Tina Upshaw is the Director of Operations for Momentum. She has served Momentum since 2002 and was an integral part of the organization’s growth from the startup of one executive leadership program to expanding its outreach and impact on Alabama with additional programming, Tina is responsible for the oversight of the organization’s administrative processes including financial, human resources, contracts, IT and strategic planning.
Prior to joining Momentum, Tina held various positions in both the for-profit and non-profit sectors. From counseling at a residential children’s home to managing logistics at a large corporation, she has focused on her talents for operations as well as her passion for watching others grow and develop.
A native of North Carolina, Tina received a B.A. in Psychology with a minor in Communications from Wake Forest University. Currently, she is serving on the Alabama Environmental Council board and shares her passion for living sustainably with minimal impact on the environment. She has also volunteered with the Girl Scouts of North Central Alabama in several capacities. When not on the soccer field with their high school daughter, Tina and husband David enjoy camping, taking hikes with their Aussie, and listening to music.