Candidate name: Erika Stotts Pearson State: Tennessee  Bio: Raised in a family of successful community leaders in Tennessee’s Shelby and Fayette counties, Erika Stotts Pearson has served her community in many capacities, and her professional portfolio is diverse. From sports agent and financial adviser to television producer and spiritual leader, Stotts Pearson uses her immense experience to bring positive change to her community. Co-founder of the Memphis Academy of Health Sciences, Stotts Pearson was recently recognized with a certificate of special congressional recognition from Democratic U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen, who represents Tennessee’s 9th District. For more information: TOPICS: