JENNIFER COLE, CPA
Jennifer Cole has built a successful career over two decades in the accounting and auditing fields in the private, nonprofit, and government sectors. Currently Jennifer serves as a Senior Staff Accountant in the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) Office of Compliance and Policy. There she works to ensure the OCC is in compliance with OMB A-123 Management’s Responsibility for Enterprise Risk Management and Internal Control and that internal controls within the agency are effective and efficient and support the reliability of financial reporting.
Jennifer earned her Bachelor of Science and Masters in Accounting from Virginia Tech. She is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the Association of Government Accountants. She is active in her local community and her sorority, where she has served as the Treasurer since 2017.
Jennifer has been the Chief Financial Associate for TDE Consulting Services since 2018.
Expertise: Accounting, Audit Preparation
NAKEINA E. DOUGLAS-GLENN, PhD
Nakeina E. Douglas-Glenn, PhD, is a higher education academic and practitioner with more than 15 years of experience in organizational development, leadership development, public policy analysis, and racial equity. She earned her PhD in public administration and public affairs with a certificate in race and social policy from the Center for Public Administration and Policy (CPAP) at Virginia Tech. She has a Master of Social Work from Radford University and received her Bachelor of Arts in political science and Bachelor of Science in sociology from Virginia Tech.
Dr. Douglas-Glenn currently serves as director and associate professor at The Grace E. Harris Leadership Institute in the L. Douglas Wilder School of Government & Public Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University. She has been the recipient of numerous awards and honors. She is an active leader in many community and professional organizations, and is an elected member of several state and local boards.
Expertise: Program Development, Implementation, & Evaluation; Racial Equity Analysis; Group Session Facilitation; Individual Performance Coaching
LAWRENCE SAMUEL YOUNG, MPH
Lawrence Young’s career has centered on the intersection of public health and health equity with positions as a community health educator, HIV counselor, adjunct college professor, HIV researcher, and independent public health consultant. Currently, Young is employed as Director for Community Health and Well-being at Saint Mary’s Hospital in Waterbury, Connecticut. This position provides oversight of community health programs and personnel, and acts as a liaison to community agencies in determining community needs.
Lawrence graduated from Morehouse College in his hometown of Atlanta, Georgia, with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Public Health. He continued his formal education at Emory University, where he earned a Master of Public Health degree.
Expertise: Qualitative & Quantitative Data analysis; Research Support; Grant & Proposal Writing; Community Event Planning, Coordination, & Support; Community Session Facilitation
Kaprece Smith offers her expertise to TDE Consulting Group as the scheduler and logistics support person for the Group.