Anita Kilbourne-Greer

Anita Kilbourne-Greer is a native of Gate City, Virginia. She received her B.A. degree in communication arts from Carson Newman College and her M.Ed. degree in counseling from East Tennessee State University. She began her counseling career as a student assistance counselor in the Bristol Tennessee City School System through Frontier Health. She went on to work as an outpatient therapist and, later, as the program coordinator for the Children’s Advocacy Center of Sullivan County. She served as a children’s minister in Weber City, VA. before joining the Niswonger i3 counseling team as a college and career counselor in Sullivan County.  Anita now serves as Associate Director of NiswongerCare.

    The Niswonger Foundation was established in 2001 to make a positive and sustainable difference in education in Northeast Tennessee. This dream was envisioned by Scott M. Niswonger, who founded Landair Transport, Inc. and Forward Air Corporation. These companies were the first two Greeneville-based companies to be taken public in the history of Greene County, Tennessee. Jointly, the companies have combined annual revenue of over one-billion-dollars and employ more than 5000 people.


    223 North Main Street
    P.O. Box 1508
    Greeneville, TN 37744


    (423) 820-8181


    (423) 588-5933