Board of Directors 2023

Scott Anderson
Workforce Chairman United Cleanup Oak Ridge LLC (UCOR), Project Services and Support Manager
Scott Anderson is the Waste Operations and Logistics Manager for UCOR. Scott has over 37 years of experience in the operation, decommissioning, and...
Jeremy Biggs
Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge, President/Chief Administrative Officer
Jeremy Biggs is President and Chief Administrative Officer for Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.
Ivan Boatner
Chair-Elect; Advocacy Chairman UT Battelle/ORNL, Legal Counsel
Ivan Boatner is the lab’s interim general counsel. He has over 25 years of legal experience in the Department of Energy and government contracting ...
Bruce Borchers
Oak Ridge Schools, Superintendent
Dr. Bruce Borchers started his education career as an elementary physical education teacher in the Sioux City, Iowa, Community School District. H...
David Bradshaw
Pinnacle Financial Partners, Area Manager
David Bradshaw is the Oak Ridge Area Manager for Pinnacle Financial Partners and Chairman of the Three Roots Capital Board of Directors. Whether th...
Mike Brown
Immediate Past Chairman M & M Productions USA, President/CEO
Chip Dooley
Small Business Council Chairman Life Safety Inspections, LLC, Owner
Donald J. Dooley Jr.  “Chip” is President and Owner of Life Safety Inspections, LLC.  He started “LSI” Dec 12, 2008 and quickly established his bus...
Warren L. Gooch
Kramer Rayson LLP, Partner
Warren Gooch is recognized as one of the leading health care attorneys in Tennessee.  He established the firm’s health law practice in 1987.  He ...
Stephanie Hale-Smith
Chairman of the Board State Farm - Stephanie Hale-Smith, Agent
Stephanie is the Owner/Agent of the Stephanie Hale-Smith State Farm Agency in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. She began her State Farm career in 2015 after a...
Christine Michaels
Chamber President & CEO Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce, President & CEO
Chris Morton
Crye-Leike - Oak Ridge, Managing Broker
Real estate agent in Oak Ridge, TN and surrounding areas.Designations: Managing Broker - Managing Broker CRS - Certified Residential Specialist GRI...
Laurel Patrick
Housing Chairman First Place Finish, Inc., CEO
We are a construction company based in Oak Ridge.  We primarily do Commercial construction but have done Residential also.  I have a in house crew ...
Gene Patterson
CLCD Chairman Consolidated Nuclear Security, LLC (CNS), Community Relations
Gene Patterson is the Community Relations lead at the Y-12 National Security Complex. He works with local government and community leaders on initi...
Jesse Smith
Smithbilt Homes, Project Manager The Preserve
Tom Tuck
Thomas Tuck is a banking executive with TNBANK. He served as president of the bank since 1995 and in March of 2020 transitioned to part-time employ...
Joe Valentino
Holiday Inn Express & Suites West Knoxville / Oak Ridge, General Manager
Under Joe's leadership, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Knoxville West - Oak Ridge has earned IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) Elite Torchbear...
Philip Voegtle
Burns & McDonnell, Senior Associate / Office Leader
I am the office leader for Burns & McDonnell here in Oak Ridge, TN.  I graduated from Colorado State University with a BS in Engineering.  I also h...
Timothy Waldo
University of Tennessee, Workforce Development, CIS
Tim’s passion for helping people discover their potential has been a primary motivator over a career that includes 17 years in manufacturing and 10...
Chris Whaley
Roane State Community College, President
Dr. Whaley began his college education at Roane State. He earned Roane State’s highest student award, continued his education at Middle Tennessee...
James Wood
Y-12 Federal Credit Union, Chief Lending Officer
Jim Wood joined Y-12 FCU in 2020 as the Chief Lending Officer, bringing over 30 years of CU leadership to their team. Jim has worked in the Tampa, ...