Joe Kilgore was appointed executive director of the Maury Regional Health Care Foundation in December 2009. Kilgore, a native of Jasper, Tennessee, has been actively involved in the Columbia Main Street program, Columbia Historic Zoning Commission, Columbia Arts Council, the Tennessee Arts Commission and the Maury County Historical Society. He is a graduate of Leadership Maury and Leadership Middle Tennessee. Prior to joining the Foundation, he owned The Kilgore Collection, a retail store in downtown Columbia. Kilgore has also worked as the marketing manager and director of marketing at the Chattanooga Choo Choo, advertising manager at the Tennessee Aquarium, director of sales at the Radisson Reed House Hotel and the director of convention sales at the Chattanooga Area Conventions and Visitors Bureau. Kilgore earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Tennessee Technological University.


Joe K. Kilgore, Executive Director
Alan Watson, CEO
Edward Moore, Chairman
Stephen Hughes, Chair Elect
Michael Franks, Treasurer
Chaz Molder, Secretary
Jenny Adcox
Janet Allen
C. W. Ball, MD
David Baxter
Mark Cashion
Ty Cobb
David Craig, PhD
Brenda Frierson
Tom Grosko
Connie Hardin
Kelli Kea-Carroll
Amit Keswani, MD
Faye Kinzer, Auxiliary President
Ed Lancaster
Adrianne Law
Greg Martin
Kristin Parker
Houston Parks, MRH Board of Trustees
Jason Rich
Mike Short
Myra Staggs
Grace Wu, MD


Barbara Bishop
Rufus Clifford, MD
Eslick Daniel, MD
Rebecca Hawkins, PhD
Waymon Hickman
Con Vrailas
Bill Walter


Billy Blackstone
Christa Martin
Doug Williamson