Our Supporters




  • Randy Hedgepath, Tennessee State Naturalist
  • Mack Pritchard – Tennessee State Naturalist, Emeritus
  • Will Skelton – Editor, Cherokee National Forest Hiking Guide
  • Johnny Molloy – Outdoor Writer and Author of more than three dozen hiking,camping and paddling guidebooks
  • John Finger, Emeritus Professor of History, UTK
  • Ronald Shrieves, Emeritus Professor of Finance, UTK
  • Carl Absher, Arborist
  • Kim O’Leary, Chattanooga Real Estate Professional
  • Jim Pfitzer, Storyteller
  • Bill Meadows, Immediate Past President – The Wilderness Society