Leadership

Members of the Tennessee Society of CPAs are leaders on many levels of local, state and national affairs. Members can download a printable leadership directory here>

TSCPA Board of Directors

  • Chair, Barrett V. Simonis, CPA
  • Chair-Elect, Christian E. Bennett, CPA
  • (2019-2022), Jonathan C. Bailey, CPA
  • (2020-2023), Kelly S. Crow, CPA
  • (2020-2021), Gregory O. Davis, CPA
  • (2020-2023) Jerome C. England, CPA
  • (2018-2021), Ricky P. Livingston, CPA
  • (2019-2022), Geoffrey L. Stewart, CPA, CGMA
  • (2020-2023) Paula B. Thomas, CPA
  • (2019-2022), Robert K. Weatherly, CPA, ABV, CFF
  • (2020-2021) Marcie J. Williams, CPA

TSCPA Council Members

Officers and Directors

  • Barrett V. Simonis, Chair
  • Christian E. Bennett, Chair-elect
  • Jonathan C. Bailey
  • Kelly S. Crow
  • Gregory O. Davis
  • Jerome C. England
  • Ricky P. Livingston
  • Geoffrey L. Stewart
  • Paula B. Thomas
  • Robert K. Weatherly
  • Marcie J. Williams

Council terms commence on the day following election.

 

Past Chairs

  • Daniel B. Blair (1960-61)
  • Joseph F. Decosimo (1964-65)
  • F. Stewart McCorkle (1969-70)
  • Robert C. Brannon (1975-76)
  • Billy G. Spain (1976-77)
  • Imogene A. Posey (1982-83)
  • C. Mack Browder (1984-85)
  • Claude Blankenship (1986-87)
  • C. Don Royston (1987-88)
  • Grady P. Williams (1989-90)
  • Darrel E. Tongate (1990-91)
  • Will J. Pugh (1991-92)
  • William G. Griesbeck (1992-93)
  • Charles N. Dennard (1994-95)
  • Casey M. Stuart (1995-96)
  • J. Daniel Pressley (1996-97)
  • Wynne E. Baker (1997-98)
  • Mark M. Layne (1998-99)
  • Robbie A. McKinney (1999-2000)
  • David K. Morgan (2000-01)
  • Tony Jennings (2001-02)
  • Ernest F. Baugh Jr. (2002-03)
  • G. Gregory Gilbert (2003-04)
  • John M. Griesbeck (2004-05)
  • Robert V. Whisenant (2005-06)
  • Louis S. Wright (2006-07)
  • Janice B. Smith (2007-08)
  • R. Michael Cain (2008-09)
  • David A. Curbo (2009-10)
  • Jack A. “Andy” Bonner (2010-11)
  • Katherine G. Watts (2011-12)
  • M. David Haddock Jr. (2012-13)
  • Kevin E. Hickman (2013-14)
  • Arthur L. Sparks Jr. (2014-15)
  • Charles F. Groves III (2015-16)
  • Sondra T. Harris-Webb (2016-17)
  • Douglas E. Warren (2017-18)
  • Mark E. Steadman (2018-19)
  • Anita Hamilton (2019-20)

Elected Members

Terms expire the day after the annual meeting of Council in the year indicated.

Appalachian Chapter

  • Larry Kyte 2021
  • Steven Hale 2022

Chattanooga Chapter

  • Christina Edwards 2021
  • Kim Lawrence 2021
  • Jeff Smith 2021
  • Heather Batson 2022
  • Jerome England 2022
  • Stephanie Graham 2022
  • Tony Sanders 2022
  • Larry Stone 2022

Elk Valley Chapter

  • TBD

Knoxville Chapter

  • Ben Alexander 2021
  • Bruce Behn 2021
  • Karen Hellmund 2021
  • Ed Lay 2021
  • Sam Letsinger 2021
  • John Bailes 2022
  • Brandon Barry 2022
  • Keith Jackson 2022
  • Lee Sherbakoff 2022

Memphis Chapter

  • Justin Carter 2021
  • Greg Davis 2021
  • Tim Ellis 2021
  • Greg Gillaspie 2021
  • Tom Kressyman 2021
  • Keith Fulfer 2022
  • Tyler Harvell 2022
  • Frank Horrell 2022
  • Mark McBryde 2022
  • Jennifer Weske 2022

Nashville Chapter

  • Amy Jamison 2021
  • Rachel Lloyd 2021
  • David Middlebrook 2021
  • Andrew Moss 2021
  • Briana Mullenax 2021
  • Kristin Parks 2021
  • Alisa Peters 2021
  • Joseph Proctor 2021
  • Gina Pruitt 2021
  • Royce Rhea 2021
  • Lindsey Roberts 2021
  • Jessica Stover 2021
  • Kelvin Ault 2022
  • Jennifer Bailey 2022
  • Jeff Ballard 2022
  • Cara L. Becht 2022
  • Charles Frasier 2022
  • Katie Grant 2022
  • Rowan Leathers 2022
  • David Lister 2022
  • Susan Maddux 2022
  • Brian Masterson 2022
  • Adam McDowell 2022
  • Marian Schmidt 2022
  • Mallory Schneider 2022
  • L. Sean Owens 2022
  • Marilyn Young 2022

Upper Cumberland Chapter

  • Tom Janney 2022

West Tennessee Chapter

  • Clay Crockett 2021
  • Berry Zeigler 2022

TSCPA Members on the State Board of Accountancy

Members of the State Board of Accountancy are appointed by the governor of Tennessee for terms of three years, expiring June 30.

