This week on ‘Three Stores, Two Cotton Gins, One Remarkable Life,’ we’re joined by Haywood County Tennessee District 8 Commissioner Jeffery Richmond.
Hailing from the iconic ‘Tina Turner’s hometown,’ Commissioner Richmond shares his personal and inspiring journey into politics and government service, and his future goals.
In this episode Commissioner Richmond talks about:
● Roots and family: Richmond shares insights into his roots, the impact of his father’s death on his life, and his sister’s activism.
● Entry into politics: He discusses the driving force behind his decision, namely, to do more for his community.
● Role as Commissioner: He talks about past successes, contributions, and vision for the community’s betterment, and maybe ultimately running for mayor.
● Personal motivations: Richmond is honest about his determination, and his positivity in life, and he always believed he could be elected to public office and make a difference.
● Role model: He also talks about the importance of good role models, and how to be one.
Be inspired by his story and learn more about his work, and words of wisdom in this episode of Three Stores, Two Cotton Gins, One Remarkable Life: The Journey from There to Here.