EMPLOYMENT

  • PYA / Director of Business Alliances / Knoxville, TN / 2020 - present
  • KNOX COUNTY / Commissioner, At-Large / Knoxville, TN / 2018 - present
  • TRAMEC HOLDINGS - TRAMEC, LLC / Director / Iola, KS / 2014 - present
  • EMAGINE MEDIA / Non-Executive Director / Waterford, Ireland / 2019 - present
  • RANDOM ACTS OF FLOWERS / Founder, CEO / Knoxville, TN (+ national) / 2008 - 2020
  • DOGWOOD ENTERTAINMENT / President, Executive Producer / Knoxville, TN & Los Angeles, CA / 2008 - 2016
  • DOUBLEJAY CREATIVE / President, Producer, Director / Knoxville, TN / 2005 - 2010
  • CARSON NEWMAN UNIVERSITY / Adjunct Professor / Jefferson City, TN / 2006 - 2007
  • RIVR MEDIA / Supervising Producer, Director / Knoxville, TN / 2002 - 2005
  • FRAME 10 PRODUCTIONS / Producer, Business Development Manager / Los Angeles, CA / 2000 - 2002
  • (VARIOUS FILM STUDIOS) / Independent Entertainment Production Contractor / Dallas, TX & Los Angeles, CA / 1996 - 2000
  • KNOXVILLE IN-LINE HOCKEY LEAGUE / Founder, Executive Director / Knoxville, TN / 1993 - 1998
  • BIJOU THEATER CENTER / Production Manager / Knoxville, TN / 1996 - 1998
  • THOMPSON-BOLING ARENA / Lighting Crew / Knoxville, TN / 1994 - 1997
  • McGUFFY'S RESTAURANT / Server / Knoxville, TN / 1994 - 1995
  • HANNAH'S CAFE / Bartender, Server / Knoxville, TN / 1995
  • POLAR BAR & GRILL / Server / Knoxville, TN 1994 - 1995
  • TENNESSEE PICTUREMAN / Production Manager, Event Photographer / Knoxville, TN / 1993 - 1995
  • CLARENCE BROWN THEATER @ UTK / Stage & Scene Shop Assistant / Knoxville, TN / 1992 - 1994
  • PRO AUDIO DISC JOCKEYS / Special Events Emcee / Knoxville, TN / 1992 - 1994
  • WUTK-FM 90.3 / On-Air Personality / Knoxville, TN / 1992 - 1993
  • PULASKI DINNER THEATER / Lighting Designer / Syracuse, NY / 1992
  • (SELF EMPLOYED) / House Painter / Syracuse, NY & Chattanooga, TN / 1991 - 1992
  • CHATTANOOGA LITTLE THEATER / Scene Shop Assistant / Chattanooga, TN / 1991
  • DENNY'S RESTAURANT / Line Cook / Syracuse, NY / 1991
  • SAL'S FISH FRY / Line Cook / Syracuse, NY / 1990 - 1992
  • ARBY'S / Cashier / Syracuse, NY / 1990
  • CICERO COUNTRY PIZZA / Busboy, Dishwasher / Syracuse, NY / 1989

 

EDUCATION

  • Consortium for Social Enterprise Effectiveness / 2014
  • M.B.A. / University of Tennessee / 2012
  • Leadership Knoxville / 2008
  • Introduction Knoxville / 2006
  • B.A. / University of Tennessee / 1998

 

AWARDS

  • Knoxville Business Journal's Healthcare Hero
  • Sertoma Service to Mankind Award
  • Emmy Award / National Television Academy
  • PRSA Community Service Award
  • TN Governor's Volunteer Spirit Award
  • Garden Clubs of America Civic Improvement Commendation
  • ETN PBS Be More Award
  • DAR National Conservation Medal
  • (Various Ent. Industry Awards) 10 Telly / 2 Addy / 2 Davey
  • Knoxville News Sentinel's 40 Under 40