East Tennessee STEM Hub

Building promising partnerships between local schools, universities, and businesses to support STEM education in the East Tennessee Region. 

Participating Counties include Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Claiborne, Grainger, Jefferson, Knox, Loudon, Morgan, Roane, Scott, Sevier, and Union.

ABOUT THE EAST TENNESSEE STEM HUB: The East Tennessee STEM Hub is part of the Tennessee STEM Innovation Network (TSIN) in the Knox/East TN Region. The East Tennessee STEM Hub is a regional partnership of educational, business, scientific, and research institutions and organizations. The East Tennessee STEM Hub connects institutions of higher education including the University of TN, Knoxville (Center for Enhancing Education in Mathematics and Science), Pellissippi State Community College, Roane State Community College, and Walters State Community College and more than twenty school districts in thirteen counties to promote and support high quality STEM education in the East Tennessee region. The goal of the East Tennessee STEM Hub is to leverage all available resources to amplify opportunities for all students. The L&N STEM Academy is the platform school for the East Tennessee STEM Hub region.

Meet the East Tennessee STEM Hub Team:

Director of the East TN STEM Hub:

Dr. Lynn Hodge
College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences
Theory and Practice in Teacher Education


Hub Coordination  Team: 

Karen Cheng

Karen Cheng
Coordination Team Member



Michael LawsonMichael Lawson
Coordination Team Member



Administrative Contact:

Nancy Lessig Picture

Nancy Lessig
Administrative Specialist, Center for Enhancing
Education in Mathematics and Science

Contact Us:

Email: easttnstemhub@gmail.com

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