Lynne Fugate - At Large Seat A

City Recorder

Will Johnson
wjohnson@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-2075

400 Main St., Room 467
Knoxville, TN 37902

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Lynne FugateLynne Fugate - At Large Seat A 
PO Box 11245
Knoxville, TN  37939
865-566-7414
lfugate@knoxvilletn.gov
Term ends: December 2023


Lynne Fugate was sworn in as a City Council member on Dec. 21, 2019.

Lynne Fugate is the Chief Executive Officer of the Girl Scout Council of the Southern Appalachians which serves girls in 46 counties that span three states. Prior to joining Girl Scouts, Ms. Fugate enjoyed a career in banking for over 25 years which was interrupted by a 5 + year stint as the Executive Director of Nine Counties. One Vison., a regional strategic planning initiative. She received her degree in Business Administration with a major in Finance from the University of Tennessee.    

She has been actively involved in Knoxville through her service with several organizations. Lynne previously served as a member of the Knox County Board of Education (Chair & Vice- Chair) 2010-2018.  She is currently on the board of Knox Heritage and the Junior League of Knoxville Community Advisory Board. She previously served on the boards of the YWCA of the Tennessee Valley, Knoxville Museum of Art, YMCA of East Tennessee, Knox Housing Partnership, Metropolitan Drug Commission, Economic Ventures, and Great Schools Partnership. She is a member of the Rotary Club of Knoxville, Leadership Knoxville Class of 2000, and the East Tennessee Regional Leadership Association Class of 2004. 
 
She has received the following awards the 2001 YWCA Tribute to Women Honoree for Business and Government; Knoxville Chapter, Public Relations Society of America Community Service Award; John J. Duncan, Sr. Award for Commitment to Housing and Community Development; and The Bob Gonia Leadership Award for Outstanding Regional Leadership