Board and Staff


President – Sherrie Ford, Hamilton County Department of Education
Vice President – Dr. Steve Highlander, educator
Immediate Past President – Lebron Sterchi, retired educator
Treasurer – Sandy Chambers, True North Advisors / Raymond James Financial Services
At-Large –  Mike Reed, business consultant


Kathy Clark, Hamilton County Juvenile Court
Ron Crawford, DQ Franchisee
Patrick Hampton, Hamilton Flourishing
Rita Haskew, Community Volunteer
Darren Hodges, Chattanooga Coca-Cola Bottling
Dr. Bryan Johnson, Hamilton County Schools Superintendent*
Sonja Millard, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices / Realty Center
Mattie Moran, Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce
Jeanette Omarkhail, Hamilton County Education Association president*
Jo Minor, Hamilton County Council of PTAs president*
Joe Wingate, Hamilton County Board of Education Chairman*

* ex officio


Kris Humber – Executive Director
Beverly Conway – Bookeeper/Event Planner

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