Board & Staff

2021 Board of Directors


Bill Pittman, President
Jeff Wilke, 1st Vice President
Adrienne Webster, 2nd Vice-President
Richard (Dick) Goldstine, Treasurer
Cliff Beach, Secretary

Mike C. Berry
Dino Cartwright
Amy Fay Chandler
Mary Pom Claiborne
Michael Combs
Kelly Drummond
Marsha Grieve
Marcus Hall
Kim Henry
Tim Hill
Michael Keller
Kyle Anne Lang
Rosa Mar
Jennifer Montgomery
Michael Riley
Chad Tindell
Jennifer Torgeson
Thomas Vester III
Anthony Wilson

Ex-Officio Members

Lindsay Crockett, Knoxville-Knox County Planning
Scott Brooks, East Tennessee Preservation Alliance

General Counsel

L. Caesar Stair IV – Bernstein, Stair & McAdams LLC

Interested in serving on our board? Submit a Board Member Nomination Form and email it to to begin the conversation. 


executive DIRECTOR

Todd Morgan | 

Todd Morgan has been the Executive Director of Knox Heritage since February 2018. Before joining the KH staff in 2014, Todd was the Tennessee Main Street Director and championed statewide downtown revitalization initiatives. Prior to that, he was focused on community development and planning for the City of Morristown, launching a program dedicated to revitalizing the central business district. Todd’s professional background includes a great deal of architecture and planning experience. He is a graduate of Carson-Newman University, holds an MBA, is certified by the NDC in real estate development finance, and is a member of the 2020 Leadership Knoxville class. Todd has a passion for protecting and raising awareness of what is beautiful and irreplaceable.

DIRECTOR OF memberships and administration

Janine Bolin |

Director of Education & RESEARCH

Hollie Cook |


Honorary Board Members

Joan Allen
Annette Brun
Melissa Charles
Steve Cotham
John Craig
Randall De Ford
Matt Edens
Mike Fowler
Doug McKamey
Scott Schimmel
Dorothy Stair.


Glenn Bullock
Kristopher Kendrick
Mickey Mallonee
Pat Roddy

Past board Presidents

2019: Chad Tindell
2018: Gary Bentley
2017: Kevin Murphy & Gary Bentley
2015-2016: Rick Blackburn
2013-2014: Annette Brun
2011-2012: Scott Schimmel
2009-2010: John Craig
2007-2008: Dorothy Stair
2005-2006: J. Finbarr Saunders
2002-2004: Randall De Ford
2000-2001: J. Nicholas Arning
1997-1999: Kim Trent
1996: Robert F. Samples
1994–1995: Robert Carpenter
1992–1994: Doug McKamey
1992–1993: Patty Cooper
1990-1991: Malcolm Rogers
1988-1989: Anne Lester
1986-1987: Nancy Benziger Brown
1985-1986: Eugene Burr
1984-1985: Nissa Dahlin Brown
1983-1984: Stephen M. Sumner
1982-1983: Caroline Knight
1979-1982: Ronald A. Childress
1978-1979: Joseph D. Bacon
1976-1978: W. Glenn Bullock
1974-1976: James P. Roddy, III