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Location:101 S.E. Parkway Ct., Franklin, TN 37064

Phone: (877) 599-1125

Terry Wendling, Executive Director

terrysmallweb Terry joined Bios in February of 2002 after a 25 year career in Manufacturing and Purchasing Management. This included 5 years of experience in a related field supporting Individuals with Disabilities in assisting with Employment Opportunities within the Private Sector.

He was nominated and received a Governors Award in Oklahoma for his work in the Field of Disabilities in 2001.

His career with Bios included positions as Vocational Program Manager and Area Director while in Oklahoma. In 2004 Terry was offered a position as Regional Director for Bios as our Mission of Empowering People to Reach Their Dreams was expanded into Middle Tennessee. He Advanced to the State Executive Director Position for Bios of Tennessee in 2007.

Terry holds an Associate in Science Degree from Connors State College. He is committed to his continued advocacy for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities.

Kristi Wendling, ABL Director

kristismallweb Kristi Wendling moved from Oklahoma to Tennessee in 2005.   Inspired by others with a passion for Empowering People to Reach Their Dreams, Kristi joined Bios in June 2005.   Her positions have included Administrative Assistant and Financial Program Manager, and currently is serving as the Area Director for the Columbia office. She represents Bios as a member of the Intensive Consultation Advisory board for the Middle Tennessee Region.

Having an entrepreneurial spirit, Kristi owned and operated a business for 4 years as well as professional experience in the insurance industry.

Kristi graduated with an Associate in Business Management.   Due to perseverance and a love of learning she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor in Business Administration from Bacone College.   It is her desire to continue her advocacy and service in the field of developmental disabilities.


Executive Director: Terry Wendling; Phone: (615) 497-4449

ABL Director: Kristi Wendling; Phone: (615) 818-8187

Financial Program Manager: Chris Horn