Tennessee Tech Board of Trustees


Ms. Addison Dorris

Ms. Addison Dorris

Tennessee Tech University Senior

Portland, Tennessee
Marketing and Human Resource Management Major
Term: 2023-2024

Ms. Trudy Harper

Ms. Trudy Harper, Chair

Founder and former president of Tenaska Power Services Company

Soddy-Daisy, Tennessee
Tech Alumna: Electrical Engineering, B.S. ’83, M.S. ’84
Term: 2017-2028

Mr. Tom Jones

Mr. Tom Jones

President, Research Electronics International

Cookeville, Tennessee
Tech Alumnus: Electrical Engineering, B.S. ’86
Term: 2017-2028

Fred Lowery

Mr. Fred Lowery

Senior Vice President and President of Life Sciences Solutions and Laboratory Products, Thermo Fisher Scientific

Lee County, Alabama
Tech Alumnus: Mechanical Engineering, B.S. ’94
Term: 2019-2026

Ms. Jeannette Luna

Dr. Jeannette Luna

Chair & Associate Professor, Department of Earth Sciences

Cookeville, Tennessee

Geology, B.S., University of North Alabama; M.S., Texas Tech University; Ph.D., Montana State University
Term: 2023-2025

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Mr. Thomas Lynn

Chairman of the Board, First National Bank of Tennessee

Cookeville, Tennessee
Tech Alumnus: Business Management, B.S., ’76; MBA, ‘79
Term: 2020-2026

Ms. Rhedona Rose

Ms. Rhedona Rose, Vice Chair

Chief Administrative Officer and Executive Vice President, Tennessee Farm Bureau (Retired)

Columbia, Tennessee
Tech Alumna: Agriculture, B.S. '84
Term: 2019-2025

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Mr. Camron Rudd

Chief Operating Officer, Hörmann North America

Cookeville, Tennessee
Tech Alumnus: Mechanical Engineering, B.S. '05 and Foreign Languages, B.A. '05
Term: 2024-2025

Mr. Johnny Stites

Mr. Johnny Stites

Managing partner of XI Investments

Cookeville, Tennessee
Tech Alumnus: Professional Studies, M.S. '17
Term: 2019-2025

Capt. Barry Wilmore

Capt. Barry Wilmore

Astronaut, NASA; Former Commander, International Space Station; Captain, U.S. Navy (Retired)

Hermitage, TN
Tech Alumnus: Electrical Engineering, B.S. ’85, M.S. ’94, Honorary Doctorate ’12
Term: 2017-2026


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