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Steering Committee

Chairman Jim Henry

Deputy to the Governor, State of Tennessee

Randy McNally

Lieutenant Governor, State of Tennessee

Beth Harwell

Speaker of the House of Representatives, State of Tennessee 

Dr. John Dreyzehner

Commissioner, Department of Health 

Shari L. Meghreblian, Ph.D.

Commissioner, Department of Environment and Conservation

Bob Rolfe

Commissioner, Department of Economic and Community Development

Jai Templeton

Commissioner, Department of Agriculture

Kevin Triplett

Commissioner, Department of Tourism

Ed Carter

Executive Director, Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency

Tisha Calabrese-Benton

Deputy Commissioner, Department of Environment and Conservation

Dr. Ken Moore

Mayor, City of Franklin

Jim Strickland

Mayor, City of Memphis

Dr. Philip Oldham

President, Tennessee Technological University

Jerri S. Bryant

Chancellor, 10th Judicial District

Jeff Aiken

President, Tennessee Farm Bureau

Valoria Armstrong

President, Tennessee American Water Co.

Bill Johnson

President and Chief Executive Officer, Tennessee Valley Authority

Col. Michael A. Ellicott, Jr.

Commander, USACE Memphis District

Michael  Butler

Chief Executive Officer, Tennessee Wildlife Federation

Hanneke Counts

Vice President, Eastman Chemical

Lt. Col. Cullen A. Jones

Commander, USACE Nashville District

Bob Freudenthal

Executive Director, Tennessee Association of Utility Districts

W. Scott Gain

Director, US Geological Survey

Mekayle Houghton

Executive Director, Cumberland River Compact

Kevin Igli

Senior Vice President, Tyson Foods

Bo Perkinson

Board President, Tennessee Municipal League

Ron Taylor

Water Environment Federation, Secretary-Treasurer for Kentucky/Tennessee

Daniel Mecklenborg

Ingram Barge Company, Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer