David Fields

David Fields
Program Manager/Event Manager


David Fields is a Lead Event Planner for the Center for Literacy, Education, and Employment’s (CLEE) Event Team. In this role, David manages the Partners in Education Conference and the Coordinated School Health Institute. David also assist with varying tasks and planning on other events with the Event Team.

David first joined CLEE as part of the Adult Education (AE) Team in 2005. He and the AE Team worked with the Tennessee Division of Adult Education to provide professional development opportunities for Tennessee Adult Education supervisors, instructors, and paraprofessionals.

David left CLEE in 2008 to become the Director of Development at WMMT, a community radio station and project of the Appalshop, Inc. There, he managed several grant projects and was responsible for all fundraising initiatives at the station. David also served as an executive member of the Appalshop Board of Directors.

Prior to rejoining CLEE as an Account Manager for the Division of Rehabilitation Services Team in 2014, David worked as a Regulations Compliance Manager and Trade Show Manager for Intersign Corporation.