The Tennessee Center for Family Business is a diverse community of family business owners working together to grow our businesses through relationships, education, and successful leadership transition.


Support. Grow. Prepare. Celebrate Family Business in Tennessee.


  • Family
  • Servant Leadership
  • Integrity
  • Faith
  • Legacy
  • Respect of Others


  • Provide a community of family business peers who understand business, family and personal issues and seek to find solutions together
  • Help family business owners grow and prosper by addressing problems unique to family business
  • Facilitate relevant, educational seminars on topics of primary interest to family business including communications, family relationships, succession and estate planning, values, as well as conflict resolution
  • Prepare the next generation to assume leadership roles in their family business
  • Teach owners to become servant leaders to their family and business
The greatest legacy one can pass on to one’s children and grandchildren is not money or other material things accumulated in one’s life, but rather a legacy of character and faith.
— Billy Graham