Administration and Faculty
University of Tennessee
Board of Trustees
Legal Title: The University of Tennessee
The Governor of Tennessee, Ex-Officio
The Commissioner of Education, Ex-Officio
The Commissioner of Agriculture, Ex-Officio
The President of the University, Ex-Officio
The Executive Director, Tennessee Higher
Education Commission, Ex-Officio
From Congressional Districts
First-William Y. Carroll, Pigeon Forge
Second-Douglas Horne, Knoxville
Third-James E. Hall, Chattanooga
Fourth-Don C. Stansberry Jr., Huntsville
Fifth-James L. Murphy III, Nashville
Sixth-Andrea Loughrey, Murfreesboro
Seventh-Anne Holt Blackburn, Nashville
Eighth-Jerry L. Jackson, Dyersburg
Ninth-George Cates, Memphis
From Anderson, Bedford, Coffee, Franklin, Lincoln, Moore, and Warren Counties
From Davidson County
From Hamilton County
John N. Foy
From Knox County
Charles Anderson, Jr.
From Shelby County
Monice Moore Hagler
Karl A. Schledwitz
From Weakley County
Tyler S. Forrest
Verbie L. Prevost
Officers of the Board
Governor Phil Bredesen, Chair
James L. Murphy, III, Vice-Chair
Administration and Service
Jan Simek, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Hershel P. Wall, B.S., M.D.
Vice President for Health Affairs and Chancellor, Health Science Center
Joseph A. DiPietro, B.S., M.S., D.V.M.
Vice President for Agriculture
Jimmy G. Cheek
Chancellor Knoxville Campus
David Millhorn, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President and Vice President of Research
Henry Nemcik, B.S., M.P.A.
Vice President for Development and Alumni Affairs
Catherine S. Mizell, B.A, J.D.
Vice President and General Counsel
Charles M. Peccolo Jr., B.S., M.Acc., C.P.A., C.C.M.
Vice President and Treasurer
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Administration
Roger G. Brown, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Philip B. Oldham, B.S., PhD.
Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Richard Brown, B.S., M.S.
Vice Chancellor for Operations and Finance
Robert E. Lyon, B.A., M.Ed.
Vice Chancellor for University Advancement
John Delaney, B.A., M.Ed., Ed.D
Vice Chancellor for Student Development
Stephanie Bellar, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Interim Dean of the Graduate School
Herbert Burhenn, Jr., A.B., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences
Richard Casavant, B.A., M.B.A., Ph.D.
Dean of the College of Business Administratio
William Sutton, B.S.M.E., M.M.E., Ph.D.
Dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science
Mary Tanner, B.S., M.Ed., Ph.D.
Dean of the College of Health, Education and Professional Studies
Theresa Liedtka, B.S., M.L.S.
Dean of Libraries
Yancy Freeman, Director, M.P.A., The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Margaret Daniel, Coordinator, B.S., The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Vanasia Parks, Assistant Vice Chancellor, B.S., The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Rexann Bumpus, Director, M.S., Florida State University
Steven Hood, Director, M.P.A., Troy State University
Records and Registration
Linda Orth, Registrar, M.Ed., The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Dee Dee Anderson, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Development and Dean of Students
The University of Chattanooga Foundation
Board of Trustees
Formerly the Board of Trustees for the University of Chattanooga, this foundation presently manages the University’s private endowment.
Officers of the Board (2008-2009)
Jerry V. Adams, Chairman
Lewis Card, Jr., Vice Chairman
James L. Wolford, Jr., Vice President
Judith F. Stone, Treasurer
Jo Ann Yates, Secretary
Roger G. Brown, Ex-Officio
Michael J. Costa, Ex-Officio
John D. Peterson, Ex-Officio
T. Maxfield Bahner
William M. Barker
Paul K. Brock, Jr.
Sharon K. Brown
M. Ryan Crimmins
Gordon Davenport, Jr.
R. Frederick Decosimo
Roger W. Dickson
A. Russell Friberg
G. David Fussell
Vicky B. Gregg
Thomas C. Griscom
John P. Guerry
James E. Hall
William S. Harvey
James L. Hill
Ruth S. Holmberg
W. Allan Jones
H. Grant Law, Jr.
Brenda G. Lawson
Michael I. Lebovitz
R. Scott Maclellan
W. A. Bryan Patten
Benjamin R. Probasco
Emil T. Schaerer, II
Frank V. Schriner, Jr.
Bettye Lynn Smith
Bill W. Stacy
Paul M. Starnes
John C. Thornton
Anthony L. Vest
Joseph B. Waters
Grady P. Williams
Joseph F. Decosimo
Thomas O. Duff, Jr.
James D. Kennedy, Jr.
Thomas A. Lupton, Jr.
Scott L. Probasco, Jr.