• Posts Tagged ‘Interview’

    Interview with Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett

    by  • December 19, 2013 • Uncategorized

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    Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett welcomes me into his office with a casual “What’s up?” and a fist bump. On the wall of his office in the City-County Building, opposite the large windows overlooking the Tennessee River, is a framed six foot by ten foot American flag. The flag is yellowing with age and...

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    Interviewing Convention Co-Chair Joe Thompson

    by  • August 14, 2013 • Uncategorized

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    I don’t normally get nervous interviewing people. I have done broadcasts for ESPN and have asked questions to some of the most celebrated sports figures in the country, such as Steve Spurier. But this interview was different. The Medal of Honor Convention is a big deal for Knoxville, so telling stories about it is...

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    Behind the scenes: Interview with Knox County Mayor

    by  • July 25, 2013 • Uncategorized

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    Relaxed. I can’t think of a better word to describe the man who asked for a fist bump rather than a handshake when I first met him. I didn’t think he was unprofessional. Actually the opposite. It felt like he was greeting a friend and was excited to talk about something important to him....

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