Bravo TV Star Jewel Tankard at Vol StateJewel Tankard is a star of the Bravo reality TV series “Thicker Than Water.” The show is a national hit, with more than two million viewers for recent episodes. Tankard will appear at Volunteer State Community College on January 29 to speak for Vol State Unity Day. Each year, Vol State celebrates Unity Day to keep the dream of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. alive.
“Thicker Than Water” follows Ben and Jewel Tankard, and their family, through their day-to-day life in Murfreesboro. Ben Tankard is a top-selling gospel and smooth-jazz singer, who also does motivational speaking. Jewel Tankard is a financial planner, marketer and motivational speaker. She encourages personal development to help people change their lives. Her current business ventures include the “Millionairess” clothing line, which sells t-shirts, hats, and accessories.
Jewell Tankard will speak at 12:30 p.m., and again at 7 p.m., in the Wemyss Auditorium in Caudill Hall on the college campus at 1480 Nashville Pike in Gallatin. The events are free and open to everyone. For more information call 615-230-3461.