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Economics Advisory Council Members

Council Member

UT Degree

Current Position

Michael L. Brookshire

B.S. 1971
Ph.D. 1975

Professor of Economics
Marshall University
Forensic Economist
Michael L. Brookshire & Associates
South Charleston, WV

A. Randy Burleson

B.A. 1988

Restaurant Entrepreneur
Aubrey’s Restaurants
Farragut, Maryville, Lenoir City, TN

Josh Carlon

Samuel R. Carter

B.S. 1998

Ph.D. 1984

Director, Corporate Finance
Treasury Department
Tennessee Valley Authority
Knoxville, TN

Retired (2011)
Cisco Systems, Inc.
Herndon, VA

Stanley Chervin

Ph.D 1975

Tennessee Advisory Commission
on Intergovernmental Relations
Nashville, TN

Paula E. Dowell

Jill Golder

Ph.D. 2000

Cambridge Systematics, Inc.
Atlanta, GA

Senior Vice President Finance
Ruby Tuesday
Maryville, TN

Thomas M. Hale

MS/JD 1980

Attorney at Law
Kramer Rayson LLP
Knoxville, TN

Barbara Haskew

B.S. 1962
Ph.D. 1969

Distinguished Professor, Middle Tennessee State University
Board Member, Board of Directors
Tennessee Valley Authority

Reuben Kyle

Ph.D. 1972

Professor of Economics Emeritus
Middle Tennessee State University
Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations

Russell L. Lamb

B.A. 1987

Senior Vice President Litigation
Nathan Associates, Inc.
Washington, DC

John R. Moore

Professor Emeritus of Economics
Special Advisor, Construction Industry Research
and Policy Center
University of Tennessee

Peter Maynard

MA 1994
Ph.D. 1996

Capitol One
VP Consumer Bank
Richmond, VA

Randy Nichols

B.A. 1970
J.D. 1973

District Attorney General of Knox County
Knoxville, TN

Christine T. Ragan


J. William Waltman, Jr.

B.A. 1991

Chief Financial Office
Metro Nashville Police Department
Nashville, TN

PYA Waltman Capital, LLC
Knoxville, TN

Al Williams

B.A. 1987

Chief Financial Officer
Bush Brothers and Company
Knoxville, TN

John T. Worden

B.A. 1993

Worden, Rechenbach and Brooke - Financial Services
Knoxville, TN

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