About The Innovation District

Where Chattanooga’s entrepreneurs, academics, and creatives collide. 

Events Calendar

Discover activities and events in the area.


A coworking event in the heart of the Innovation District.

Resiliency Checklist

Everything you need to prepare your organization for a crisis.

Small Business Supports

Helping small business owners across the region.

The Edney Innovation Center

The front door to the Innovation District of Chattanooga.

Tech Goes Home

Expanding access to technology and teaching digital literacy.

Digital Access Committee

Bringing together partners to close the digital divide, together.

HCS EdConnect

Home internet at no cost to thousands of families.

EMPACT Program

Preparing residents for the jobs of tomorrow, and today. 

Chattanooga Smart Communities Collaborative

Working together to identify our region’s challenges and create solutions.

Environmental Sensors

Collecting and analyzing air quality data from across our region with US Ignite.

Education (4K Microscope & Lola)

High-tech tools in Hamilton County’s classrooms.

Community Connectivity

Expanding access to the internet in homes and neighborhoods.


Contact us with this form, or you can find individual staff contacts below and on each program page. 

The Enterprise Center Staff

Deb Socia
President & CEO
Geoff Millener
Chief Operating Officer
Gabrielle Chevalier
Marketing & Communications Manager
Nancy Tucker
Executive Assistant
Mary Helen Montgomery
Chattamatters, Civic Storytelling Director
Casey Miller
Community Partnerships Specialist
Laura Bellucci
Floor Five / Event & Operations Assistant 
Mary Smith
Tech Goes Home Program Coordinator
Sammy Lowdermilk
Tech Goes Home Program Manager
Kevin Love
Director of Innovation District Programs