TOP PHOTO: Pictured left to right: Michelle Scarbrough, TNECD East Tennessee Business Development Consultant, Crystal Bryant, TNECD Business Development Consultant, Randy Brown, Deputy Mayor Campbell County, Stuart McWhorter, TNECD Commissioner, Missy Tackett, Executive Director Campbell County Chamber of Commerce, Debbie Petree, President TCAT-Jacksboro, Gary Human, TNECD East Tennessee Regional Director and Jody Sliger, TNECD Community Development Director.

NASHVILLE, TN (SPECIAL TO WLAF) – Representatives from Campbell County recently attended the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development’s 2022 Governor’s Conference in Nashville.

During the event, attendees heard from Governor Bill Lee and TNECD Commissioner Stuart McWhorter as well as CBS Sports Lead Play-by-Play Announcer Jim Nantz and a host of other speakers who discussed topics ranging from entrepreneurship to workforce to foreign direct investment and the programs that help build strong communities throughout the state.

ThreeStar Community Development Certification efforts were recognized with county representatives, along with Commissioner McWhorter and TNECD Community Development Director Jody Sliger. ThreeStar serves to promote economic and community prosperity through collaboration to positively impact every Tennessean.

Continue to follow TNECD on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Linkedin to see more highlights from this year’s conference, and for those that couldn’t join or want to relive the two-day experience, take a peek at the conference recap. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 11/08/2022-11AM)