Dr. Catherine Edwards

Dr. Catherine Edwards is a retired third generation educator with forty years of educational experience as a teacher and administrator. Dr. Edwards retired from Unicoi County High School as assistant principal. She resides in Elizabethton and is married to Scott Bunton, a retired Carter County educator. They reside along-side of hole number 3 on the Elizabethton golf course. Dr. Edwards is the choir director at First United Methodist Church in Elizabethton.

    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