East Tennessean of the Year

hosted by the East Tennessee Historical Society
Cherokee Country Club in Knoxville
Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 1:30pm

This award periodically honors an East Tennessee history maker who is an ambassador for the region and represents integrity, dignity, leadership, and the volunteer spirit. It's given to an East Tennessean with either a recent accomplishment or a compilation of accomplishments in fields such as history, politics, entertainment, education, research, or humanitarian work that improves the lives of others.

See our past winners