"Everything about Dr. Mayberry indicates his commitment to excellence, and we think that commitment is well reflected in the College of Business and the university" - Dr. Angelo Volpe, President, Tennessee Tech University.
The Mayberry Chair of Excellence is named for Dr. William Eugene Mayberry of Cookeville, Tennessee. Dr. Mayberry is a Tennessee Tech alumnus and a former member of the board of trustees and former CEO of the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. Dr. Mayberry received his M.D. from the University of Tennessee. He was chosen as the chair’s namesake because of his outstanding achievements and his close ties to Tennessee Tech and the Upper Cumberland region of Tennessee.