A career of ‘firsts’ for Sheryl Ely

Larry Van GuilderOur Town Leaders

The chief executive, especially a new one, is well served when surrounded by accomplished professionals. Former Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero recognized the talents of Sheryl Ely, promoting her to direct …

‘Courageous’ is a natural

Larry Van GuilderOur Town Leaders

Jonathan “Courageous” Clark is The Carpetbag Theatre’s newest executive/artistic director. It’s a role he’s prepared for much of his life.
Clark became a member of Carpetbag’s Youth Theatre Ensemble at age …

KAWE inspires women leaders

Sandra ClarkOur Town Leaders

Nancy Hickman is the 2020 president of the Knoxville Association of Women Executives. Hickman is a professional accounting consultant and emeritus branch manager of a publicly-traded accounting recruiting firm.
Locally founded …