The Enterprise Center Staff

  • Ken Hays
  • President
  • Ann Coulter
  • Strategic Planning
  • Nancy Tucker
  • Executive Assistant
  • Malik Sampson
  • Marketing & Communications Coordinator

The Edney Innovation Center
  • Mary Stargel
  • Director of Innovation District Programs
  • Alex Leffew
  • Edney Events Coordinator

Tech Goes Home
  • Sammy Lowdermilk
  • Program Manager
  • Mary Smith
  • Program Coordinator
  • Geoff Millener
  • Digital Equity Officer

Research & Application Development
  • ANDREW RODGERS
  • Director of Research and Applications Strategy
  • EUGENIA PAYNE
  • Director of Research and Applications Operations

Board of Directors

  • Chairman: David Belitz, Lupton Company
  • Ted Alling, Lamp Post Group
  • Steve Angle, UTC
  • Sheila Boyington, Thinking Media
  • Ben Brown, Alderman Holdings
  • Zac Brown, Hamilton County Board of Education
  • Mickey Cloud, VaynerMedia
  • Sydney Crisp,
  • David Wade, EPB
  • Rick Hitchcock, Chambliss Bahner
  • Christy Gillenwater, Chamber of Commerce
  • Kristina Montague, The Jump Fund
  • Sarah Morgan, Benwood Foundation
  • Daniel Ryan, Dryan
  • Kim White, River City Company
  • Bryan Johnson , Hamilton County Board of Education
  • Sheldon Grizzle, Very
  • Dr. Mina Sartipi, UTC
  • Marcus Shaw, Co.Lab, Chief Executive Officer
  • Gerald McCormick , Stonefort Properties
  • Scott Pierce, Bluecross Blueshield
  • Rebecca Ashford, Chattanooga State, President

Ex Officio Members:
  • Andy Berke, Mayor of Chattanooga
  • Jim Coppinger, Mayor of Hamilton County
  • Jerry Mitchell, Chattanooga City Council
  • Randy Fairbanks, Hamilton County Commission
  • Dr. Steve Highlander, Hamilton County School Board of Education, Chair