Gabe Roberts

Director of TennCare
State of Tennessee

Gabe Roberts is the TennCare Deputy Director and Chief Operating Officer.  He has served in this capacity for two and a half years, and, prior to this role, Gabe served as the agency’s General Counsel for more than three years. 

Before joining TennCare, Gabe practiced law at the Nashville law firm Sherrard, Roe, Voigt & Harbison where his focus was corporate and business law.  Prior to law school, Gabe was a CPA with the international accounting firm Ernst & Young.

Gabe is active in the Nashville community having served on the Board of Directors for a number of not-for-profits and having represented Nashville at Harvard Business School in the Young American Leaders Program.

Gabe is a graduate of Vanderbilt University Law School where he was a member of The Vanderbilt Law Review.  He also holds an Accountancy Degree and an Economics Degree from the University of Mississippi, is a graduate of the University’s Honors College, and is a member of the University’s Hall of Fame. 

Gabe and his wife, Ashleigh, have five children and are active members of Covenant Presbyterian Church in Nashville.