Board and Staff


President – Lebron Sterchi, retired educator
Vice President – Sherrie Ford, Hamilton County Department of Education
Immediate Past President – Sharon Vandagriff, retired educator
Treasurer – Sandy Chambers, Pinnacle Financial Services
At-Large – Sonja Millard, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices / Realty Center


Kathy Clark, Hamilton County Juvenile Court
Kathie Fulgham, KSF Communications
Dr. Steve Highlander, Hamilton County Board of Education
Tim Hixson, Hamilton County Emergency Services
Dr. Bryan Johnson, Hamilton County Schools Superintendent*
Mattie Moran, Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce
Jeanette Omarkhail, Hamilton County Education Association president*
Mike Reed, business consultant
Yashika Ward, Hamilton County Council of PTAs president*
Joe Wingate Hamilton County Board of Education Chairman*

* ex officio


Kris Humber – Executive Director
Beverly Conway – Bookeeper/Event Planner