Leadership & Board of Trustees

Senior Team

Jane O. MacLeod: President/CEO
Daniel Miller: Chief Financial Officer
Elizabeth A. Murdock: Chief Operating Officer
Elizabeth Epley Sheets: Chief Advancement Officer
Peter Grimaldi: Vice President of Gardens & Facilities
Gina Wouters: Vice President of Museum Affairs/Chief Curator

2018 Board of Trustees

James V. Hunt, Sr., Chairman
Lisa Z. Manning, Vice Chairman
Bruce D. Sullivan, Treasurer
Charles Robert Bone, Secretary

Trustees

Nancy Abbott, Vandana Abramson, Grace Awh, Russell W. Bates, Rob Beckham, Barbara T. Bovender, John H. Bryan III, Andrew W. Byrd, Barbara L. Burns, Christopher W. Cardwell, R. Lee Carter, Joan Cheek, Brenda J. Corbin, Pete DeLay, Kathleen J. Estes, Barbara T. Freeman, A. Joel Gluck, Kate R. W. Grayken, Carl T. Haley, Jr., Randall R. Harness, William Hastings, Gary L. Hawkins, Eric T. Helman, Edith C. Johnson, Carol A. Kirshner, Virginia B. Lazenby, Lisa Z. Manning, Rita Mitchell, Tree Paine, Gayley A. Patterson, Joelle J. Phillips, Joe D. Roper, Michael J. Schlosser, Michael J. Spalding, Barry Stowe, Barbara Turner, Barbara S. White, Dudley White, Betsy Wills

Representatives to the Board

Elizabeth H. Foss (Antiques & Garden Show)
W. Brian Reames (ECON)
Dean G. Reeves (Horticultural Society of Middle Tennessee)
Sandra Lipman (Swan Ball)

Honorary Members of the Board

William F. Andrews, Jr., Clare Armistead, Edith McBride Bass, Lillian R. Bradford, Homer B. Gibbs, Jr., Alice I. Hooker, Cathy Jackson, Roberta Lochte-Jones, Ellen H. Martin, Robert A. McCabe, Jr., Anne Russell, George B. Stadler, Paul Sternberg, Jr.

Business Council

Richard M. Bracken (Co-Chair), James Cheek III (Co-Chair), Sandy Cochran, Marty G. Dickens, Damon Hininger, Joelle Phillips, Colin V. Reed, Michael Shmerling

Cheekwood Alumni Council

Milbrey Andrews, Melanie Baker, Stephen E. Blackmon, Jr., Barney D. Byrd, Andre Churchwell, Ann Coleman, Ron Corbin, Katherine DeLay, Jeffrey B. Eskind, Joel C. Gordon, Julie Gordon, William F. Hagerty, Cordia Harrington, Gordon Inman, William P. Johnston, Mary Evelyn Jones, Heloise Kuhn, Jennie McCabe, Donald I. M. McKenzie, Michael Shane Neal, David Obolensky, Hal Pennington, Deby Pitts, Keith Pitts, Anne Shepherd, Joanne R. Slaughter, Irvin L. Small, Beverly Small, Lisa Small, James W. Spradley, Jr., Bennett Tarleton, Emily Zerfoss

Family Council Members

Vandana & Rick Abramson, Karen & Kristopher Ahrend, Terrah & Brad Akard, Mary Lauren & Lawson Allen, Louisa & Joe Altman, Shanna & Anthony Belott, Cassidy & Dierks Bentley, Sacha & Charles Robert Bone, Sara & Richard Bovender, Janie & Brandon Busbee, Kerri & Mike Cavanaugh, Kathryn & Will Barnett-Cheek, Emily & Devin Childers, Ashley & Joe Cook, Kate & Jon Cornelius, Joy & Charlie Cox, Olivia & Chip Crossman, Allison & Jay DeMarcus, Alice & Walton Denton, Beth & Will Drewry, Lynne & Chris Falk, Courtney & Jim Fitzgerald, Beth & Paul Frankenberg, Ashley & Harrison Frist, Shea & Doug Ghertner, Julie & Bob Gordon, Catherine & Frederick Grace, Alison & Ryan Grippo, Chrissy & Bill Hagerty, Barbara & Greg Hagood, Kailey & J.R. Hand, Catherine & Michael Hayes, Ellen & Russell Hickey, Mary & Paul Huddleston, Lori Ann & Brad Kehler, Corinne & Brock Kidd, Kate & Baxter Lee, Callen & Michael Martin, Adrienne & Richard McRae, Debbie & Gary Militante, Elizabeth & Chaz Molder, Margie & Jackson Moore, Melanie & Shane Neal, Lesley & Reed Omary, Mary & Tony Orlando, Kristin & Carter Paine, Tree & Lance Paine, Kim & Brad Paisley, Sara & Craig Perry, Laura & Jamie Pfeffer, Alexia & Charley Poe, Brooke & Jason Reusch, Amy & Clay Richards, Kelly & Wesley Roberts, Tiffany & Joe Don Rooney, Jane & Jean-Paul Runge, Polly & Alex Ryerson, Susannah & Zulu Scott-Barnes, Elizabeth Sheets, Libby & Nick Sieveking, Mandy & Brandt Snedeker, Lucy & Michael Spalluto, Jill & Daniel Talbert, Anne & Marshall Taylor, Erika & Thad Taylor, Amanda & Brian Tolbert, Jacqueline & McClain Towery, Caroline & Robert West, Julianne & Jeffrey Williams

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