College of Business Administration Alumni Honored in 2013 Greater Knoxville Business Journal “40 under 40”

January 15, 2014

Congratulations to the College of Business Administration alumni who were selected as honorees for the 2013 Greater Knoxville Business Journal “40 under 40.” These individuals, all younger than age 40, were selected for leaving their mark on East Tennessee through their professional achievements and philanthropic efforts.

Sean Brewer (1995, 1997) Senior Tax Manager, Pugh CPAs

Stephen Brumbelow (1998, 2000) Senior Manager, Lattimore Black Morgan & Cain

Scott Burdette (1997) Owner, Golf Excursions

Matt Castle (2002) North American Commercial Director of Rod Sales, Alcoa Inc.

Heather Cloar (2005) Contracting Officer, U.S. Department of Energy

Shannon Harper (2007) Vice President, Harper Auto Square

Jaime Hemsley (1998) Owner, Gage Models and Talent Agency

Carl Hill (2005, 2009) Director of Marketing, Clayton Homes

Scott Hitch (1999) CEO, Tennessee Cancer Specialists

Meredith Hodge (2014) Vice president, Treasury Management Sales Manager; First Tennessee Bank

Wade Knapper (2011) Vice President and Commercial Relationship Manager, SunTrust

Josh Knight – Project Manager, Hickory COnstructoin

Chad Martin (2003) Surety Bond Manager, TIS Insurance Services

Matt Price (2001) Petroleum Pricing/DEF Manager, Pilot Flying J

Hunter Purnell (2003) Vice President of Construction and Sales, McCamy Construction

Tony Spezia III (2003) Senior Manager, Mechanical Engineering; Siemens Medical Solutions USA