Advocacy Committee

Vision

The Nashville Technology Council works to connect and unite the technology industry of Middle Tennessee and sustain a political and economic atmosphere that empowers tech and innovation to thrive.

Guiding Principles

  1. Promote the growth of technology related jobs in Middle Tennessee;
  2. Spur innovation in a creative and competitive environment that has access to services and capital;
  3. Ensure a marketplace of equal opportunities for an educated workforce; and
  4. Educate our membership about the importance of balanced technology policy and strong relationships with policy makers.

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Committee Members


Jeff Haithcoat, 2017 – 2018 Chair
Glenn Allison
Charles Apigian
Paul Fassbender
Avery Fisher
Caleb Graves
Tracy Guarino
Drake Jarman
Josh Segall
Baylor Swindell
Barry Vandevier
Alex Curtis, NTC staff liaison

Regularly Scheduled Meetings

Advocacy meetings are scheduled for the second Monday of each month. Meetings are generally for active committee members. If you would like to contribute to the committee, please contact Alex Curtis.