Rick grew up right here in Knoxville. He attended UT-Knoxville and is a retired colonel from the US Air Force. Rick has been the Director of Knoxville Fellows since the very first class eleven years ago. He is passionate about people, community, sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ & making life a grand adventure.
Communications, Programming & Development Coordinator
Makayla is originally from Waynesville, NC and graduated with a degree in Non-Profit Public Relations from Appalachian State University. She was a Knoxville Fellow in Class 9 (2015-2016) and began work as a full-time staff member in May of 2017.