Steven Alan Hale, A.S. General, received the East Tennessee State University faculty award for outstanding student in the
department of health related programs. He lives in Johnson City with his wife Lauri and their two children.
Anita P. Ricker, A.S. Computer Science, completed her MBA from East Tennessee State University in August. She works for
Walters State as supervisor of computer training for the Institute for Business and Industry.
Linda Cabbage is working as industrial development program manager for the Industrial Development Board and the Blount
Partnership. The Maryville native holds masters and bachelors degrees from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
Beverly Brooks works for the colleges Center for Education Technology and Video. She also started her own business called
Sound Ventures, based in Mooresburg. A presentation she prepared for the Optomist Club of Rogersville recently won third
place in an Optomist international competition.
Beverly Carpenter, A.A.S. Office Administration, lives in Rogersville with her husband Quentin and the couples two children.
The oldest son, Daniel, is three-and-a-half years old. Jason was born in April 2000.
Sandra R. Whitt, A.A.S. Nursing, works in Jefferson Memorial Hospitals emergency department. She was recently selected
by her peers as the recipient of the clinical excellence award. She also works at Walters State as an adjunct faculty member for
the EMT program.
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