Mike Suttles

Mike Suttles is the Owner of Suttles Land Surveying located in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Mr. Suttles received a B.S. from the University of Tennessee in Forest Management and is a registered land surveyor. He is an active member of the Tennessee Association of Professional Surveyors and is also a farm [...]

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Billy Minser

Billy Minser has been involved in wildlife and wild land management since 1966. Formerly a wildlife biologist and wildlife refuge manager for the state of Georgia, Mr. Minser was a teacher and researcher in the Department of Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries, at the University of Tennessee from 1972-2012. While at [...]

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Ashley Saunders

Ashley H. Saunders is UCOR's End States and Federal Land Reuse Manager, responsible for all aspects of reindustrialization and closure of the East Tennessee Technology Park (ETTP), which includes remaining soil and groundwater remedial actions. She also oversees the new Heritage Center Enterprise, which includes Environmental Management to Legacy Management [...]

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Sara Fortune Rose

Sara Rose and her late husband Jack have been supporters of the Foothills Land Conservancy since its inception. As a community volunteer, Sara also serves on the Board of Directors of the FLC Properties Foundation, the University of Tennessee Medical Center, and the Knoxville Jazz Orchestra. Prior to her retirement, [...]

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John G. Proffitt

John Profitt currently serves as FLC’s Vice President and is a member of the FLC Properties Foundation Board of Directors. Born in Maryville, Tennessee, John Proffitt grew up on the family farm and has lived in Blount County the majority of his life, where he currently resides with his wife, [...]

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Steve Polte

Steve Polte is the Co-Founder & Managing Partner of Earthadelic, a construction and landscaping company based in Knoxville, TN. Steve oversees the operations and financial management of the business. Prior to Earthadelic, Steve was a co-founder and Managing Partner of Inobis. Before selling the company, Inobis became the market leader [...]

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Mark Jendrek

Since 1989, Mr. Jendrek has held the position of Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Tennessee – College of Law. He currently teaches one course per semester, alternating between Contract Drafting for third year law students and Legal Research and Writing for first-year law students. Mr. Jendrek also [...]

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Sherry Browder

Sherry Browder is the Senior Vice President & Deputy Chief Operating Officer at Pro2Serve. Prior to this position, Sherry served as the President of Government Services for Management Solutions, LLC and as UCOR’s Reindustrialization Manager at the East Tennessee Technology Park (the former Oak Ridge Gaseous Diffusion Plant) in Oak [...]

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Edward Caudill

Edward Caudill served as an FLC Board Member from 2005-2007, returning to the Foothills Board in 2019. Edward is a Professor Emeritus at UT Knoxville’s College of Communication and Information – School of Journalism and Electronic Media. Edward received a B.A. in English literature from the University of Cincinnati, a [...]

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Dr. S Craig Jarvis

Dr. Jarvis is a long-time Foothills supporter. He has served on FLC’s Board of Directors and also has a conservation easement with Foothills. In conjunction with the City of Maryville and FLC, Dr. Jarvis recently led the successful completion of Maryville's newest municipal park--- a 10 acre natural area named [...]

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