Mayor Tera Fortenberry
Tera Fortenberry was elected as Mayor of Crossville on August 23, 2016. She took office on December 7, 2016. She has deep ties in our small town. She is a local business owner. Her children either graduated from or are currently enrolled in Crossville High School. She says, "In short, I am established here, invested here, and have every intention of living in Crossville for the rest of my life."
During her tenure as mayor, she hopes to find real solutions to dissolve Crossville's issues and push growth in our town's many local businesses. She would also work to see growth in our infrastructure, schools, and recreation facilities.
"I am fully aware that Rome wasn't built in a day. I know that sustainable growth doesn't happen quickly but rather it evolves over a period of time. I want to participate in finding solutions and making Crossville better."