Who We Are

Tennessee Valley Canoe Club is a 501(c)7 non profit organization of 400+ members based in Chattanooga, TN.

Read the club’s bylaws.

Our Mission

The Tennessee Valley Canoe Club brings together those interested in canoeing, kayaking and related activities; increases the knowledge, safety and appreciation of paddle sports for those who are interested; and supports conservation and preservation of recreational waterways.

Club Activities Include
  • Whitewater and flatwater kayak and canoe training.
  • Whitewater and flatwater river trips for all skill levels.
  • Water safety and rescue training.
  • Extended canoe and camping trips.
  • Annual and monthly meetings.
  • Community service.
Where to Send Mail

Tennessee Valley Canoe Club
P.O. Box 11582
Chattanooga, TN  37401
Phone: (423) 708-5460

Board PositionName of OfficerEmail
PresidentHeather Currypresident@tvccpaddler.com
Vice PresidentMeryl Starkvp@tvccpaddler.com
Assistant Vice PresidentRachel Romanassistantvp@tvccpaddler.com
TreasurerBG Smithtreasurer@tvccpaddler.com
SecretaryBetsy Westerfieldsecretary@tvccpaddler.com
Communications & Newsletter EditorDian Lawhorneditor@tvccpaddler.com
WebmasterTimothy Jordiwebmaster@tvccpaddler.com
River Conservation ChairMichelle Hollingsworthconservation@tvccpaddler.com
Safety ChairpersonPaul Moylesafety@tvccpaddler.com
Cruise Master I, Class II/III Pat Carvercm1@tvccpaddler.com
Cruise Master II, Class III/IVStacy Stonecm2@tvccpaddler.com
Cruise Master III, OvernightersCarolyn Randcm3@tvccpaddler.com
Cruise Master IV, Non-paddlingCat Vogelcm4@tvccpaddler.com
Cruise Master V, Flat WaterEric Flemingcm5@tvccpaddler.com
Committee Positions
Training ChairMike Shillingertraining@tvccpaddler.com
SUP CruisemasterAllison Hughescm6@tvccpaddler.com
QuartermasterRobert Haileqm@tvccpaddler.com
Ocoee RaceJen Maxwellocoee@tvccpaddler.com