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The Mossy Creek Literacy Council & Mid-East TN Regional P-16 Council hosted the 8th Annual East Tennessee Literacy Conference,

“Readers for Life,”

on Sept. 26, 2017.

2017-18 TRA Board of Directors

Left to Right (standing): Michael Shoulders (Member at Large);  Cathy Moran (TRA Past President); Nancy Carter (Immediate Past President & Conference Co-Chair); Mary Truka (President); Karen Carpenter (Membership Director & Conference Co-Chair); Sandy Smith (Treasurer & Past TRA President); Susan Price (Secretary); Julie Stepp (President-Elect); Randall Kincaid (State Coordinator & Past TRA President); Betty Roe (Past TRA President); & Mike Roe (Past TRA President).

Left to Right (seated): Mary Pullen (West TN District Coordinator & Past TRA President); Deborah Setliff (East- Middle TN District Coordinator & Past TRA President); Kristen Trent (East TN District Coordinator & Past TRA President); Melanie Collins (West-Middle TN District Coordinator & Past TRA President).

Not pictured: Margaret Deitrich (Past TRA President) & Leann Taylor (Member at Large).

Members of the Mossy Creek Literacy Council board of directors manned the table during the conference.

A Celebrate Literacy contest winner from Jefferson County was recognized during the conference.

The conference featured

Dr. Danny Brassell,

Donalyn Miller,

Debbie Dadey, &

Monika Schroder.