Mary Poole Joins Leadership Middle Tennessee Board

525b573d52641458b51b2ac8_586x880.jpgNASHVILLE, Tenn. (December 3, 2018) - Leadership Middle Tennessee is pleased to announce the addition of Mary Poole who will serve as the part-time executive assistant starting Monday, December 3rd. She will report to Leadership Middle Tennessee President, Lee Rucks. Poole is a former Vice President, Commercial Lender in the banking industry. 

After 25 years in finance, Poole is following her servant heart. She serves on the Board of Directors for the Rotary Club of Hendersonville, Leadership Sumner and Tennessee Association of Community Leadership (TACL). While not volunteering, she enjoys making patriotic flags from pallet wood, painting furniture, gardening and shooting skeet. Mary and her husband, live in Hendersonville, Sumner County, Tennessee.

To learn more about Leadership Middle Tennessee and the organization's board members click here.


About Leadership Middle Tennessee:

Leadership Middle Tennessee was founded in 1999, as an initiative of Partnership 2000, to contribute to future planned and sustainable economic and community growth and development in the ten-county area through the participation of community, non-profit, government and business leaders. 

The program highlights historic and contemporary perspectives on relevant regional themes and features presentations by leading experts and key community leaders. Sessions employ a mix of interactive presentations, facilitated dialogue, behind-the-scenes visits and more. Session topics include Education and Workforce Development, Housing, Ft. Campbell, Agriculture, Healthcare, Quality of Life, Technology, Manufacturing, Public Policy and Politics, Transportation, Historic Preservation, Sports and Leisure, Tourism, Natural Resources and Environmental Issues.

Leadership Middle Tennessee is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization overseen by a regional board comprised of the Leadership Middle Tennessee alums, business, and community leaders.  Recently announced, the LMT offices moved from the campus of Middle Tennessee State University to Cumberland University. The current address is 1 Cumberland Square, Lebanon, Tennessee 37087.  

Mission Statement

The mission of Leadership Middle Tennessee is to inspire community leaders to action by providing a forum for regional networking, collaboration, strategic thinking, and action learning. We are committed to developing regional leaders who can contribute to long-term solutions that sustain and balance the quality of life and economic growth for our collective unique communities.



Jules Wortman 

Wortman Works Media & Marketing