Daniel Leake // My Smart Garden
Daniel Leake is a local business owner and innovator. He’s using his food-service background technical expertise to teach even non-gardeners to grow food for themselves and others.
Sam Parfitt // The True Athlete Project
Sam Parfitt is the director of athletics at St.Peter’s School in Chattanooga, and the founder of The True Athlete Project. He is an NCAA Division I women’s tennis coach and three times British Tour winner. While playing college tennis, he created multiple holistic sports programs for which he won multiple public service awards. He has twice presented at the Muhammad Ali Center Athletes and Social Change Forum and has worked in diverse areas such as the House of Lords and national museums in the U.K.