I am a sixth generation Roane County resident who represents District 2 on the County Commission. I am married to my wife of 14 years Hannah Ellis, and have a very active 13-year old son, Bryson. My wife and I are small business owners in the City of Harriman where, along with my family, we operate Hannah's Tanning Hut LLC, Ellis Auction Gallery INC and RoaneSports . A life-long resident and 1995 Harriman High School graduate I hold an Associates’ degree from the University of Phoenix and a Bachelors’ degree in Public Administration from Columbia Southern University. I was elected to serve as the Vice Chairman of the County Commission 2011-2013 and 2016-2018. I was recently elected to my third term on the Commission and currently serve s Chairman of the Commission. I was also elected by the 12th senatorial district to served at the State Executive Committieeman.