The Fountain City Business and Professional Association meeting is coming up on Wednesday, June 12th.

Special Notice: For the month of June (only) we will be meeting in the “Ministry Center” room. There will be signs and help to get to the Ministry Center (which is just past our normal meeting space).

  • Please plan to arrive by 11:45.
  • Lunch will be from 11:45-12:15
  • Introductions begin promptly at 12.00
  • RSVP is encouraged

Speaker: Deputy Chief Whited | Knox County Rescue

Topic:  Technical Rescue Services

When: Wednesday, June 12th.

Time: 11:45am – 1:00pm (arrive between 11:45 – 12:00 to sign in and begin lunch)

Where: Central Baptist Church 5364 North Broadway Knoxville, TN 37918

*For detailed directions email:

Central Baptist Church
5364 North Broadway
Knoxville, TN 37918
(865) 688-2421

Park in parking lot cornering Gresham / Lynnwood.
Enter Church at double doors.
Go down 1 flight of stairs and turn (L) left.
Go down 1 more flight of stairs into the fellowship hall.
*** Gresham St. is a ONE-WAY St., please do not travel down toward Broadway.

Who: Members and Guests are welcome! *Please bring/tell a friend or two!

Cost: $10.00 to attend the meeting, lunch is included.
*If paying by check, make check payable to “FCBPA.” We accept credit/debit cards!
**Lunches are limited to first come first serve.

R.S.V.P: RSVP appreciated (but not required) by emailing or by responding to the current facebook event.

Speaker Info:
Deputy Chief Whited has been a member of Knox County Rescue since 1987. He has spent many years educating emergency service agencies with the wide-ranging aspects of technical rescue. In addition to serving as Deputy Chief, he is also the Executive Director for Knox County Rescue. He is a past Chief for KCR, and he has held several positions within the Organization. furthermore, he has assisted with the development of East Tennessee’s Search and Rescue Task Force, has served as Vice Chairman of the Local Emergency Planning Commission and is an instructor for technical rescue services including structural collapse, vehicle rescue, and rope rescue.