Knoxville Area Employment Consortium's comprised of a group of individuals, agencies, and educational institutions with the shared goal of advocating for the employment of people with disabilities. KAEC works through these representatives and agencies to advocate for employment that utilizes the individual's abilities to the fullest to provide jobs with a living wage.

Mission Statement
Improving the lives of people with disabilities through inclusive employment promotion and support.
KAEC Strategic Plan
KAEC's vision is to advocate for a future where there is no disparity between the general employment rate and that of people with disabilities. We also advocate for people with disabilities to have the opportunity to work to their greatest potential while earning a living wage.