Cove Ridge Education Council

The Education Council of the Cove Ridge Center Foundation and Advisory Board was re-created in 2016 to organize and plan the C.R.E.A.T.E. (Cove Ridge Educational Alliance for Teaching Experientially) Workshop for educators. The council meets about once a month at the Cove Ridge Center in Natural Tunnel State Park. If you are interested in being on the education council please email Gretchen Cope.


Dawn Williams - President

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Julie Bowen - Treasurer


April Addington - Secretary

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Michele Jessee

Felicia Rowland

Donna Rowlett

Lowell Fowler

Yvonne Wampler

Megan Krager

Park Representative

Gretchen Cope - Cove Ridge Center Director - Contact

2018 Workshop Documents

Flyer for Workshop 2018 Save the Date.pdf

Registration will last from August 1 to August 29, 2018.

Educators from Russell, Washington, Sullivan, Hawkins, Wise, Lee, Tazewell, and Scott Counties and the cities of Kingsport and Norton are welcome to register for this wonderful opportunity!

Old 2017 Workshop Documents

C.R.E.A.T.E. Workshop 2017.pdf
CREATE Registration Form.pdf