Leadership Knoxville Board of Directors

BOARD LEADERSHIP

CHAIR
Avice Evans Reid (LK ’95)
Retired
City of Knoxville

CHAIR-ELECT
Mike Parton (LK ’10)
Managing Principal
Coulter & Justus

SECRETARY
Pam White 
(LK ’16)
CFO
Cellular Sales

TREASURER
Andy Lowe 
(LK ’19/IK ’15)
Knoxville Market Leader
LBMC 

PAST CHAIR
Tom Catani (LK ’07)
Vice President – Sales
U.S. Cellular

ALUMNI CHAIR
Clarence Vaughn 
(LK ’20/IK ’17)
Director, Diversity & Community Relations
Haslam College of Business, University of Tennessee

COMMUNITY IMPACT CHAIR 
Dr. Bill Lyons (LK ’03)
Professor Emeritus, Department of Political Science
University of Tennessee

CONNECT KNOX CHAIR  
Justin Bailey (LK ’20)
CEO
Realty Executives Associates

CURRICULUM CHAIR
Ellie Kittrell (LK ’15/IK ’15)
Executive Director
The Muse Knoxville

DEVELOPMENT CHAIR 
Anna Ford (LK ’14)
President
Clover Mountain, Inc.

FACILITATION CHAIR
Beth Hamil (LK ’14)
Executive Director
Cancer Support Community, East TN

GOVERNANCE CHAIR
Sam Lee (LK ’18)
Chief Deputy District Attorney
6th District

INTRODUCTION KNOXVILLE CHAIR
Gayle Bustin (IK’13)
Community Volunteer

LEADERSHIP KNOXVILLE SCHOLARS CHAIR
Victoria Niederhauser (LK ’14)
Dean
College of Nursing, University of Tennessee

SELECTION CHAIR
Leslye Hartsell (LK ’09)
Director, External Relations
KUB

YOUTH LEADERSHIP KNOXVILLE CHAIR
Dr. Anthony Wise (LK ’13/IK ’11)
President
Pellissippi State Community College

SENIORS LEADERSHIP KNOXVILLE CHAIR
Alyson Gallaher (LK ’20)
Executive Director
Volunteer East Tennessee

At-Large

Pastor Daryl Arnold (LK ’16)
Senior Pastor
Overcoming Believers Church

Patrick Birmingham (LK ’11)
Vice President – Philanthropy
Covenant Health

Jan Brown (LK ’14/IK ’09)
Director, Ethics & Compliance
TVA

Shannon Harper (LK ’15/IK ’10)
President & Dealer Principal
Harper Auto Square

Lifetime Honorary Members

Bill E. Arant (LK ’85)
Retired Bank Executive

Donna M. Cobble (LK ’85)
Community Volunteer

Jim A. Haslam, II (LK ’85)
Chairman of the Board
Pilot Corporation

Dale A. Keasling (LK ’85)
Retired President & CEO
Home Federal Bank

Bill B. Sansom (LK ’85)
Chairman and CEO
The H.T. Hackney Company