Access Committee

TSRA’s access committee has representation from numerous watershed groups, state and local agencies, companies as well as individuals with an interest in access.

Water Conservation Groups: Tennessee Scenic Rivers Association (TSRA), Cumberland River Compact (CRC), Duck River Watershed Association (DRWA), Harpeth River Watershed Association (HRWA), Stones River Watershed Association (SRWA) and Whites Creek Watershed Alliance (WCWA).

Federal, State and Local Agencies: Metro Nashville Parks Department, Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency (TWRA),  US Army Corps of Engineers (USCOE)

Meetups: Paddle Adventures Unlimited (PAU)

Local Water Businesses: Cumberland Kayak Urban Adventure Company, River Queen Kayak Voyages, Nashville Paddle Company

Committee Members:

Ryan Bailey – Cumberland Kayak Urban Adventure Company

Paul Davis – CRC
Jed Grubbs – CRC

Cooper Breeden – HRWA

John Michael Cassidy – Metro Nashville Parks Department
Neel Deshpande – Metro Nashville Parks Department

Meg Littman – Nashville Paddle Company

Annie Klaver – River Queen Kayak Voyages

Randle Branch  - SRWA
David Ives – SRWA

Sherry Beard – TSRA, DRWA
Chip Brooks – TSRA
Tom Christensen – TSRA
Clyde Gensert – TSRA
Michael King -  TSRA, PAU
Missy Meador – TSRA, DRWA
Patty Shultz – TSRA
Ann Spencer – TSRA, DRWA
Marshall Spencer – TSRA, DRWA
Jim Thoman – TSRA, Whites Creek Watershed Association
Richard Quin – TSRA, DRWA

Tom Doherty – TDEC
Jane Polansky – TDEC, State Scenic River Administrator
Mack Pritchard – TDEC, Emeritus TN State Naturalist
Bob Richards – TDEC

Dennis Crumby – TDOT

Frank Fiss – TWRA
Jay McClellan – TWRA
Todd StJohn – TWRA

Allison Ross – US Army Corps of Engineers
Mark Vaughn – US Army Corps of Engineers