Good story about a good woman, doing good work. I'm not confident that Kentucky or Tennessee alone could attract sufficient attendance to host a similar, secular conference. But, a joint Kentucky-Tennessee Secular Conference - yes!
"The freethought community is growing in North Carolina and is set to hold its first conference, the Carolinas Secular Conference, in November. There, Amy Glenn will be honored as the inaugural Carolinas Freethinker of the Year in recognition of her activism in the state's secular community."