Connecting Sumner County hearts to the places and spaces that shape our identity

President, Deanne DeWitt

Deanne is a passionate and determined community development leader. After receiving her Engineering degree from University of Illinois, Deanne spent 15 years with IBM Business Consulting Services. Deanne currently supports numerous local non-profit programs, always looking to build connections and offer valuable solutions.

Secretary, Kerri Ross

Kerri is an Architectural Historian for HNTB, a national leader in transportation infrastructure. Prior to moving to Nashville, she acquired her Master’s degree in Historic Preservation and Conservation from the College of Charleston in South Carolina. She gained board experience working for Charleston’s Board of Architectural Review, a government entity dedicated to the preserving architecturally significant structures and neighborhoods. Kerri spends much of her free time with Volunteer Equine Advocates – New Day horse rescue in Gallatin.

Treasurer, Matt Stamper

Matt Stamper owns a CPA firm in Hendersonville and has served as Alderman and Vice Mayor of Hendersonville. He is also the Associate Pastor at First Baptist Church in Ridgetop, TN. His hobbies include enjoying sports, spending time with family and reading. Matt has served as Treasurer for many civic organizations over the years.