  • Jack A. Bonner, Jr. (2020)
    Kingsport
  • Janet Booker-Davis (2021)
    Franklin
  • Pamela H. Church (2019)
    Memphis
  • Stephen M. Eldridge (2021)
    Jackson
  • C. Larry Elmore (2021)
    Knoxville
  • Gregory Gilbert, CPA (2022)
    Nashville
  • John Griesbeck, CPA (2023)
    Nashville
  • Kevin N. Monroe (2019)
    Nashvill
  • Gay Moon (2020)
    Nashville

TSCPA Past Presidents and Chairs

  • 1931-33 Harry M. Jay
  • 1933-34 M.O. Carter
  • 1934-35 Hilary H. Osborn
  • 1935-36 Roscoe C. Clark
  • 1936-37 Hoskins Van Hooser
  • 1936-37 N.H. Craig
  • 1937-38 John H. Rawlings
  • 1938-39 John T. Menefee
  • 1939-40 Harry F. Hinderer
  • 1940-41 Harry M. Jay
  • 1941-42 John S. Glenn Jr.
  • 1942-43 J. Homer Hardy
  • 1943-44 Hal Canary
  • 1944-45 John S. Glenn Sr.
  • 1945-46 Everett R. Baylor
  • 1946-47 Glenn R. Kleinau
  • 1947-48 William A. Barclay
  • 1948-49 James W. Allen Sr.
  • 1949-50 R. Carl Counts
  • 1950-51 C.H. Lockerby
  • 1951-52 Russell G. Ragsdale
  • 1952-53 Fred G. Page
  • 1953-54 Albert M. Miller
  • 1954-55 Oliver P. Cobb Jr.
  • 1955-56 John St. C. Werth
  • 1956-57 John H. Hanson Jr.
  • 1957-58 Thomas S. Lewis Jr.
  • 1958-59 James L. Dallas
  • 1959-60 H. Landrith Thomas
  • 1960-61 Daniel B. Blair
  • 1961-62 William L. Martin
  • 1962-63 Edward N. Backus
  • 1963-64 S. Herbert Rhea
  • 1964-65 Joseph F. Decosimo
  • 1965-66 Edward E. Lee Jr.
  • 1966-67 John C. Powell
  • 1967-68 Paul C. Bradshaw
  • 1968-69 Joseph Kraft
  • 1969-70 F. Stewart McCorkle
  • 1970-71 James H. Daves
  • 1971-72 L. Bernard Stone
  • 1972-73 Alvah A. Carroll Jr.
  • 1973-74 William M. Frazee
  • 1974-75 William D. Sharp
  • 1975-76 Robert C. Brannon
  • 1976-77 Billy G. Spain
  • 1977-78 Herman D. Carriger
  • 1978-79 John R. McCabe Jr.
  • 1979-80 Maxie O. Patton
  • 1980-81 Truman W. Brooks
  • 1981-82 Thomas L. Burgess
  • 1982-83 Imogene A. Posey
  • 1983-84 Calvin A. King
  • 1984-85 C. Mack Browder
  • 1985-86 S. Lawson Crain
  • 1986-87 Claude E. Blankenship
  • 1987-88 C. Don Royston
  • 1988-89 Ray F. Kamler
  • 1989-90 Grady P. Williams
  • 1990-91 Darrel E. Tongate
  • 1991-92 Will J. Pugh
  • 1992-93 William G. Griesbeck
  • 1993-94 Joe A. Thorne
  • 1994-95 Charles N. Dennard
  • 1995-96 Casey M. Stuart
  • 1996-97 J. Daniel Pressley
  • 1997-98 Wynne E. Baker
  • 1998-99 Mark M. Layne
  • 1999-00 Robbie A. McKinney
  • 2000-01 David K. Morgan
  • 2001-02 Tony Jennings
  • 2002-03 Ernest F. Baugh Jr.
  • 2003-04 G. Gregory Gilbert
  • 2004-05 John M. Griesbeck
  • 2005-06 Robert V. Whisenant
  • 2006-07 Louis S. Wright
  • 2007-08 Janice B. Smith
  • 2008-09 R. Michael Cain
  • 2009-10 David A. Curbo
  • 2010-11 Jack A. “Andy” Bonner Jr.
  • 2011-12 Katherine G. Watts
  • 2012-13 M. David Haddock Jr.
  • 2013-14 Kevin E. Hickman
  • 2014-15 Arthur L. Sparks Jr.
  • 2015-16 Charles F. Groves III
  • 2016-17 Sondra T. Harris-Webb
  • 2017-18 Douglas E. Warren
  • 2018-19 Mark E. Steadman
  • 2019-20 Anita Hamilton