About Dr. Wilborn

Dr. Tammy Lewis Wilborn is a board-certified licensed professional counselor-supervisor, board-certified telemental health counselor, and keynote speaker with over 20 years of clinical experience. She is author of the upcoming book Playing a New Game: How Black Women Can Be Well and Excel In the Workplace(GCP Balance | Hachette) due out October 2022. She is the owner of Wilborn Clinical Services, LLC and Dr. Tammy Lewis Wilborn LLC, and founder of the Black Women’s Wellness Conference of New Orleans. She previously served as visiting assistant professor of counseling at the University of New Orleans and adjunct professor of counseling at Xavier University of Louisiana. She is an in-demand speaker and media expert who regularly contributes to Huff Post and WBOK 1230 AM. She is the executive producer of Things with Feathers (2017), a short film that seeks to break the silence and stigma around childhood sexual abuse, which won at the 2018 Shreveport Urban Film Festival.


Dr. Wilborn is a past president of the Louisiana Association for Counselor Education and Supervision and currently serves as a board member for Fidelity Bank P.O.W.E.R. and the New Orleans chapter of the National Speakers Association. She holds a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, a M.S. in Counseling and a B.A. in Psychology from Loyola University of New Orleans and is a 2021 graduate of Loyola University of New Orleans’ Women’s Leadership Academy.