William Blount Leadership Circle

William Blount Leadership Circle - $25,000 over five years
As the first and only governor of the Southwest Territory, William Blount  (1749-1800) played a major role in the establishment of Tennessee. He negotiated the Treaty of Holston to open new lands for settlement, was a U.S. Senator, and a member of the U.S. Continental Congress and the U.S. Constitutional Convention.

Members

Brenda Wood, Knoxville
Joe and Cindy Emert, Knoxville
Sherri Lee, Knoxville
The William B. Stokley Foundation, Knoxville
Wes Stowers Family, Knoxville
Mary Ellen Brewington, Knoxville
Mrs. William J. Mitchell, Knoxville