Kathy Swinney

Program Director Tennessee Foster Care

Kathy Swinney began her career with Meritan in 2014 as the Foster Care Program Director for Tennessee. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from Delta State University and a Master’s Degree in Psychology from Grand Canyon University. Prior to working at Meritan, she was a Case Manager Supervisor for Omni Visions.

Kathy has over 12 years of experience working in both Child Welfare and Foster Care in Mississippi, Georgia, and Tennessee. She has a passion for working with children. Kathy believes that every child deserves a forever family and finds it equally rewarding in helping children reach permanency.