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municipal manager

Gary W. Eastes, American municipal manager. Certified professional management. Recipient Management Excellence award University Virginia Center for Public Service, 1993; named Manager of Year, National Management Association, 1985.

Background

Eastes, Gary W. was born on June 30, 1955 in Lebanon, Tennessee, United States. Son of Marvin G. and Earlene D. Eastes.

Education

Bachelor, University Tennessee, Knoxville, 1977. Master of Science, University Tennessee, Knoxville, 1978. Master of Business Administration, Florida Institute of Technology, 1984.

Career

Counselor Tennessee School for the Deaf, Knoxville, 1975-1978. Department manager Tennessee Valley Authority, 1978-1985. Executive training program Metropolitan Insurance Company, 1985-1986.

Risk manager City of Oak Ridge, since 1986. Member National Public Risk Advisory Committee, Arlington, Virginia, 1992-1993.

Achievements

  • Certified professional management.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor management newsletter The Milestone, 1985, 86, Tennessee Public Risk, 1991, 92. Contributor articles and poetry to journals.

Membership

President, Camp Fire of Tennessee, Knoxville, 1995-1997. Disaster relief worker Southern Bapts. Association, Nashville, 1995.

Instructor American Red Cross, Oak Ridge, 1989-1999. Coach Boys Cub of Oak Ridge, 1993-1994. Member Risk and Management Society (president Smoky Mountain chapter 1998-1999), Tennessee Public Risk Management Association (president 1990-1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Woodworking, gardening.

Connections

Married Vickie Lawson, September 3, 1978. Children: Heather Wilmore, Daniel.

father:
Marvin G.

mother:
Earlene D. Eastes

spouse:
Vickie Lawson

child:
Heather Wilmore Eastes

child:
Daniel Eastes