The Knoxville Convention Center's success is built on the strength and talent of its staff. Our team shows all of our guests the true meaning of Southern hospitality from the moment they step through the door.

We know how to make you feel welcome. Come see us anytime.

Mary Bogert

General Manager

Kim Beets

Director of Food & Beverage

Rebecca Williams

Director of Sales & Marketing

Jason Bourgoyne

Director of Operations

Tom Conaway

Director of Finance

Kate Jackson

Director of Event Services

Kristy Todd

Human Resources Manager

Mike Shopene

IT Technician

Josh Brooks

IT Technician

Kristi M. Sowards

Senior Sales Manager

Rachel McCoig

Sales Manager

Brian Cox

Sales & Marketing Coordinator

Lynn M. Armstrong

Senior Catering Sales Manager

Cheri Nuchols

Catering Sales Manager

Kate Campbell

Catering Sales Manager

Jonathan Frye

Executive Chef

Alphonse Stalliard

Senior Event Manager

Matt Strutner

Event Manager

Erika Eck

Food & Beverage Manager

Billy Smith

Security Manager