Community Options Promotes Antonio Ferguson to Executive Director
January 23, 2024 | Press Release.pdf
Nashville, TN – Community Options, Inc., a leading national nonprofit supporting people with disabilities, announced the appointment of Antonio Ferguson to Executive Director for Nashville.
Community Options develops innovative housing and employment services for 6,000 people with disabilities across 11 states. In Tennessee, Community Options supports over 200 people and their families in community-based services. The nonprofit manages 49 homes throughout Tennessee and over 650 homes nationally.
“I am excited to appoint Antonio as Executive Director to lead our operations in Nashville,” said Robert Stack, President and CEO of Community Options. “As a nonprofit organization, we are committed to strong and effective leadership. I look forward to working with Antonio to develop strategies that promote positive change, inclusion, and better support for persons with disabilities.”
In his new role, Antonio will manage residential, employment, and day supports for people with disabilities in Nashville and the surrounding area. Antonio joined Community Options in 2020 as Coordinator of Program Services. He was promoted to Senior Coordinator of Program Services in 2022 and was most recently Director of Residential Services.
“I am thrilled for this opportunity to lead our organization in Nashville,” said Antonio Ferguson. “I look forward to working with our teams so that people we support can live meaningful and independent lives.”
Antonio received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
About Community Options, Inc.:
For over 30 years, Community Options has developed housing and employment supports for people with disabilities – supporting thousands of people from over 50 offices across 12 states. Community Options provides advocacy assistance to empower people with disabilities because all people – regardless of ability level – should live and work in the community with dignity, choice and self-determination. For more information please visit our website: www.comop.org and follow us on social media on Facebook, Instagram, and X.