Steering Committee Members

The Chattanooga Climbs project partners and consulting team sincerely thank the members of the Strategy Steering Committee for helping inform and guide the development of this strategic plan. Members include:

  • Charita Allen, City of Chattanooga
  • Rusty Gray, Baker Donelson
  • Mitch Patel, Vision Hospitality
  • Steven Angle, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
  • Terry Hart, Chattanooga Regional Airport
  • Stacy Richardson, City of Chattanooga
  • Valoria Armstrong, Tennessee American Water
  • Ken Hays, Enterprise Center
  • Tiffanie Robinson, Lamp Post Properties
  • Rebecca Ashford, Chattanooga State
  • Bryan Johnson, HCDE
  • Mike Sarvis, Synovus
  • Anthony Byrd, City Council
  • Tim Kelly, Kelly Subaru
  • Marcus Shaw, Co.Lab
  • Bruz Clark, Lyndhurst Foundation
  • Quentin Lawrence, Hope for the Inner City
  • Sabrina Smeddley, County Commission
  • Mickey Cloud, VaynerMedia
  • Paul Leath, Chattanooga Gas Company
  • Ken Smith, City Council
  • Scott Cooper, Tennessee Valley Authority
  • Ian Leavy, Volkswagen
  • Mark Smith, Miller & Martin
  • Jim Coppinger, Hamilton County
  • Travis Lytle, SmartBank
  • Mike St. Charles, Chambliss Bahner Stophel
  • Stephen Culp, Smart Furniture
  • Nick Macco, Southtree
  • David Steele, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
  • Jeff DeLoach, Chattanooga Times Free Press
  • Warren Mackey, County Commission
  • Melissa Taylor, Regional Planning Agency
  • David Devaney, NAI Charter
  • Hodgen Mainda, EPB
  • Jim Vaughn, SunTrust Bank
  • Bo Drake, Chattanooga State
  • Stefanie Mansueto, Chase Commercial Banking
  • Michael Walton, green | spaces
  • Randy Fairbanks, County Commission
  • Luke Marklin, Bellhops
  • Barry White, Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Todd Fortner, TVFCU
  • Rick McKenney, UNUM
  • Kim White, River City Company
  • Angela Garcia, La Paz
  • Russell Morehead, Barge Waggoner
  • Scott Williams, Fletcher Bright
  • Abby Garrison, Causeway
  • Sarah Morgan, Benwood Foundation
  • Scott Wilson, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Gregg Gentry, Erlanger
  • Janelle O’Reilly, Memorial Healthcare
  • James Wingard, Wingard Quality Supply
  • Tom Glenn, Ace Hardware
  • Erskine Oglesby, City Council
  • Joe Wingate, Hamilton County School Board