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Tennessee Athletic Commission Elects Hannah Chairman

Thursday, January 27, 2011 | 07:43am
NASHVILLE- The Tennessee Athletic Commission has elected Steve Hannah of Brentwood to be its chairman. 
Hannah succeeds Joe Smith of Chattanooga, and previously served as the commission’s vice-chairman. The commission comprises Hannah, Vice Chairman Teri Mast, Brentwood; Tanika M. Pinn, Knoxville;  Chuck Clark, Jackson; Melissa Bast, Eads; Smith; Jack Sammons, Memphis; R. Warne Fitch, Brentwood; and Scott White, Brentwood. Hannah is eastern region vice president at Mutual of Omaha, overseeing the company’s group insurance division for that region. 
The commission’s next meeting is scheduled for March 13, 2011.
The Athletic Commission ( is administratively attached to the Department of Commerce and Insurance (, which works to protect consumers while ensuring fair competition for industries and professionals who do business in Tennessee.

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