51 Notable alumni of
Middle Tennessee State University

Middle Tennessee State University is 838th in the world, 319th in North America, and 297th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 51 notable alumni from Middle Tennessee State University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff. 2 individuals affiliated with Middle Tennessee State University won Nobel Prizes for Peace and in Economics.

  1. Amy Lee

    Amy Lee
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    singersinger-songwritermusiciancomposerrecord producer
    Biography

    Amy Lynn Hartzler is an American singer, songwriter, and pianist. She is the co-founder and lead vocalist of the rock band Evanescence. Alongside her contributions with the band, Lee has also participated on other musical projects including Nightmare Revisited and Muppets: The Green Album from Walt Disney Records. She has performed collaborations with artists such as Korn, Seether, and David Hodges. Lee composed the soundtrack to the films War Story (2014) and Indigo Grey: The Passage (2015) with cellist Dave Eggar, and the song "Speak to Me" for the film Voice from the Stone (2017). She possesses a mezzo-soprano vocal range.

  2. Sondra Locke

    Sondra Locke
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1944-2018 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    singerfilm directorautobiographerfilm actordirector
    Biography

    Sandra Louise Anderson, professionally known as Sondra Locke, was an American actress and director. She made her film debut in 1968 in The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She went on to star in such hit films as Willard, The Outlaw Josey Wales, The Gauntlet, Every Which Way but Loose, Bronco Billy, Any Which Way You Can and Sudden Impact. She worked often with Clint Eastwood, who was her companion for 14 years. She also directed four films, notably Impulse. Locke's autobiography, The Good, the Bad, and the Very Ugly: A Hollywood Journey, was published in 1997.

  3. Hillary Scott

    Hillary Scott
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    singer-songwritersongwritersinger
    Biography

    Hillary Dawn Scott-Tyrrell is an American singer and songwriter. She is the co-lead singer of Lady A, previously known as Lady Antebellum, a country music group that was formed in 2006, and is signed to Big Machine Records.

  4. Julien Baker

    Julien Baker
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1995-.. (age 27)
    Enrolled in Middle Tennessee State University
    Studied sound technology and literary studies
    Occupations
    guitaristsongwritersinger-songwritercomposer
    Biography

    Julien Rose Baker is an American singer and multi-instrumentalist. She has received widespread critical acclaim for her music, which often confronts issues of spirituality, addiction, mental illness, and human nature. In addition to her solo work, Baker is known as a member of the supergroup boygenius alongside Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus.

  5. Chely Wright

    Chely Wright
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    singer-songwritermusicianactivistautobiographersinger
    Biography

    Chely Wright is an American activist, author and country music artist. She initially rose to fame as a commercial country recording artist with several charting singles, including the number one hit, "Single White Female." She later became known for her role in LGBT activism after publicly coming out. She has since sold over 1,500,000 copies and 10,000,000 digital impressions to date in the United States.

  6. James M. Buchanan

    James M. Buchanan
    Awards
    Nobel Prize in Economics in 1986
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1919-2013 (aged 94)
    Occupations
    economistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    James McGill Buchanan Jr. was an American economist known for his work on public choice theory (included in his most famous work, co-authored with Gordon Tullock, The Calculus of Consent, 1962), for which he received the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1986. Buchanan's work initiated research on how politicians' and bureaucrats' self-interest, utility maximization, and other non-wealth-maximizing considerations affect their decision-making. He was a member of the Board of Advisors of The Independent Institute as well as of the Institute of Economic Affairs, a member (and for a time president) of the Mont Pelerin Society, a Distinguished Senior Fellow of the Cato Institute, and professor at George Mason University.

  7. Albert Arnold Gore

    Albert Arnold Gore
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1907-1998 (aged 91)
    Enrolled in Middle Tennessee State University
    Studied in 1932
    Occupations
    politicianlawyereducatorschool superintendent
    Biography

    Albert Arnold Gore Sr., sometimes known as simply Al Gore before the fame of his son, was an American politician who served as a U.S. Representative and a U.S. Senator for the Democratic Party from Tennessee. He was the father of Albert A. Gore Jr., the 45th vice president of the United States (1993–2001).

  8. John Peers

    John Peers
    Born in
    Australia Flag Australia
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    tennis player
    Biography

    John William Peers is an Australian professional tennis player who competed mainly on the ATP Challenger Tour both in singles and doubles until 2013, when he began to focus solely on doubles and began competing on the ATP World Tour.

