We plan and implement strategies for the controlled growth of Roane County’s economy as a unified voice representing the best Tennessee has to offer businesses, citizens and travelers.Visit Site
We bring growth-oriented businesses with strong ﬁscal discipline, infrastructure and workforce-ready people to East Tennessee.Visit Site
We attract travelers who seek unique heritage and the best outdoor recreational experiences to Roane County.Visit Site
We connect leaders and organizations for the beneﬁt of local and regional business growth.Visit Site
We empower leaders, parents and students to invest in education, so they are better prepared to fulﬁll the workforce opportunities of Roane County’s future.Visit Site
We offer natural beauty, historic charm and low-cost living, distinguishing Roane County as one of the best retirement destinations in the nation.Visit Site
The Labor Pipeline
Workforce & Education
With 75 years of history in advanced workforce development and achievement, Roane County means business in meeting current and emerging job requirements. Our Workforce Development Council connects businesses with educators in order to meet workforce needs, and area colleges and universities provide hundreds of degree programs.
A regional labor shed of almost half a million and more than area 70,000 students annually in post-secondary education programs gives employers a wide range of candidates for every type of job.