City of Knoxville Tennessee Arts Commission

Museum Info

FY 2017 Board of Trustees


1. Joan Ashe
2. Steve Bailey
3. Sandy Blevins-Steer (Guild)
4. Melissa Burleson
5. Pamela Chips
6. Connor Coffey
7. Annie Colquitt
8. Monica Crane
9. Amelia Daniels
10. Cindi DeBusk
11. Diego del-Castillo-Negrete
12. Jennifer Dunn
13. Rosemary Gilliam
14. Madeline Griffey
15. Frances Hall
16. Rusty Harmon
17. Kitsy Hartley (VAC)
18. Nazzy Hashemian
19. June Heller
20. Richard Jansen
21. Courtney Jernigan
22. Allison Lederer
23. Courtney Lee
24. Beauvais Lyons
25. Sylvia Peters
26. Ellen Robinson
27. Patricia Brake Rutenberg
28. Fred Smith, IV
29. Caesar Stair, IV
30. Richard Stair
31. John Trotter
32. Loida Velasquez
33. Twuanna Munroe Ward
34. Ron Watkins
35. Terry Wertz
36. Geoff Wolpert
37. Taylor Wortham

EX OFFICIO TRUSTEES (1 year appt.)

1. David Butler (Executive Director)
2. Barbara W. Bernstein (Honorary Trustee)
3. James L. Clayton (Honorary Trustee)
4. Daniel F. McGehee (Legal Counsel)
5. Karen Mann (Guild President-Elect)
6. Jeff Peters (Collectors Circle Co-Chair)
7. Pam Peters (Collectors Circle Co-Chair)


Chair: Allison Lederer
Chair-Elect: Caesar Stair IV
Secretary: June Heller
Treasurer: Rusty Harmon
Immediate Past Chair: Richard Jansen

LEGAL COUNSEL: Daniel F. McGehee


1. Building & Grounds: Ron Watkins
2. Archives: Terry Wertz
3. Collection & Exhibitions: Geoff Wolpert
4. Development: Taylor Wortham
5. Education: Patricia Brake Rutenberg
6. Estate Planning: Rosemary Gilliam
7. Finance: Rusty Harmon
8. Guild: Sandy Blevins-Steer
9. Human Resources: Pamela Chips
10. Marketing: Courtney Jernigan
11. Strategic Planning:
12. Trustees: Caesar Stair IV
13. Volunteer Advisory Council: Kitsy Hartley

MEMBERS AT LARGE (1 year appt)

1. Steve Bailey
2. June Heller

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