  9. Kevin Byard

    Kevin Byard
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Kevin Leon Byard Jr. is an American football free safety for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Middle Tennessee. Byard was drafted by the Titans in the third round of the 2016 NFL Draft. In 2017, his second season in the NFL, he was selected to the Pro Bowl and the First Team All-Pro and was the co-leader for most interceptions throughout the season. Additionally, he led the NFL in takeaways with 10 (8 interceptions and 2 fumble recoveries).

  10. Natalie Prass

    Natalie Prass
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    singersinger-songwritercomposerguitarist
    Biography

    Natalie Jean Prass is an American singer-songwriter from Richmond, Virginia. Her self-titled debut album was released on January 27, 2015, through Spacebomb and Columbia Records.

  11. Dave Barnes

    Dave Barnes
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    singer-songwriterguitarist
    Biography

    David Mckee Barnes is an American musician, singer, and songwriter from Nashville, Tennessee. He has released eight studio albums, including two Christmas albums. His most recent full-length album, Who Knew It Would Be So Hard To Be Myself, was released February 9, 2018.

  12. Benny Cunningham

    Benny Cunningham
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Benjamin Corey Cunningham is a former American football running back. He played college football at Middle Tennessee State and was signed by the St. Louis Rams as an undrafted free agent in 2013.

  13. Alysha Clark

    Alysha Clark
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Alysha Angelica Clark is an American-Israeli professional basketball player who is currently a free agent in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). She was drafted in the second round of the 2010 WNBA draft by the San Antonio Silver Stars. In 2018, Clark won a championship with the Seattle Storm as they swept the Mystics in the 2018 WNBA Finals, and in 2020 won her second championship as the Storm swept the Las Vegas Aces. She was also League MVP in 2018 when her team CCC Polkowice (Basketball) of Poland in the Basket Liga Kobiet Basketball won that League's Championship. In 2019, she won a Ligue Féminine de Basketball championship with her French team, Lyon Asvel. She is known for her swarming defense and clutch shooting.

  14. Luke Laird

    Luke Laird
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    songwriterrecord producer
    Biography

    Luke Robert Laird is an American country music songwriter and producer. He has written over 20 number one Billboard singles, including Carrie Underwood's "So Small", "Temporary Home", and "Undo It"; Blake Shelton's "Gonna"; Sara Evans' "A Little Bit Stronger"; Rodney Atkins's "Take a Back Road"; Eric Church's "Drink in My Hand", "Give Me Back My Hometown", and "Talladega"; Little Big Town's "Pontoon"; Luke Bryan's "I See You" and "Fast"; Thomas Rhett's "T-Shirt"; Kenny Chesney's "American Kids"; Lady Antebellum's "Downtown"; and Jon Pardi's "Head Over Boots." He has also written and produced songs for Tim McGraw, Rascal Flatts, Kacey Musgraves, Toby Keith, Ne-Yo, John Legend, Darius Rucker, and many others.

  15. Erik Walden

    Erik Walden
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Erik Lashawn Walden is a former American football linebacker. He played college football at Middle Tennessee State and was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the sixth round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He also played for the Kansas City Chiefs, Miami Dolphins, Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts, Tennessee Titans, and Seattle Seahawks. With the Packers, he won Super Bowl XLV in 2010.

  16. Vernice Armour

    Vernice Armour
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    military officerhelicopter pilot
    Biography

    Vernice Armour is a former United States Marine Corps officer who was the first African-American female naval aviator in the Marine Corps and the first African American female combat pilot in the U.S. Armed Forces. She flew the AH-1W SuperCobra attack helicopter in the 2003 invasion of Iraq and eventually served two tours in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

  17. Bryce Brentz

    Bryce Brentz
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Bryce Everett Brentz is an American former professional baseball left fielder. He has played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Boston Red Sox. During the 2014 and 2016 seasons, he appeared in a total of 34 MLB games with Boston. He bats and throws right-handed, and is listed at 6 feet 0 inches (1.83 m) and 215 pounds (98 kg).

  18. Shawn Jones

    Shawn Jones
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Shawn Jones is an American-born Kosovan professional basketball player for Anwil Włocławek of the Polish Basketball League. He played college basketball for Middle Tennessee State University, where he was named the Conference USA Men's Basketball Player of the Year in 2014.

