2013 NBA BOARD OF DIRECTORS NOMINEES

 

Joycelyn A. StevensonJoycelyn A. Stevenson

Joycelyn A. Stevenson has worked as an attorney at the law firm of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, LLP for over 11 years. She earned her undergraduate degree from Howard University in 1998 and her law degree from Vanderbilt University Law School in 2001. 

In 2009 she became one of the first two African-American female attorneys to make partner at her firm. Joycelyn focuses a substantial part of her practice in the areas of commercial and employment litigation as well as business immigration law. She has served as a member of the NBA Minority Opportunities Committee for several years and has chaired and volunteered for the High School Minority Internship subcommittee in previous years. She was also named a 2011 Nashville Bar Foundation Fellow.

Stevenson is the Immediate Past President of the Lawyers’ Association for Women, Marion Griffin Chapter, the current President of the Council on Aging of Greater Nashville, a current member of the Nashville Farmers Market Board of Directors and an adjunct Professor of Law at Vanderbilt University Law School, where she teaches Employment Discrimination Law.