Leadership

Members of the Tennessee Society of CPAs are leaders on many levels of local, state and national affairs.

TSCPA Board of Directors

  • Chair, Sondra T. Harris-Webb, CPA
  • Chair-elect, Douglas E. Warren, CPA
  • Vice Chair, Anita Hamilton, CPA
  • Secretary, Robert K. Weatherly, CPA
  • Treasurer, Mark Steadman, CPA
  • Past Chair, Charles F. Groves III, CPA
  • Appalachian Chapter Director (2016-2019), Jonathan C. Bailey, CPA
  • Chattanooga Chapter Director (2014-2017), Christian E. Bennett, CPA
  • Elk Valley Chapter Director (2014-2017), Beverly E. Saylor, CPA
  • Knoxville Chapter Director (2015-2018), Benjamin M. Alexander, CPA
  • Memphis Chapter Director (2013-2016), Mark W. McBryde, CPA
  • Nashville Chapter Director (2014-2017), H. Rowan Leathers III, JD, CPA
  • Upper Cumberland Chapter Director (2015-2018), Thomas G. Janney, CPA
  • West Tennessee Chapter Director (2015-2018), John D. Whybrew, CPA
  • At-large Member (2014-2017), Jeremy L. Nichols, CPA
  • At-large Member (2015-2018), Jenneen D. Kaufman, CPA
  • At-large Member (2016-2019), Barrett V. Simonis, CPA

TSCPA Council Members

 

Officers and Directors

 

  • Sondra T. Harris-Webb, Chair
  • Douglas E. Warren, Chair-elect
  • Anita Hamilton, Vice Chair
  • Robert K. Weatherly, Secretary
  • Mark Steadman, Treasurer
  • Charles F. Groves III, Past Chair
  • Benjamin M. Alexander
  • Jonathan C. Bailey
  • Christian E. Bennett
  • Thomas G. Janney
  • Jenneen D. Kaufman
  • H. Rowan Leathers III
  • Mark W. McBryde
  • Jeremy L. Nichols
  • Beverly E. Saylor
  • Barrett V. Simonis
  • John D. Whybrew

 

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)

 

Elected Members

 

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

 

Appalachian Chapter

  • Steven A. Hale 2017
  • Jamie Ketron 2017
  • Michelle Freeman 2018

Chattanooga Chapter

  • Kimberly A. Bales 2017
  • Sarah K. Denton 2017
  • Jeffrey E. Ross 2017
  • Jerome C. England 2018
  • Thomas A. Gavin 2018
  • Pam Mantone 2018
  • Stanley L. Sewell 2018
  • Lawrence B. Stone 2018

Elk Valley Chapter

  • Steven Swindall 2018

Knoxville Chapter

  • John W. Bailes 2017
  • Scott R. Dotson 2017
  • Van T. Elkins 2017
  • Karen D. Hellmund 2017
  • John W. Kirk 2017
  • Christine Bell 2018
  • Keith A. Jackson 2018
  • Stephanie Garmer 2018
  • T. Lee Sherbakoff 2018

Memphis Chapter

  • Stacy S. Black 2017
  • Justin D. Carter 2017
  • William G. Gillaspie 2017
  • Shirley C. McCauley 2017
  • Kelly Crow 2018
  • Karen D. Hill 2018
  • Frank Horrell 2018
  • Gayle W. Moore 2018
  • Tracy White 2018
  • Dan T. Work Jr. 2018

Nashville Chapter

  • Amy C. Jamison 2017
  • David A. Lister 2017
  • Tina M. Luffman 2017
  • Shelley K. Matthews 2017
  • John Mark McDougal 2017
  • Perry G. Moore 2017
  • Briana J. Mullenax 2017
  • Kristin E. Parks 2017
  • Joseph D. Proctor 2017
  • Gina B. Pruitt 2017
  • Royce L. Rhea 2017
  • Felicia N. Watts 2017
  • Cara L. Aaron 2018
  • Jennifer Bailey 2018
  • C.J. Blankenship 2018
  • Chris Crowder 2018
  • Charles E. Frasier 2018
  • Susan H. Maddux 2018
  • Brian Masterson 2018
  • L. Sean Owens 2018
  • Jennifer Presley 2018
  • Marian F. Schmidt 2018
  • Paula B. Thomas 2018
  • Lory Waldron 2018
  • Lee Wareen 2018

Upper Cumberland Chapter

  • Lisa Malone 2018

West Tennessee Chapter

  • Clay M. Crockett Jr. 2017
  • Tamara Stanfill 2018

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.

  • Kevin N. Monroe (2016)
    Nashville
  • Charlene P. Spiceland (2016)
    Memphis
  • Casey M. Stuart (2016)
    Signal Mountain
  • Gay Moon (2017)
    Nashville
  • C. Don Royston (2017)
    Kingsport
  • William H. “Trey” Watkins III (2017)
    Memphis
  • Janet Booker-Davis (2018)
    Franklin
  • Stephen M. Eldridge (2018)
    Jackson
  • C. Larry Elmore (2018)
    Knoxville

TSCPA Past Presidents

  • 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