  19. Bill Boner

    Bill Boner
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    politicianteacher
    Biography

    William Hill Boner is a Tennessee educator and former Democratic politician. He was the third mayor of the Metropolitan government of Nashville and Davidson County, serving from 1987 to 1991. He served in the U.S. House of Representatives, as the Representative from the 5th District of Tennessee, from 1979 to 1988.

  20. Bart Gordon

    Bart Gordon
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Enrolled in Middle Tennessee State University
    In 1971 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    Occupations
    politicianlobbyistlawyer
    Biography

    Barton Jennings "Bart" Gordon is an American lawyer and former U.S. Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district, serving from 1985 until 2011. The district includes several rural areas and fast-growing suburbs east of Nashville. He was Chairman of the House Committee on Science and Technology from 2007 until 2011. He is a member of the Democratic Party. He announced on December 14, 2009, that he would not seek re-election in 2010.

  21. James Wade Jr

    James Wade Jr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    James Wade, known as Coco, is an American-French basketball head coach for the Chicago Sky of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Wade was the 2019 WNBA Coach of the Year. Before guiding stars like Diamond DeShields, Courtney Vandersloot, Allie Quigley, Seimone Augustus, Maya Moore, Sylvia Fowles, Lindsay Whalen, and Shao Ting, he was previously an assistant basketball coach for the Minnesota Lynx of the WNBA and for UMMC Ekaterinburg of the Euroleague and Russian Premier Basketball League. He is a former professional basketball player, having played his entire professional career in Europe.

  22. Zac Curtis

    Zac Curtis
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    professional baseball player
    Biography

    Zachary Aaron Curtis, is an American former professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Arizona Diamondbacks, Seattle Mariners, Philadelphia Phillies, and Texas Rangers.

  23. John W. Hendrix

    John W. Hendrix
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    John Walter Hendrix is a retired United States Army four-star general who served as Commander, United States Army Forces Command from 1999 to 2001.

  24. James Percy Priest

    James Percy Priest
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1900-1956 (aged 56)
    Occupations
    politicianteacherjournalist
    Biography

    James Percy Priest was an American teacher, journalist and politician who represented Tennessee in the United States House of Representatives from 1941 until his death.

  25. Jess Neely

    Jess Neely
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1898-1983 (aged 85)
    Occupations
    head coachAmerican football player
    Biography

    Jesse Claiborne Neely was an American football player and a baseball and football coach. He was head football coach at Southwestern University (now Rhodes College) from 1924 to 1927, at Clemson University from 1931 to 1939 and at Rice University from 1940 to 1966, compiling a career college football record of 207–176–19. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1971.

  26. Frédéric Niemeyer

    Frédéric Niemeyer
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    tennis playertennis coach
    Biography

    Frédéric Niemeyer is a Canadian retired, professional tennis player and current tennis coach at Tennis Canada.

  27. Reggie Upshaw

    Reggie Upshaw
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1995-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Reginald Eugene Upshaw Jr. is an American basketball player for Hapoel Tel Aviv of the Israeli Premier League. He competed in college for Middle Tennessee State University.

  28. John Wheeler

    John Wheeler
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    singersongwriter
    Biography

    John Wheeler is an American musician, songwriter and music producer. While he is best known as the creator and frontman of the internationally-known "Rockgrass" band Hayseed Dixie, Wheeler also performs solo and has produced and performed on albums by many other artists. He is the 2nd cousin of bluegrass music pioneer, Lester Flatt. An avid motorcycle enthusiast, Wheeler has ridden a motorcycle on every tour since 2006, logging over 200,000 miles (320,000 kilometers) across Europe and the United States.

  29. Josh Robbins

    Josh Robbins
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    talent agentHIV activist
    Biography

    Joshua W. Robbins is an American HIV/AIDS activist, blogger, talent agent, writer, and social media marketer. His work has been featured on The Advocate, Human Rights Campaign, Healthline, POZ and a myriad of additional publications. Robbins was named to the POZ 100 List in 2013.

  30. Rick Insell

    Rick Insell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    basketball coach
    Biography

    Rick Insell is the current head coach for the Middle Tennessee State University women's basketball team. He was the head coach of the Shelbyville Central High School girls' basketball team for 28 seasons. Coach Insell compiled a record of 775–148 (.840) and won 10 state championships and won, a Tennessee record, 110 straight games. Insell was inducted into the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame in 2017.

