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Mrs. Carolyn Holt Clawson
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School Board Member
Phone: 423.586.7700

School Board Member, Carolyn Clawson-Decorative only

Carolyn Holt Clawson, who has served as a member of the Hamblen County Board of Education since 1998, represents Districts 5 and 6.

 

She is a registered licensed dietitian current serving as a Clinical Nutrition Manager at Sodexo, Inc.

 

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND 

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE, Knoxville, Tennessee, M. S. Degree

Major: Nutrition                                     

Minor:  Food Systems Administration

ADA REGISTRY:   April, 1977          

Fellow of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Tennessee Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist (LDN 0102)

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE, Knoxville, Tennessee, B. S. Degree

Major: Food Science, Nutrition, and Food Systems Administration

Option I:   Dietetics (ADA)

 

CURRENT BOARD POSITIONS

Member of the Hamblen County Board of Education, 1998 to current

Board Liaison to HC*Excell, the local educational foundation

for education excellence

Member, Hamblen County P-16 Council

 

POSITIONS FORMERLY HELD ON BOARD

Board Liaison to Curriculum Committee, 2013-2014

Board Liaison to the HC*Excell Education Foundation, 2000-2011

Chair, Education Committee, Hamblen County P-16 Council, 2004-06, 2002

Chair, Hamblen County Board of Education, 2004-07, 2001-02

Policy Committee and Safety Committee

 

TSBA DISTINCTIONS

C. Hal Henard School Board Member of the Year and

Chair of the All Tennessee School Board, 2014

Certified, Master, and Platinum Ambassador for Education, 2014

Scholars Circle, 2011

Master School Board Member, 2004

All Tennessee School Board, 2014 and 2004

President, TSBA Board of Directors

TSBA President-elect, 2013

Vice President, 2012 and Treasurer, 2011

 

NSBA

Tennessee Delegate to the NSBA Annual Meeting, Southern Regional School Board Association Meeting, Leadership Institute,

Legislative Advocacy

NSBA Nominating Committee and By-Laws Committee

President’s Leadership Retreat, 2013 and 2014

 

Community-Civic Activities

Tennessee Achieves Mentor

Member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 1976 to present

Chair, School Nutrition Services Scholarship and Awards Committee and Executive Board of Directors, 2008-2011

Tennessee Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Delegate, 2004-2009

President, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Association, 2003-04

Former Tennessee Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Outstanding Dietitian  of the Year

Former Member of American Heart Association, American

 Diabetes Association

Regular participant in Relay for Life, Taste of Morristown, Senior Citizens Home Assistance, and United Way of Hamblen County Fund Raising events

 

 

Wife of Jim Clawson, Hamblen County Register of Deeds

Son, Matthew Franklin Holt, Senior at ETSU and planning to attend

medical school following graduation.

Son and Daughter-in-law, James and Emily Clawson of Knoxville, TN

Emily is a teacher in the Anderson County School System and James

is affiliated with a3 Athletics. James and Emily are expecting their

first child in March. 

 

 

 

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