Dr. Jumelle Brooks

Dr. Brooks holds a Doctor of Healthcare Administration with Policy and Advocacy emphasis, a Master of Business Administration, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with Healthcare Management emphasis. Dr. Brooks conducted postgraduate research on the importance of improving the health literacy skill set during adolescence for long-term health benefits. Dr. Brooks has served as an adjunct faculty member, Learning Management Administrator, Program Chair, Academic Dean, Director of Education, and Director of Academic Affairs. Dr. Brooks has taught Information Technology, Medical Billing and Coding, Medical Assisting, Business Administration, and Organizational Management classes. Dr. Brooks has developed a curriculum in Business, Healthcare, and Information Technology at the undergraduate level.

D.H.A, Policy and Advocacy, Capella University, 2016
M.B.A, Business, Webster University, 2005
B.S, Business/Healthcare Management, Lander University, 2003

Other Notable Achievements

Emerge trains Democratic women to run for office and WIN.

Emerge Candidate Program – Graduate, 2023

Emerge is the nation’s premier organization that recruits and trains Democratic women to run for office. They are the only political organization that focuses on effective state and national programming that gives women the tools they need to run and win, as well as building an inclusive sisterhood of alums and a network of alumnae, staff, boards, and volunteers who are on-the-ground 365 days a year to support women through their candidacies at every level and once they are elected.

The Greenwood SC Chamber of Commerce is the leading voice for business in our region for over 115 years.


The Greenwood Chamber of Commerce is the leading voice for business in our region for over 115 years. Through value-added membership, relevant programming, and strategic advocacy, they have created a connected and vibrant business climate for the Upstate Region. As a Member of the Chamber of Commerce, Dr. Brooks is able to meet with our community’s business leaders on a regular basis to hear more about the many opportunities for growth in the Lakelands area. 

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