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We love our alumni!

Our Alumni Relations office is here to help you and to recognize all of our alumni who are making an impact in their communities. On this page, you’ll find all the alumni news to interest you. Find new ways to keep in touch, update your information, explore alumni benefits or give to student scholarships.


Upcoming Events


The Annual Alumni Luncheon will be held as a Ready for the World Café, a joint venture between the culinary programs of Pellissippi State Community College and the University of Tennessee where the students prepare the meal. The meal will be from a Northern Italy menu which includes cured meats, cheeses, and vegetables, fried risotto with mozzarella and tomato, meat-stuffed agnolotti served with a meat sauce and a side of brussel sprouts, and tiramisu. No substitutions or take out are available.

The luncheon will begin promptly at 11:30 a.m. followed by a business meeting and announcement of the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award winner.

Thursday, April 26
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Cost: $10

UT Visitors Center
2712 Neyland Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996


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Event sponsored by Bellevue University.

Pellissippi State Alumni and Friends Reception
Thursday, April 26, 2018
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Bagwell Center for Media and Art - patio and lobby
Hardin Valley Campus

We would love to see you and catch up. This is a great networking opportunity to reconnect with faculty and fellow alumni. Bring your friends! Extra added attraction: spring choral concert in the Clayton Performing Arts Center beginning at 7:00. Both events are free.


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Pellissippi State Alumni Benefits

Student Recreation Center
For just $16 per semester, access our 24,000-square foot fitness facility and enjoy everything from fitness classes to the weight room, from basketball to the disc golf course.

Educational Resources Center
Visit the library to receive your complimentary and renewable Community Borrower’s Card and gain access to more than 100,000 print and electronic books.

Placement & Career Services
Our Placement & Career Services can connect you to a job board, career fairs and the online Career Coach database.


Pellissippi State alumni are eligible for discounts at the following businesses:


Alumni Resources

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Pellissippi State Distinguished Alumni

Each year, we recognize one of our outstanding alumni for significant professional achievement, service to the community and support of the College and the Pellissippi State Foundation. These alumni are nominated by their peers and recognized each spring. To nominate an alum for the Distinguished Alumni Award complete the Nomination Form and a recommendation letter.

Nominees must have earned an associate degree from Pellissippi State, must be distinguished in their profession or life’s work, and be active in their community.

Congratulations to our previous Distinguished Alumni!

Marilyn Harper
Class of 1994
Pellissippi State Community College Associate Professor

Vrondelia “Ronni” Chandler
Class of 1994
Project GRAD Executive Director

Trevis Gardner
Class of 1991
Vice President of Operations, Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority

Rhonda Lee
Class of 2004

Tracie Livesay
Class of 1995

Terry Sisk
Class of 1976

Contact Us

Angela Pugh
Development Coordinator