Dale Keasling

Dale Keasling, a native of Greene County, is chairman, president, and CEO of Home Federal Bank of Tennessee, based in Knoxville.  Deeply committed to the community, he serves or has served on a number of boards, including Friends of the Great Smoky Mountains, East Tennessee State University Foundation, The Salvation Army, Leadership Knoxville, United Way of Greater Knoxville, Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church, Dogwood Arts Festival, and Tennessee Bankers Association, to name only a few.  Among his recognitions are The National Conference of Christians and Jews Brotherhood Award, Rotarian of the Year, Boy Scouts of America's "The Silver Beaver Award", East Tennessee Business Hall of Fame, and East Tennessee State University College of Business Hall of Fame, 2006.