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Front Page - Friday, August 5, 2022

Newsmakers: WTCI PBS appoints new board chair

WTCI PBS named Daniel Fell chair of the governing board during the July 2022 meeting of the Greater Chattanooga Public Television Corporation board of directors. Fell is a senior strategist and consultant for UnitedHealth Group’s Optum.

An early Chattanooga entrepreneur, Fell co-founded the marketing and advertising company Daniel+Douglas+Norcross in 1992 in the Chattanooga Business Development Center on Cherokee Boulevard.

In 2006, the firm merged with the Richmond, Virginia-based Neathawk Dubuque & Packett, where Fell served as its president and CEO until 2019.

Fell became a member of WTCI’s board of directors in 2018 and served on the executive committee in 2021-2022.

Surgeon Craig joins Chattanooga Heart Institute

Cardiothoracic surgeon John Craig has joined The Chattanooga Heart Institute. Craig earned his medical degree from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Memphis, where he also completed a general surgery residency and a vascular surgery fellowship.

Craig completed a cardiothoracic surgery fellowship at Harvard Medical School’s Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He specializes in all aspects of cardiac surgery and has more than a decade of experience as a cardiothoracic surgeon.

The Chattanooga Heart Institute offers seven locations in Tennessee and North Georgia. Craig will practice at the office located at 2501 Citico Ave. in Chattanooga.

Learn more at chattanoogaheart.com and call 423 697-2000 to schedule an appointment.