Meet Chase Whitmire, ABN’s New Director of Membership Development

Our new Director of Membership Development, Chase Whitmire, is responsible for managing and recruiting membership for the Alliance for Better Nonprofits. He will be communicating and engaging with members to ensure that they are receiving the highest levels of support and customer service.

Chase has been in the nonprofit world for 17 years, working both locally and internationally. He is passionate about collaboration and unifying organizations to make their communities the best they can be. Chase grew up in Chattanooga, TN and later attended college at Furman University in South Carolina. Before joining the team at ABN, Chase worked for Young Life in Maryville, TN; Madrid, Spain; and most recently in New York City. He currently lives with his wife and four daughters in Maryville, and he and his family are very happy to be back home in Tennessee!

Open enrollment and renewals for 2017 membership begin on October 1st. In the meantime, Chase is meeting with East Tennessee nonprofits to learn more about your organizations and how ABN can serve you. You can contact him at or (865) 303-2077.

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