  31. Brice Long

    Brice Long
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    singer-songwriter
    Biography

    William Brice Long is an American country music singer-songwriter. Signed to Columbia Records in 2005, Long charted one single on the Billboard country chart that year: "Anywhere but Here", which was also released by Chris Cagle a year later. In addition, Long co-wrote Gary Allan's 2004 Number One single "Nothing On but the Radio", Jon Pardi's Number One single "Heartache on the Dance Floor" and Randy Houser's singles "Anything Goes" and "Like a Cowboy".

  32. Andreas Siljeström

    Andreas Siljeström
    Born in
    Sweden Flag Sweden
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    tennis player
    Biography

    Andreas Siljeström is a Swedish professional tennis player who specializes in doubles. He has a career doubles high-ranking of 57 (achieved on May 14, 2012).

  33. Charles M. Robinson

    Charles M. Robinson
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    music video directorvideo editor
    Biography

    Charles Mariano Robinson is a music video and commercial director, and musician. Robinson is known for shooting videos for artists such as Waka Flocka, Young Buck, and Shawty Lo.

  34. Tim Blue

    Tim Blue
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Tim Blue is an American professional basketball player, who lastly played for Antibes Sharks of the French LNB Pro A. Blue usually plays as power forward or small forward. In his professional career, he has played in the Netherlands, Germany, Finland and France.

  35. Lisa-Marie Woods

    Lisa-Marie Woods
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Lisa-Marie Woods is a Norwegian professional football midfielder. She is currently playing at Asheville City SC of the Women's Premier Soccer League as a forward. She has previously played for Asker SK and LSK Kvinner in the Toppserien FC Indiana & Ottawa Fury in North America's USL W-League as well as Kolbotn, Stabæk, and Fortuna Hjørring in Denmark's Elitedivisionen, BIIK Kazygurt in the Kazakhstani women's football championship, and Perth Glory in Australia's W-League.

  36. Perrin Buford

    Perrin Buford
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Perrin Buford is an American professional basketball player for Shimane Susanoo Magic of the B.League. He played college basketball at Middle Tennessee.

  37. Bob Tillman

    Bob Tillman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1937-2000 (aged 63)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    John Robert Tillman was an American professional baseball player. He played in Major League Baseball as a catcher for the Boston Red Sox (1962–67), New York Yankees (1967), and Atlanta Braves (1968–70). He threw and batted right-handed, stood 6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m) tall and weighed 205 pounds (93 kg).

  38. Houston Fancher

    Houston Fancher
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    basketball coach
    Biography

    Houston Fancher is an American basketball coach, previously the interim head coach of the Charlotte 49ers men's basketball team. Prior to that, he worked for four years at Tennessee, and the last two as the Director of Basketball Operations. From 2000 to 2009, he was the men's head basketball coach of the Mountaineers at Appalachian State University. His first two seasons saw his team go 11–20, and 10–18, respectively. The following season, 2002–03, his team went 19–10, and Fancher was named the Southern Conference Coach of the Year. In the 2006–07 season, his squad won a school record 25 games, but failed to make the NCAA Tournament, instead garnering Appalachian's first National Invitation Tournament (NIT) berth instead. On March 16, 2009 Fancher resigned as head coach following a disappointing 2008–09 season.

  39. Marynell Meadors

    Marynell Meadors
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    basketball coach
    Biography

    Marynell Meadors is an American women's basketball coach at the college and professional level. She most recently served as head coach and general manager of the Atlanta Dream of the Women's National Basketball Association and was one of the original eight head coaches when the WNBA started in 1997.

  40. Brooke Barrettsmith

    Brooke Barrettsmith
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    singer-songwritercomposerpianistguitarist
    Biography

    Brooke Barrettsmith is a singer, songwriter, and musician originally from Spring Grove, Illinois. She was a former contestant of the reality television show American Idol during its 5th season in 2005–2006.

  41. Ashley Eicher

    Ashley Eicher
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestant
    Biography

    Ashley Eicher is a host, producer, podcaster and storyteller. She is the host of Guest List Radio with Ashley Eicher on Apple Music. She is the co-host and co-founder of the All Our Favorite People Podcast with Ashley Eicher and Hunter Kelly. Conversations from the podcast have been featured on People.com, Billboard.com, ET Canada, CMT.com, PopCulture.com, CMA Close Up, Nashville Lifestyles and more.

