From the Foundation Up
The annual meeting of the Walters State Community College Foundation, held at the Morristown campus May
15, was highlighted by reports of a successful year and keen anticipation of the opportunities inherent in the new
year just beginning.
Trustees learned of new gifts since their fall meeting totalling well over $200,000 and the acceptance of a new
charitable remainder unitrust.
President Campbell praised the leadership which outgoing president Judge William H. Inman had displayed
during the past year and extended his deep appreciation to Inman for the many contributions he had made to the
foundation through the years.
Succeeding Judge Inman as new foundation president was Charles R. Terry. Other officers elected were Gene
Jolley, vice president, and Bill Young, secretary. Re-elected to the foundation executive committee were Charlie
Johnson, Dr. Steve Doka, Bill Bales, Gene Jolley and Judge Inman. And newly elected to the executive committee
were Sam F. Grigsby Jr. and Sam Miller. In addition to serving on the executive committee, Judge Inman became
the newest member of the foundations prestigious Past Presidents Council. New trustees elected to serve on the
foundation board were Doris Lawrimore, Dr. Terry M. Brimer, Mary Ruth Cutshaw, Sid Blalock and Jim Blalock.
A definite highlight of the evening was the unveiling of the Presidents Trust portrait of Mrs. Reese Marshall
Ripatti in recognition of her gift of 67 acres of land on which the colleges new Sevier County Campus was lo-
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