The Mayor’s Maker Council welcomes new members

Carol Z. Shane

Considering the fact that 2016, the makers and The Maker Town have been the priority of the Mayor’s Maker Council — a broad cross-part of the resourceful neighborhood that has illustration from neighborhood makers, arts and small business help companies, and town officials — all appointed by the mayor.

On Sunday, Sept. 19, at The Maker Metropolis Summit, 5 new associates ended up welcomed to the council.

Jonathan Clark

Multidisciplinary artist and activist Jonathan “Courageous” Clark is well-acknowledged to Knoxvillians as the executive/inventive director of The Carpetbag Theatre Inc. He’s a board member of the Community of Ensemble Theaters, co-chair of the board of directors of Alternate ROOTS, and was an inaugural member of the country’s to start with Intercultural Management Institute. Clark is keen to carry on his aid of nearby makers in nonetheless a different formal potential.

Jonathan Clark is one of the new members of the Mayor's Makers Council.

“I consider that we have an abundance of persons who have the proven keep track of record of producing a way out of no way at all. It is been reported of New York City, ‘if you can make it there, you can make it any where,’ but I believe that the identical is also correct right here in Knoxville. That is a testomony to the strength and fortitude of enterprises and makers who call Knoxville dwelling.”