Emily Forrest is a native of Nashville and a proud graduate of the UTC College of Business. During her time as a student at UTC, she was actively involved in several student organizations, including the Homecoming Planning Committee and the Student Alumni Council.
Emily is currently serving as the past president of the UTC GOLD Council (Graduates of the Last Decade). She is a member of the UTAA Women’s Council, where she was recently named Curriculum Chair and is serving her second term as Historian. Emily is also a member and secretary of the UT Alumni Network – Chattanooga Region. Emily was recently appointed to the Board of Governor's Marketing Committee. She is also a past member of the UTC Alumni Board.
Emily was recently named one of the “Top 20 Under 40” in Chattanooga by Chatter magazine. She is a UT Leadership Institute Graduate and the recipient of the Kathleen S. Nelson Young Academic Event Professional Scholarship.