The Wellness Project, Inc's Board of Directors as of November 2016

Stephen Polk


Stephen Polk is a real estate investor with a passion for community development. He specializes in targeting areas with blighted homes, stabilizes them by rehabbing them, and places families in the homes in hopes of creating stronger communities.  Stephen also teaches entrepreneurship concepts to community groups and gives tips and insights on real estate investing. The information he teaches helps to foster a strong financial plan helping those who want to achieve financial freedom.  Stephen is a proud member of the United States Navy and was previously attached to a Marine Unit. He is a medic in his local unit and considers it an honor to serve his family, friends, and country.



Anita King


Director, Finance and Accounting Consultant – Anita King received a BS in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from Mississippi Valley State University in 2003. That same year she began her career as a Junior Accountant in Washington, DC and  received an MS in Accounting. She has worked in many capacities of accounting and finance to include Project Director for a government agency and Director of Accounting for a non-profit organization. Ms. King also owns a children’s hair salon located in the Washington, DC area and lends her accounting knowledge to the business. She enjoys spending time with family and reading.


​​Treniese Polk


Treniese Polk is a focused and productive administrator.  She possesses over 7 years of experience contributing to healthcare projects as a monitoring and evaluation technical advisor, healthcare analyst, and program and research portfolio manager.  Ms. Polk received a B.A. in Psychology-Health Sciences from Spelman College and a MS in Health Systems Management/Health Policy Analysis from George Mason University in 2011. She enjoys traveling, baking, taking dance classes, attending live games, and spending time with family and friends. 



Elizabeth Polk


Elizabeth Polk is the proprietor of Rapid Taxes Co.  She is an author, marriage counselor, wife, and mother of four children.  She enjoys spending time with family, reading, swimming, traveling, and bowling.

Our Board of Directors is committed to our mission of expanding healthcare to vulnerable populations around the globe.

Not Pictured:
Linda K. Peppers

​Bridgett L. Stigger


​Bridgett Stigger is a native of Memphis, TN.  She earned her J.D. degree from the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law at the University of Memphis.  She has devoted her career to public service, and is employed as an Assistant District Attorney for the 30th Judicial District of Tennessee.  She is also a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., an organization dedicated to public service.  Bridgett is excited to expand her public service opportunities to help those through who will benefit from the services of Wellness Project.


Brittany Baird


Brittany Baird takes a vision and makes it a reality through sound strategy development. She intuitively sees the threads of opportunity that wind through an organization, brings them together into a coherent whole, helps others extend their thinking, and drives material business advantage, through Human Resources.   She is an inspirational leader who tells stories that inspire action while at the same time is grounded in financial information that levels the business.