Employees with mental health diagnoses are assets, not liabilities

By , Guest Columnist Published: April 24, 2019 5:02 PM CT
Guest Columnist

Kevin Dean

Kevin Dean is CEO of the Momentum Nonprofit Partners. His previous positions include executive director of Literacy Mid-South, community services director at Volunteer Memphis and director of development at Hope House. He is currently a doctoral student at Vanderbilt University.

"You’re wondering how I can lead at full capacity battling such a persistent mental challenge. Three things: medication, unwavering purpose and a rigorous schedule."


Employment Mental health


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