- David Steele
- Moderator: Community Panel (Panelists: Anthony Byrd, Jocelyn Loza, Miles Huff, Maria Noel, Tom Kunesh)
- Director of Civic Engagement, Chancellor's Office, UTC
- Panelists Bios
Engagement and Advocacy with and within Diverse Communities
This panel will provide historical perspectives and narratives on the rich diversity of the greater Chattanooga area. Representatives from the Native American, African American, Hispanic, and LGBT communities will share their thoughts and views on their respective communities’ impact on the sociocultural and socioeconomic landscape of the area, and the concepts engagement, representation and advocacy as they relate to challenges faced by different groups.