People Photos from the inaugural Black Women’s Empowerment Brunch by Cass Teague • July 19, 2018The inaugural Black Women’s Empowerment Brunch was held on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at the City Winery to celebrate and honor the empowerment of African American women. Here are photos from the event. Ashford Hughes and Tequila Johnson with Craig Fitzhugh. Dr Shanna Jackson, President of Nash Tech and Tanaka Vercher. Phil Bredesen at podium. Thelma Harper, Lois Jordan, Monique Odom and Howard Jones. Ashford Hughes, Harold Love, Yolonda Beech and Jim Cooper. Tequila Johnson with Al Degraphenreid. Martesha Johnson and Charlane Oliver. Kelby Garner, Chazni Darden and Jacobia Dowell.