Board of Directors

Board of Directors

The ETSU Foundation board of directors is elected from the organization's general membership. The charter provides that up to 30 individuals may serve on the board. Terms are for four years, and may be renewed one time. After a term of absence for four years, a member may be re-elected to the Board of Directors. Meetings are annual, unless a special meeting is called. Appointees from the Chancellor of the Tennessee Board of Regents, the President of ETSU, and the President/CEO of the ETSU Foundation, serve as members of the Board. 

Chairman

D. Roger Kennedy

Mr. D. Roger Kennedy '69
Former President & CEO
AFG Industries, Inc.
Johnson City, Tenn.

Vice Chairman

M. Thomas Krieger

Mr. M. Thomas Krieger
Jonesborough, Tenn.

 

Secretary

J. Daniel Mahoney

Mr. J. Daniel Mahoney '66
Owner
Mahoney's
Johnson City, Tenn.

Treasurer

Steve Conerly

Dr. Steve Conerly
Johnson City, Tenn.

 

Immediate Past Chairman

Leslie Parks Pope

Mrs. Leslie Parks Pope
Kingsport, Tenn.

 


Past Chairman

Wayne G. Basler

Mr. Wayne G. Basler
Kingsport, Tenn.

 

 


Investment Chairman

Donald R. Raber

Mr. Donald R. Raber
President
Aldebaran Financial, Inc.
Kingsport, Tenn.

 


Planned Giving Committee Chair

 Dennis T. Powell

Mr. Dennis T. Powell
Owner
Dennis Powell Body Shop
Johnson City, Tenn.

Chief Financial Officer

 David D. Collins

Dr. David D. Collins '96
VP for Finance & Administration
East Tennessee State University




Brian Noland

Dr. Brian Noland
President
East Tennessee State University

 



J. Parker Smith

Mr. J. Parker Smith
Tennessee Board of Regents
Representative
Kingsport, Tenn.

Sharon Boles

Mrs. Sharon Boles '69
Retired Eastman Executive
Gray, Tenn.

James Brinkley

Mr. James Brinkley '60
Retired Entrepreneur
Orange Park, Fla. 

 Claudia Byrd

Mrs. Claudia Byrd
Kingsport, Tenn.


 Jerry Caldwell

Mr. Jerry Caldwell
Executive Vice President and
General Manager
Bristol Motor Speedway
Bristol, Tenn.

Nic Clemmer

Mr. Nic Clemmer
Kingsport, Tenn.


Walter Lee Davis

Mr. Walter Lee Davis
Attorney
Johnson City, Tenn.

Janey Diehl

Mrs. Janey Diehl '50
Owner
Richard Diehl, Inc.
Jonesborough, Tenn.

Richard L. Green

Mr. Richard L. Green '73
Brentwood, Tenn.

Louis H. Gump

Mr. Louis H. Gump
President
Impact Management
Johnson City, Tenn.

 Roberta T. Herrin

Dr. Roberta T. Herrin '70 '72
Director
Center of Appalachian Studies
and Services (CASS)
East Tennessee State University

 Ronald V. Hite

Lt. Gen (Ret.) Ronald V. Hite '64
Chairman Emeritus
Cypress International
Fall Branch, Tenn.

Valda H. Jones

Mrs. Valda Hicks Jones
Johnson City, Tenn.




 

Stephen Kimbrough

Dr. Stephen Kimbrough
Physician
TriState Mountain Neurology Associates
Johnson City, Tenn. 

 Sonia King

Mrs. Sonia King
Tax Consultant
Johnson City, Tenn.

 Theresa K. Lee

Mrs. Theresa K. Lee
Johnson City, Tenn.

Loretta B. Lyle

Mrs. Loretta B. Lyle
Greeneville, Tenn.




 

 Loretta B. Lyle

Mrs. Anne Mooneyhan
Johnson City, Tenn.




Scott Niswonger

Mr. Scott Niswonger
Chairman & CEO
Landair Transport, Inc.
Greeneville, Tenn. 

Art Powers

Mr. Art Powers
Former Publisher
Johnson City Press
Johnson City, Tenn. 

James W. Reel

Mr. James W. Reel '58
Founder
International Computer Corp.
Johnson City, Tenn. 

 Lottie F. Ryans

Mrs. Lottie F. Ryans
Century Link
Johnson City, Tenn.

 Tom Seaton

Mr. Tom Seaton
CEO
Firehouse Restaurant
Johnson City, Tenn.

 Forooz Smalley

Mrs. Forooz Smalley
Partner
Fortner Smalley, PLLC
Kingsport, Tenn.

 Melissa Steagall-Jones

Mrs. Melissa Steagall-Jones
Partner
Blackburn, Childers & Steagall, PLC
Johnson City, Tenn.

Richard Storey

Mr. Richard K. Storey
Senior Vice President
Citizens Bank
Johnson City, Tenn. 

 Robert T. (Rab) Summers

Mr. Robert T. Rab Summers
President
Summers-Taylor Inc.
Elizabethton, Tenn.

Jeffrey C. Taylor

Mr. Jeffrey C. Taylor
Attorney
Taylor Law Firm
Morristown, Tenn.
 

Raymond R. Thomas

Mr. Raymond R. Thomas '59
Retired VP
Coca-Cola USA
Atlanta, Ga.
 

May Votaw

Dr. May Votaw
Johnson City, Tenn.




 

Mr. Guy B. Wilson, Jr.

Mr. Guy B. Wilson, Jr.
Owner
Pharmacy Network Services
Johnson City, Tenn. 

 

 

 

 

 

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