Tekesha has worked for Vanderbilt since December 2015. She began working as a hostess for the Nutrition department, and she now works for the Occupational Health Clinic as a Patient Service Specialist. She is originally from Daytona Beach, Florida, and she moved to Nashville in 2013. She attended the Dr. Benjamin L. Hooks Job Corps Center, where she received her phlebotomy state certificate. Her hobbies are traveling and spending time with her family and significant other.