Connecting Everyone to the Outdoors

Meet Our Team


Carol Evans
Executive Director
Cameron Broome
Operations Director
Reid Hartsell
Project Manager
Sarah Rump
Director of Marketing
Elle Colquitt
Site Manager

Board of Advisors

John Becker
Pete Claussen
Steve Fritts
Missy Kane
Mark Mamantov
David Martin
Cassandra McGee Stuart
Sharon Pryse
Ken Rueter
Tommy Schumpert
Susan Richardson Williams

Board of Directors

Cathy Ackermann
President, Ackermann Marketing & PR
Brandon Bruce
CEO, Uncat
Bart Carey
President, Millstone Builders
Nicki Collett
Director of Marketing and Partnerships. Tennessee Theatre
Dave Collins
Retired, Architect
Sheryl Ely
Director of Parks and Recreation, City of Knoxville
Duane Grieve
Executive Director, East Tennessee Community Design Center
Jenny Hines
President, Hines and Company, CPA
Marv House
Chairman, Merit Construction
Rocio Huet, MD
Internal Medicine, University of Tennessee Medical Center
Larsen Jay
Knox County Commissioner
David Long
Attorney, Long, Ragsdale & Waters
Joe Mack
Director of Parks & Recreation, Knox County
Bill Mason
Attorney, Kennerly Montgomery & Finley
Julie Moul
Community Volunteer
Jeremy Nelson, chair
Financial Advisor, UBS Financial Services
Don Parnell
Retired Principle, Realty Trust Group
Cecilia Peterson
Central US Finance Manager, Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions
Joe Petre
President, Conversion Properties
Todd Skelton
General Counsel, HF Capital
Will Skelton
Retired, Attorney
Charlie Thomas
Councilman, City of Knoxville
Chris Trump
Attorney, Egerton, McAffee, Armistead & Davis
Chad Youngblood
President and Chief Executive Officer, See Why Consulting