Junior League of Knoxville

Community Advisory Board

The Junior League of Knoxville's Community Advisory Board is a group of individuals committed to helping the League achieve its mission of building better communities.  This year's group brings a wealth of knowledge to the table with diverse backgrounds and long-standing histories of giving back to the Knoxville Community.  We are grateful for the support of our amazing Community Advisory Board Members.


Courtney Childers
Associate Professor, University of Tennessee

Michelle Hardin
Senior Vice President, First Tennessee Bank

Kim Lauth
CEO & Nonprofit Change Agent, Kim Lauth Consulting LLC

Houston Smelcer
VP for Development & Government Relations, Helen Ross McNabb

Kathryn Vinson
JLK Past President & Executive Oncology Specialist, Merck & Co. Inc.

Patrick Wade
Executive Director, Pat Summitt Foundation

Tammy White
President & CEO

Lynne Lawson Fugate
CEO, Girl Scout Council of the Southern Appalachians

Mari Brooks
JLK Past President and Teacher, West High School

Martha Buchanan, MD
Director, Knox County Health Department

Michael K. Carroll
CEO and founder, MK Technologies Corporation

Dino Cartwright
VP of Promotions for Marketing, WVLT Volunteer TV

Suzanne Horsfall
Community Volunteer

Ken Knight
General Manager, Crowne Plaza Knoxville

Carlton Long
VP of Development and Community Services, East Tennessee Children’s Hospital

Chuck Morris
Principal and Founder, Morris Creative Group LLC

Hugh Nystrom
Director of Community Relations, Childhelp

David B. Rausch
Chief of Police, Knoxville Police Department

Timothy Romero
Regional Vice President, Enterprise Holdings, Inc.

Terry Turner
President, All Occasions Party Rentals

Blaine Wilcox
General Manager, Belk West Town