Robin C. Shepherd

ROBIN SHEPHERD has served as Chief Financial Officer of The Niswonger Group since February, 2006. She previously served as Director of Corporate Accounting for Unaka Company, Incorporated in Tennessee and South Carolina. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Tusculum University.

She serves as President of Greene LEAF, a Greene County Educational Foundation. She is a Board member and Secretary of the Niswonger Performing Arts Center Governing Board in Greeneville, Tennessee and Secretary of Purdue Aviation in Lafayette, Indiana. She is a member of the Free Will Baptist Family Ministries Advisory Council; The Hope Center of Greeneville Advisory and Mosheim Central United Methodist Church, where she serves as Chair of the Church Council and educator for the children and adult classes.  She volunteers with Gifts for Kids of Greene County.

Robin is married to Ricky Shepherd and they reside in Greene County.

    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