Members

Will Andrews

President, Graduate Student Association


Doug Brown

Senior Vice President - Wealth Management, UBS Financial Services


Anthony Byrd

City Council - District 8, City of Chattanooga


George Calhoun

President, NAACP, Chattanooga Hamilton County Branch


Elijah Cameron

Director of Community Relations, Bessie Smith Cultural Center


Eduardo Centurion

Project Manager, The Maclellan Foundation


Curtis Collier

United States District Judge, Greater District of Tennessee


Marsha Drake

Hamilton County Board of Education


Nicole Gaines

Co-Owner/Insurance Agent, Total Insurance Solutions


Lane Gutridge

President, Student Government Association


Joyce Hardaway

Director, Hardaway Consulting Service


Ron Harris

Director of Corporate Workforce Development, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee


Christine Hicks

Community Member & Retired Public School Principal, Project CHEER & Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.


Bassam Issa

President, The Islamic Society of Greater Chattanooga


Dionne Jenkins

Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion, Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union


Candy Johnson

Senior Advisor, City of Chattanooga, Mayor's Office


Richard Johnson

President, Alumni Board of Directors


Ken Jordan

EEO Officer, Hamilton County Government


Reuben Lawrence


Stacy Lightfoot

Chair, Chancellor’s Multicultural Advisory Council


Warren Logan

President and Chief Executive Officer, Urban League of Greater Chattanooga


Travis Lytle

Senior Vice President & Relationship Manager, SmartBank


Ana Mancebo

Social Impact Coordinator, La Paz Chattanooga


Gerald Mason

Community Member and Retired Businessman


James McKissic

President, ArtsBuild


Karen McReynolds

Director, Office of Multicultural Affairs, City of Chattanooga


Veronica Peebles

Manager of Communications, CARTA


Nathaniel Pinkard

Manager (Retired), Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services


Manny Rico

Founder & Owner, Rico Monuments


Reggie Ruff

President, SRR & Associates, PC


Darian Scott

Director of Talent and Economic Inclusion, Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce


Paula Wilkes

President, Bessie Smith Cultural Center