Board

Chamber Board of Directors

Christy Gillenwater, President & CEO
Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce
Tom Glenn, Chairman
Elder's Ace Hardware

Executive Committee

Jim Vaughn, Chair-Elect
SunTrust Bank
Larry Buie, Immediate Past Chair
Chattanooga Gas (Retired)
Valoria Armstrong, Secretary
Tennessee American Water
Hodgen Mainda, Treasurer
EPB
Mickey Cloud, Marketing & Communications
VaynerMedia
Jay Dale
First Tennessee
Tom Griscom, Membership Development
Q Strategies
Justin Furrow, Public Policy
Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel, PC
Jessica Oliva-Calderin, Diversity & Inclusion
Calderin & Oliva P.A.
Nicole Koesling, Talent
Volkswagen
Tim Kelly, Entrepreneurship
Kelly Subaru Mitsubishi
Terry Hart, Economic Development
Chattanooga Airport Authority
Jim Haley
Miller & Martin PLLC
Susan Harris
See Rock City, Inc.
Hamp Johnston
Chase Commercial Banking
Janelle Reilly
CHI Memorial
Mike Sarvis
Synovus
Kevin M. Spiegel
Erlanger Health System
Roy Vaughn
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
Michael N. Harrell
Latitude Advisors, LLC
Andy Lang
McKee Foods
James Wingard
Wingard Quality Supply

Foundation Board of Directors

  • Valoria Armstrong - Tennessee American Water
  • Tom Glenn - Elder's Ace Hardware
  • Christy Gillenwater - Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Mike Kramer - Southeastern Trust Company
  • Mary Stewart G. Lewis - McGriff Insurance Services
  • Hodgen Mainda - EPB
  • Rick McKenney - Unum
  • Jim Vaughn - SunTrust Bank

Directors

  • Aaron Webb - Independent Healthcare Properties, LLC
  • Alnoor Dhanani - Double-Cola Company - USA
  • Amy Donahue - River City Company
  • Andy Berke - City of Chattanooga
  • Barry White - Chattanooga Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Beth Jones - Southeast Tennessee Development District
  • Bryan Johnson - Hamilton County Dept. of Education
  • Chanda Maldonado - Chambers Welding & Fabrication
  • Chip Baker - Friends of the Festival
  • Chuck Fleischmann - Office of Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03)
  • Cindy Steele - Expedia Cruise Ship Centers of Chattanooga
  • Daniel Challener - Public Education Foundation
  • Darren Hodges - Chattanooga Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED, Inc.
  • David Paschall - Transparency Health
  • Derek Daniel - Elliott Davis
  • Donna Van Natten - Accountability Measures, LLC
  • Janet Dunn - YMCA of Metropolitan Chattanooga
  • Jeff DeLoach - Chattanooga Times Free Press
  • Jim Coppinger - Hamilton County Government
  • Jim Haley - Miller & Martin PLLC
  • Joni Eldredge - Greyhaven Realty Management Company, Inc.
  • Justin Robinson - Justin Robinson - State Farm
  • Justin Whitaker - United Way of Greater Chattanooga
  • Kaia Moore - MediTract
  • Keith Sanford - Tennessee Aquarium
  • Kelly Fitzgerald - Society of Work
  • Ken Hays - The Enterprise Center
  • Kenneth Dyer - Pinnacle Financial Partners
  • Kerrie Fulkerson - AFLAC
  • Kim White - River City Company
  • Marcus Shaw - CO.LAB
  • Marie King - Keller Williams - Downtown
  • Mary Beth Hudson - WACKER POLYSILICON
  • Matt Hullander - Hullco
  • Merri Mai Williamson - Application Researchers
  • Michael Fillauer - Fillauer Companies, Inc.
  • Michael Mathis - Regions Bank
  • Mike Carter - House of Representatives
  • Peterson Hostetler - UBS Financial Services, Inc.
  • Rebecca Ashford - Chattanooga State Community College
  • Reggie Piercy - Vision Hospitality Group, Inc.
  • Rick Bishop - Food City
  • Robert Long - Sanofi
  • Ronal Smith - Signal Counseling Center
  • Ronelle Sellers - Southside Creative Group
  • Rusty Gray - Baker Donelson
  • Ryan Naegele - Right at Home
  • Savanna Hash - Spare Time Chattanooga
  • Scott Cooper - Tennessee Valley Authority
  • Shawn Summey - The Referrals Group
  • Shelton Chambers - Elliott Davis
  • Stefanie Crowe - Stone Bridge Asset Management
  • Steve Angle - University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
  • Thomas Ozburn - Parkridge Health System
  • Thomas White - Unum
  • Todd Fortner - Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union
  • Travis Lytle - SmartBank
  • Tricia Hutchinson - HTI Employment Solutions
  • Vaughn Berger - Bryan College
  • Vincent Ivan Phipps - Communication VIP Training & Coaching

Advisory Directors 

Steve Angle - University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Rebecca Ashford - Chattanooga State Community College
Mayor Andy Berke - City of Chattanooga
Rep. Mike Carter - State Legislative Delegation, Hamilton County
Dan Challener - Public Education Foundation
Scott Cooper - Tennessee Valley Authority
Mayor Jim Coppinger - Hamilton County 
Chuck Fleischmann - 3rd Congressional District of Tennessee
Terry Hart - Chattanooga Airport Authority
Ken Hays - The Enterprise Center
Bryan Johnson - Hamilton County Department of Education
Beth Jones - Southeast TN Development District
Keith Sanford - Tennessee Aquarium
Kim White - River City Company