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SME Chapters in Tennessee

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Chattanooga Chapter 167
Deni Albrecht
423.643.3360 (H) | Email

Memphis Chapter 105
Carl Williams, LSME, CMfgE
901.848.8723 (B) | Email 

Nashville Chapter 43
Jerry R. Walters, LSME
615.430.3077 (B) | Email
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East Tennessee State University S114
Garth Ghearing
East Tennessee State University
P.O. Box 70552
Johnson City, TN 37614
423.439.7825 (B) | 423.439.7750 (F) | Email

Middle Tennessee State University S239
(Sponsor: Nashville Chapter 43)
Vishwas Bedekar, PhD
Middle Tennessee State University
P.O. Box 19
1500 Greenland Drive
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
615.898.2110 (B) | 615.898.5697 (F) |

Tennessee Tech University S215
(Sponsor: Nashville Chapter 43)
Ismail Fidan, PhD
Tennessee Technological University
Department of Manufacturing & Industrial Technology
920 North Peachtree Avenue
Cookeville, TN 38505
931.372.6298 (B) | 931.372.6172 (F) | Email

Tennessee College of Applied Technology Hartsville S369
(Sponsor: Nashville Chapter 43)
Randy Ragland
716 McMurry Boulevard
Hartsville, TN 37074
615.374.2147 | Email

University of Memphis S140
(Sponsor: Memphis Chapter 105)
Robert W. Hewitt
Associate Professor
University of Memphis
Department of Engineering Technology
Memphis, TN 38152-0001
901.209.9323 (B) | Email

University of Tennessee at Martin S134
(Sponsor: Memphis Chapter 105)
Jared Teague, PhD
University of Tennessee at Martin
101 Johnson EPS Building
544 University Street
Martin, TN 38238