Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is composed of one board member from each of the 16 counties within the East Tennessee Development District region. The committee also has one state representative, one state senator and two minority members-at-large. The Executive Committee meets monthly and provides policy guidance for the activities of the East Tennessee Development District.

ETDD Executive Committee Members
ChairJohnny Merritt, City of Luttrell Mayor
Vice-ChairE. L. Morton, Campbell County Mayor
SecretaryRon Woody, Roane County Executive
TreasurerRoland Trey Dykes III, Member at Large
Anderson CountyTerry Frank, Anderson County Mayor
Blount CountyDonald Mull, Mayor of Alcoa
Claiborne CountyJack Daniels, Claiborne County Mayor
Cocke CountyCrystal Ottinger, Cocke County Mayor
Grainger CountyTerry Wolfe, Mayor of Bean Station
Hamblen CountyBill Brittain, Hamblen County Mayor
Jefferson CountyRodney Davis, Development Representative
Knox CountyTim Burchett, Knox County Mayor
Loudon CountyRollen Bradshaw, Loudon County Mayor
Monroe CountyTim Yates, Monroe County Mayor
Morgan CountyDon Edwards, Morgan County Executive
Scott CountyDale Perdue, Scott County Mayor
Sevier CountyLarry Waters, Sevier County Mayor
Union CountyMike Williams, Union County Mayor
State SenatorKen Yager
State RepresentativeKent Calfee