Creative Discovery Museum Staff

Office of the Executive Director

Henry Schulson, MBA,  Executive Director
(423) 648-6065

Sherri Hinton,  Executive Assistant
(423) 648-6063

Kyrstin Hill,  Public Relations Coordinator
(423) 648-6054

Tracie Varnell,  Graphic Artist and Database Administrator
(423) 648-6060

Development Department

Katie Hanners,  Director of Development
(423) 648-6043

Denise Karnes,  Special Events and Development Manager
(423) 648-6072 

Jennifer Trageser,  Membership Manager 
(423) 648-6085 

Education Department

Jayne Griffin, Ed. D.,  Director of Education
(423) 648-6064

Amy Barrett,  Museum Experience Manager, Staff/Programs
(423) 648-6062

Liza Blair,  Arts Manager
(423) 648-6069

Karen Dewhirst,  Museum Experience Manager, Science/Exhibits
(423) 648-6094

Whittney Hendren,  Assistant Outreach Manager
(423) 756-2738 x278

Randy Jestice,  Youth Programs Manager
(423) 648-6056

Nancy McCurdy,  Reservations Manager
(423) 648 6045

Suzanne Ness,  Programs Manager
(423) 648-6061   

Wayne Robinson, Ph.D,  Biofuels Coordinator
(423) 648-6066

Lucien Scott,  Assistant Science Manager
(423) 648-6057

Alyson Thompson,  Assistant Programs Manager
(423) 648-6044

Erin Townley,  Early Childhood Manager
(423) 648-6041 

Amanda Ward,  Volunteer Manager
(423) 648-6046

Sheila Woody,  Reservations Assistant
(423) 648-6040

Exhibit Development and Evaluation

Shannon Johnson,  Director of Exhibit Development, Evaluation and Capital Projects
(423) 648-6070

Aubrey Henriksen,  Evaluation Coordinator
(423) 648-6059

Exhibits, Maintenance, and Security Department

Duane Rousseau,  Director of Operations and Exhibits
(423) 648-6081

Visitor, Retail, and Food Services Department

Brenda Baskette,  Director of Visitor, Retail, and Food Services
(423) 648-6047

April Burk,  Cafe Manager
(423) 648-6092

Carla M. Parrish,  Visitor and Retail Services Manager
(423) 648-6076

Angela Stoker,  Visitor Services Assistant Manager
(423) 648-6048