President and CEO Tom Rogers announced today that Sharon Meredith has joined the staff of the UT Research Park as Director of Administration, Marketing, and Communication.
“Sharon brings a unique skill set to this new position,” explained Rogers. “She’s run her own company, so she has a great entrepreneurial spirit. Previously, Sharon worked at the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce, so she understands non-profit organizations and has many connections in the Knoxville business community. She’s already hit the ground running here at the Research Park, and we’re thrilled to have her on our team.”
Meredith’s responsibilities will include directing the marketing and communications activities for the UT Research Park as well as leading required administrative functions. The mission of the UT Research Park is to serve as a gateway for collaboration between the university and private companies both large and small.