ETEDA enjoys strong support from investors, board members, strategic partners and the region’s economic developers. This strong network has established East Tennessee as a model for regional cooperation and regional partnership.

The long-term commitment and support of private and public investors provides ETEDA the resources it needs to effectively market the entire 15-county region. Many of these investors also provide leadership with a regional perspective as members of the ETEDA Board of Directors.

Alcoa Electric

Loudon Utilities Board

Anderson County

Maryville Utilities Board


Monroe County

Campbell County

Morgan County Economic Development Board

City of Rockwood

Newport Utilities

City of Sweetwater

Oak Ridge Electric Department

Claiborne County

Plateau Electric Cooperative

Clinton Utilities Board

Roane Alliance

Cocke County Partnership

Rockwood Electric Utility


Scott County
Fort Loudoun Electric Cooperative Sevier County Economic Development Council
Grainger County Sevier County Electric System
Harriman Utility Board Stowers Machinery Corporation
Home Federal Bank Sweetwater Utilities Board
Jellico Utilities The Hollingsworth Companies
Knoxville Utilities Board Truist Bank
LaFollette Utilities Board Union County
Lenoir City Utilities Board University Health System, Inc