TN District

What is Pilot?
Pilot International is a worldwide service organization with clubs in the United States, Canada, Singapore, South Africa, Australia, the Bahamas, and Japan. Tennessee is one of 20 districts worldwide.

Tennessee District – Pilot International
The Tennessee District of Pilot International continually searches for volunteers to assist with programs and projects and to provide new and inspiring ideas to serve the needs of the communities across the State. There are currently eight Pilot Clubs in Tennessee. Should you be looking for an opportunity to make a difference in your community, and also, have fun and make lifelong friendships, consider visiting one of our clubs to learn more about Pilot and for what it stands.

The mission of Pilot International is to influence positive change in communities throughout the world. To do this we come together in friendship and service, focusing on encouraging brain safety and health and supporting those who care for others.

  • We Focus On:

    • Preparing youth and young adults for service through Anchor & Compass Clubs.

    • Encouraging brain safety and health through BrainMinders, which is a family of brain-safety educational programs for elementary-age students, as well as educating adults on the importance of brain health and safety.

    • Supporting those who care for others through Pick-Me-Ups for caregivers in the community.

    • What Does the Pilot Club Do in the Community?

      Innovative fundraisers that help sustain our mission. Projects which help fulfill our mission and make a positive impact on our community and the people impacted by brain-related issues. Some of these yearly projects include (but not limited to):

      • College Scholarship

      • Special Education Teacher of the Year

      • Adopt-A-Class (Special Needs Class)

      • BrainMinders

      • Special Olympics

      • Pick-Me-Ups

      • And so much more…

Our Team

District Administrative Council

District Appointees/Coordinators

Anchor Coordinator: Pending
Fundraising Coordinator: Lindsey Wayland, PC of Hohenwald
Leadership Coordinators: Pending
Membership Coordinator: Debby Hall, PC of Oak Ridge
Projects Coordinator: Barbara Hinson, PC of Hohenwald
PIFF Representative: Lillian Derricks, PC of Cookeville
Inspirational Leader: Carol Bilbrey, PC of Cookeville
Parliamentarian: Carolyn Allison, PC of Athens
Time Keeper: Tina Nance, PC of Chattanooga
Awards Jury: Pat Stout, Chair, PC of Cookeville; TeAnna McKinney, PC of Athens; Rosezella Crabtree, PC of Athens
Membership Team: Sharon Stratton, PC of Oak Oak Ridge; Bridget Arnett, PC of Athens; Gay Hinson, PC of Hohenwald
Webmaster: Lindsey Wayland, PC of Hohenwald
BrainMinders Liaison: Sandie Gray, PC of Hohenwald
Nominating Committee: Lindsey Wayland, Chair, PC of Hohenwald; Susan Moores, PC of Cookeville; Dr. Charlynne Parson, PC of Chattanooga

Governor: Linda Cohoon

Governor-Elect: Kathy Warren

Secretary: Cathy Kinniard

Treasurer: Janet Williams