Mariah L. Cole is the Director of Program Management in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center for Health Policy at Meharry Medical College. She manages the day-to-day activities of the grant-funded Center and holds an Instructor appointment in the School of Graduate Studies and Research.
Mariah also serves as the Vice President of the Urban League Young Professionals of Middle Tennessee and is committed to the mission of enabling African-Americans to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power, and civil rights. She serves on the non-profit boards of Southern Word and Preston Taylor Ministries and is a member of Olive Branch church.
She is a graduate of the University of Mississippi where she earned a B.A. in English. She also earned a J.D. from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law.