ETDD/ETHRA Hold Annual Business Meetings

The East Tennessee Development District (ETDD) and the East Tennessee Human Resource Agency (ETHRA) held their Annual Business Meetings and Luncheon on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at Rothchild Catering and Conference Center, 8807 Kingston Pike in Knoxville.

During the business meetings, ETDD and ETHRA elected their officers for the 2019 – 2020 program year beginning on July 1, 2019. Elected by unanimous consent of the Board of Directors were:


Chair                          Ron Woody, Roane County Executive

Vice Chair                  Roland (Trey) Dykes, Mayor of Newport

Secretary                   Mark Potts, Jefferson County Mayor

Treasurer                   Joe Brooks, Claiborne County Mayor


The Board also approved the 2019-2020 annual budgets and annual work plans for both ETDD and ETHRA.