Tammy Burnette is the department chair of Healthcare Technology and Medical Systems at Tyler Junior College in Tyler, Texas. With a strong interest in education, coaching, and mentoring she is a volunteer at TJC as a student mentor and a GED instructor at the Literacy Council of Tyler.
Tammy has worked in healthcare for over 17 years with a specialty on revenue cycle and operational management. She works as a consultant for healthcare systems for the purpose of federal reporting. Tammy is most passionate about expanding educational opportunities for people interested in obtaining a higher educational degree.
Tammy went to the Literacy Council of Tyler as an adult to obtain her GED as a single parent of four children. It was through her experience at the Literacy Council that Tammy was inspired to further her educational and professional goals.
Tammy has a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Development, a Master’s in Human Resource Development, a Master’s in Healthcare Administration, and a PhD in Human Resource Development.