Since 1905, McCallie men have left the Ridge and gone on to do amazing things. They represent McCallie with Honor, Truth, and Duty in numerous fields.
Below is a list of some of our most notable alumni. This list includes national politicians, artists of great renown, scientists credited with new discoveries, media moguls, hard working athletes, and sharp businessmen. This list is constantly growing as McCallie alumni are always accomplishing new things.
Criteria for inclusion is as follows:
1. Politics - U.S. congressman or other federal elected office.
2. Business - led a Fortune 500 company.
3. Athletics - professional athlete in the starting lineup, major award winner, or Olympian.
3. Arts and Music - winner of an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar or Tony award (or worked closely with an award-winning artist).
4. Science - holds a patent for invention or credited with the discovery of a species.
5. Local business - founded or grew a major company in Chattanooga.
6. Media - Pulitzer Prize winner or on-air personality of a major television network.