Katina R. Beard, MSPH

CEO of Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center. Katina joined MWCHC in 1996.  Since this time, she has held successive roles as operations manager, and special programs director and was named CEO in 2014. 

In addition to overseeing strategy and operations at MWCHC, Katina also serves on the Safety Net Consortium of Middle Tennessee and the Tennessee Primary Care Association Governing Board. She is also a member of the Nashville CABLE Rutherford Cable, Nashville Rotary, and the Nashville Women’s Breakfast Club.

In her free time, Katina enjoys volunteering with her church, serving as a Girl Scout leader, and hanging out with her husband Michael and two children, daughter Makayla and son Kendall.


Bachelor of Science, Health Care Administration and Planning 
Tennessee State University  

Masters of Science in Public Health 
Meharry Medical College