Monroe Dunaway “M.D.” Anderson

Monroe Dunaway “M.D.” Anderson Born in Jackson, Tennessee, Monroe Dunaway “M.D.” Anderson lived a life guided by basic principles: hard work, thrift, and personal charity for those in need. He began his career at People Savings Bank, and later became...

Governor Phil Bredesen

Governor Phil Bredesen Phil Bredesen served as Mayor of Nashville from 1991 to 1999, and as Governor of Tennessee from 2003 to 2011.  When he was reelected in 2006, he became the first Governor in Tennessee history to win all 95 counties. Bredesen had significant...

Kathryn M. Edwards, M.D.

Kathryn M. Edwards, M.D. Dr. Kathryn M. Edwards is a renowned researcher. After completing medical school, residency and fellowships, Dr. Edwards became one of two pediatric infectious disease researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 1980 when she came...

Donald S. MacNaughton

Donald S. MacNaughton A prodigious businessman, Don MacNaughton has led companies and boards throughout Tennessee and the country with dignity, compassion and success.  During WWII, MacNaughton served as a 1st Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Air Corps in the South Pacific....

G. Scott Morris, M.D.

G. Scott Morris, M.D. A leader in community health outreach, Dr. G. Scott Morris founded the Church Health of Memphis in 1987, where he has served as CEO to this day. Established as a faith-based health clinic for the working uninsured, Church Health now cares for...