It’s such an honor to be Eric’s (student since 2017) sister. This school and the opportunities its given him are phenomenal. To watch him grow, thrive and come out of his shell has been the most rewarding thing for me to watch. Thank you Trousdale for your dedication to these students.

Sam P., Sister

Our Team

Jim Whetmore, IT Coordinator

Jim Whetmore, IT Coordinator

Jim began at Trousdale School in 2012. He is responsible for the implementation, monitoring and maintenance of the IT systems.  He teaches the technology classes and is a job coach. He also assists in writing, math, correspondence, art, and vocational lab.  Jim has a degree in Applied Technology, a Black Belt in the Wadō-ryū Karate and an Archery Field Instructor Level 2 certification from the NFAA.  Before working at the Trousdale School, Jim spent ten years working at Camp Lookout.

Jim lives in Harrison, Tennessee, with his wife, Cherelle, and their three children, Nelly, Wendy, and Finn. In his free time, Jim enjoys reading with his children, playing games on his computer, and cooking out in the backyard with his family.