Alumni Association

The Leadership Chattanooga Alumni Association (LCAA) is a membership organization comprised of Leadership Chattanooga graduates. Dues are $60 per calendar year.

LCAA's mission is to provide its diverse membership with continued leadership training and opportunities for networking and civic engagement


LCAA members may renew their membership online here or by mail


Learn more about LCAA here.


To learn more about membership, contact the Program Manager.

LCAA 2021 Officers & Directors


  • President - A. Celeste Herbert, Rotary International
  • President-Elect - Gena Ellis, First Things First
  • Secretary - Althea Jones, Tennessee Valley Authority
  • Treasurer - Jeana Lee, Unum
  • Immediate Past President - Marcus McKamey, FirstBank


Board of Directors at Large Members

  • Jill Allen, Urban Story Ventures
  • Montrell Besley, Chattanooga Preparatory School
  • Trae Cotton, Chattanooga State Community College
  • Dionne Jenkins, Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union
  • Donna Elle Harrison, Chattanooga Tourism Co
  • Paulo Hutson, A Medida Communications LLC
  • Natalie Martin, Heed Public Relations
  • Kee Kee Mathis, Volkswagen Chattanooga  
  • Jeff Rector, Public Education Foundation
  • Kevin Rose, Market Street Partners, PLLC
  • Ronelle Sellers, Henderson Hutcherson & McCullough
  • Janie Varnell, Davis & Hoss


Representatives of the 2020-2021 Leadership Chattanooga Class

  • Rosetta Greer, Crowning Your Essence, Inc
  • Emily Lilley, Tennessee Charter School Center


2021 LCAA Annual Meeting

Thursday, January 25, 2021

  • Find the Annual Meeting agenda here