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Advisory Board

We are excited to welcome four new Advisory Board members: Douglas Camp, Rudy DeFelice, Stewart Ritchie, and Jiim Schwab.

We extend sincere gratitude to our emeritus members, Joan Cronnan, Jan Williams, and Rebecca Harmon, leadership and continued support and involvement.

Adivsory Board Members


Anne Smith
Management Department Head, King & Judy Rogers Professor


Douglas Camp
Director of Global Human Resources Operations and HR Analytics, International Paper


Richard Consoli
President, Cross Company Integrated Systems Group


Rudy DeFelice
Founer, Level II Research, Tech Entrepreneur, Attorney


Jim Foxworthy
President & CEO, Foxworthy & Associates, LLC


Michell Hicks
President, Chief Strategy Group


Ronald Lawrence
President, Summit View Health Management, Inc.


Jake Livesay
Co-founder and Chief Technical Officer, IB3 Global Solutions


Gregory Martin
General (retired), United States Air Force


Steve Nussbaumer
Senior Vice President and General Manager, Key Accounts Essilor of America


Carey Parker
CEO, LHP Capital LLC


Jack Prugh
President (retired), Regional graphic arts distribution company


Stewart Ritchie
CEO, The Ritchie Company


Jim Schwab
HR Executive for Supply Chain and Engineering, Honeywell


Dewayne Scott
Co-founder, President, and CEO, SRS Inc.


Debbie Stairs
Director of Operations at Faith Promise Church, Chair of Management Advisory Board (2016-2019)


M. Tracy Tucker
President, Indemnity National Insurance Company


David Youngblood
Director of Finance, Dalen Products Inc.


Emeritus Members


Joan Cronan
Women’s Athletic Director Emeritus and former Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville


Rebecca Harmon
Vice President of Human Resources, DeRoyal


Jan Williams
Dean and Professor Emeritus of the Haslam College of Business, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville