Wellness Program Manager, Homeless Empowerment Program
Tawny Swain Castle, the Wellness Program Manager at Homeless Empowerment Program, has worked passionately with homeless individuals for nearly 20 years. For her dedication, she received the Tampa Bay Lightning Foundation’s Community Hero Award in 2016. Tawny holds an MA in Clinical Psychology from Marshall University, has taught psychology courses as an adjunct professor for 15 years, and is a Master Trainer for Stanford University’s Chronic Disease Self-Management Program. Tawny believes individuals who are experiencing homelessness deserve the same opportunities for wellness as those who are not. She aims to reduce the disparities in access to support services, healthcare, and evidence-based programming.