TRTA Leadership:  Gerald Lillard, President; Daisy Cleaves, Past President, and Ron Pendergrass, President-Elect.

Mike Barker

​WTN Regional Member at Large

TCRS Board of Directors 

Beth Brown, Ex-Officio

TEA President

Linda McCrary, Ex-Officio

​NEA-Retired Executive Council

Brenda Oldham, Chair

Membership Committee

TRTA Past Presidents, (L to R)

Randall Page, Mike Barker, JoAnn Smith-Mashburn,

Gerald Lillard, Morris Fair, Sr., Florestine Evans,

Linda McCrary, Mel Luttrell

Donna Cotner

Executive Director/Lobbyist


Gerald Lillard

Past President 

Charles Sellars, Joe Frensley, and Ron Moss listen attentively at the NEA-RA.

Ron Pendergrass

President Elect

Charlotte Williams, Mike Barker and Charles Sellars

Susie Boshers

MTN Member at Large

Alice Fennel

WTN Regional President

Ron Moss

ETN Regional President

NEA Resolutions Comm. - Ret.

TRTA board members, Kay Moss, ETN; Joe Frensley, WTN; and Susie Boshers, MTN.

Kay Moss

ETN Regional Member at Large

Charles Sellars

MTN Regional Past President

Joe Frensley

WTN Regional Past President

Charlotte Williams

ETN Regional Past President

JoAnn Smith-Mashburn, Ex-Officio

NEA Board of Directors-Ret.

​TEA Board of Directors-Ret.


Nominations and Election Committee

Lynn Tucker, Chair

President - Elect

 Tennessee Retired Teachers' Association

TRTA Committees and Other Appointments


Brenda Oldham, MTN, Chair; John Blevins, ETN;  Alice Fennel, WTN; Judy McCadams, WTN; William (Bill) Murray, WTN; Reba Luttrell, ETN; Alice Spicer, MTN;

Jerry Hale, MTN; Faye McCullough, ETN;  Gerald Lillard, President, EX-OFFICIO; Ron Pendergrass, President-Elect, EX-OFFICIO; Daisy Cleaves, Past President, EX-OFFICIO; Donna Cotner, Executive Director;


Lynn Tucker, WTN, Chair; Rose Anderson, WTN; Anna Booher, ETN; Jeannette Casteel, ETN;  Teresa Brown, MTN; Rebecca Jackman, TEA Rep.;  Beverly Berard, MTN; Lynn Winters, MTN; Martha Fayne, WTN; Carolyn Sims, ETN;  Gerald Lillard, President, EX-OFFICIO; Ron Pendergrass, President-Elect, EX-OFFICIO;

Daisy Cleaves, Past President, EX-OFFICIO;  Jerry Winters, Consultant, Government Relations, EX-OFFICIO; Donna Cotner, Executive Director;

Nominations and Election

Evelyn Robertson, Jr., Chair; Diane Padgett; Nancy Webb;

Constitution, Bylaw, and Policy                                                                                                 Review Committee (Ad Hoc)

Mel Luttrell, ETN, Chair; Linda McCrary, MTN; Randall Page, WTN; Adrienne

Phillips, Past President, EX-OFFICIO; Daisy Cleaves, President, EX-OFFICIO;


Gerald Lillard, ETN; Ron Pendergrass, MTN


Linda McCrary