  42. Rodney D. Bennett

    Rodney D. Bennett
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    academic
    Biography

    Dr. Rodney D. Bennett is the current President of the University of Southern Mississippi. Bennett received his Bachelor of Science in Mass Communication, Master of Education, and Education Specialist degrees from Middle Tennessee State University and earned his Ed.D. from Tennessee State University in Educational Administration. Bennett served as Vice President for Student Affairs at the University of Georgia, and in 2013 Bennett was appointed the 10th President of the University of Southern Mississippi. Shortly after his appointment, the Hattiesburg campus of the University of Southern Mississippi was struck by an EF4 tornado, which did not involve any loss of life due to a students' break for Mardi Gras holiday. In 2017, William Carey University, also located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, was struck by a tornado, and Bennett's leadership in providing temporary space at the University of Southern Mississippi later resulted in him being honored with a doctor of humane letters, honoris causa, from William Carey.

  43. Rupert Smith

    Rupert Smith
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1897-1959 (aged 62)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Rupert McAdoo "Rupe" Smith was an American football and baseball player from Tennessee. Smith was the leading scorer on Dan McGugin's 1921 Vanderbilt Commodores football team which shared a Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association (SIAA) title.

  44. Janet Amponsah

    Janet Amponsah
    Born in
    Ghana Flag Ghana
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    athletics competitor
    Biography

    Janet Amponsah is a Ghanaian sprinter. She represented her country at the 2013 World Championships without qualifying for the semifinals. She won medals in the 4 × 100 metres relay at two African Championships and at the 2010 Commonwealth Games. She was selected as Ghana's flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games and voted the 2015 Ghanaian Female Athlete of the Year. She missed the 2015 World Championships in China due to problems with her entry visa. At the 2016 Olympics, she competed in the 200 m and 4 × 100 m relay events.

  45. Ken Roberts

    Ken Roberts
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Kenneth Elwin Roberts is an American former professional baseball pitcher, who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) with the Colorado Rockies and Philadelphia Phillies. He made his big league debut with the Rockies, on May 3, 2015.

  46. James Patrick Sutton

    James Patrick Sutton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1915-2005 (aged 90)
    Enrolled in Middle Tennessee State University
    Studied in 1939
    Occupations
    politicianbroker
    Biography

    James Patrick Sutton was an American politician and a member of the United States Congress from Tennessee.

  47. Doug Holder

    Doug Holder
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Doug Holder is a Republican politician who served as a member of the Florida House of Representatives from 2006 to 2014, representing the 70th District from 2006 to 2012, and the 74th District, which included Englewood, North Port, and Venice in Sarasota County, from 2012 to 2014. He was a candidate for the Florida Senate in 2018 but lost in the Republican primary.

  48. Tony L. Cothron

    Tony L. Cothron
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Rear Admiral Tony Lee Cothron was the Director of Intelligence for the Chief of Naval Operations and the 62nd Director of Naval Intelligence.

  49. Shane Reeves

    Shane Reeves
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Shane Reeves is an American businessman, pharmacist and politician who is the State Senator for the 14th District of Tennessee, which is composed of Bedford County, Moore County, Lincoln County, Marshall County, and part of Rutherford County. Reeves campaigned as a conservative Republican in the Tennessee State Senate District 14 Special Election in 2018. The special election was mandated because of a vacant seat created by Jim Tracy's acceptance of Tennessee Director for Rural Development with the Trump Administration. Jim Tracy endorsed Shane Reeves. Prior to entering politics, Reeves co-owned Reeves-Sain Drug Store in Murfreesboro, TN, and after selling in 2015, he founded Twelvestone Health Partners in 2016.

  50. Lowell Russell

    Lowell Russell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Larry Lowell Russell is a Republican member of the Tennessee House of Representatives for the 21st district, encompassing parts of Loudon County and Monroe County.

  51. Caia Morstad

    Caia Morstad
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Biography

    Caia Morstad is a Canadian athlete who was a competitive volleyball player and Calgary Stampede Princess. She has played volleyball for the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders, University of Saskatchewan Huskies, and the SAIT Trojans. She has also played beach volleyball, competing in the 2001 Canada Games, on behalf of Saskatchewan.