessica Barfield Vice President of Programs


Full Time Staff 50
Part Time Staff 5
Volunteers 165
Contractors 1
Retention Rate 80%

Plans & Policies

Does your organization have a Fundraising Plan? Yes
Does your organization have a Strategic Plan? Yes
Years Strategic Plan Considers 3
When was the Strategic Plan adopted? July 2019
Does your organization have a Management Succession Plan? Under Development
Does your organization have a Policy and Procedure Plan? No
Does the organization have a Nondiscrimination Policy? Yes
Does the organization have a Whistle Blower Policy? Yes
Does the organization have a Document Destruction Policy? Yes


Is there a formal evaluation for... Frequency (if applicable)
CEO/Executive Director Yes Annually
Senior Management Yes Annually
Non-Management Yes Annually


Affiliation Year
AFP (Association of Fundraising Professionals) 2001
Alignment Nashville 2004
ANE (Association of Nonprofit Executives) 1996
Association of Volunteer Administrators 2004
Center for Nonprofit Management Excellence Network 1994
Community Resource Center - Nashville 2000
Nashville Psychotherapists Institute 2001
Planned Giving Council of Nashville 2001
Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) 1995
Tennessee Association of Play Therapists 2004
Tennessee Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence 2001
Tennessee Mental Health Counselors Association 1998
Volunteer Administrator's Network 1998


Award / Recognition Organization Year
Baptist Healing Trust Compassionate Care Award Center for Non Profit Management Salute to Excellence 2015
Excellence in Communication Award Center for Non Profit Management 2010
Finalist - Kraft outstanding Board Member Center For Non Profit Management Salute to Excellence 2018
Point of Light Designation for Crisis Line Volunteers Point of Light Foundation 2003
Servent's Heart Award presented to Therapist, Eric Fogel Center For Non Profit Management 2011
Spirit of Women Award Finalist Centennial Women's Hospital 2004
Tim Tohill - 17th Annual Good Guy Award Tennessee Women's Political Caucus 2009
Winner Frist Foundation Award of Achievement in Teambuilding Center For Nonprofit Management 2004
Youth Verizon Award TCADSV 2007