Thom Benson

Director of External Affairs
at the Tennessee Aquarium

PR & communication

Rob Bullard

Tennessee & Cumberland Rivers Program Director at
The Nature Conservancy

Factual expertise & communication

Chase Brasher

Education Coordinator at the
River Discovery Center

PR & communication

Enzo Fath

Water quality analysis

Leo Fath

Photographer & swim partner

Nicola Fath

Support

Anna George

Vice President of Conservation Science and Education at the
Tennessee Aquarium

Fish expertise & public outreach

Morgan Gilman

Marketing Manager at
Tennessee State Parks

PR & communication

George Grice

Post-baccalaureate intern
at the University of the South

Support boat captain & staff scientist

Julie Harris

Executive Director of the
River Discovery Center

Project preparation & planning

Cindy Hassil

Development Director at
Ijams Nature Center

Project preparation & planning

Randy Hedgepath

State Naturalist at
Tennessee State Parks

PR & communication

Juri Jander

Graduate student at
Furtwangen University

Water quality sampling & analysis

Dörte Kanzler

Research associate at
Furtwangen University

Water quality sampling & analysis

Paul Kingsbury

Director of Communications at
The Nature Conservancy

PR & communication

Konrad Knoll

Helper

Marion Knoll

Logistics

Martin Knoll

Professor of Geology and Hydrology at the
University of the South

Project co-director with Andreas Fath

Zolon Knoll

Swim partner

Clark Lupton

Post-baccalaureate intern
at the University of the South

Chase car driver & staff scientist

David Maleham

Mobile home driver

Scarlett Maleham

Water quality analysis

Anna Money

Logistics & cooking

Karin Money

Logistics & cooking

Jutta Neumann

Press Relations Officer at
Furtwangen University

PR & communication

Philipp Nußbaum

Graduate student at the
University of Georgia

Web development & social media

Casey Phillips

Communications Specialist
at the Tennessee Aquarium

PR & communication

Jennifer Roder

Education Director at
Ijams Nature Center

Project preparation & planning

Chris Van de Ven

Landscape Analysis Lab Manager and Instructor at the
University of the South

Project preparation & planning

Hannah Verity

Communications intern at
The Nature Conservancy

PR & communication

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