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Samuel Hollis Edwards

Samuel Hollis Edwards, American lawyer, urban/regional planner. Bar: Tennessee, 1991, United States District Court (middle district), Tennessee, 1992. Member American Bar Association, American Institute Certified Planners, American Planning Association, Tennessee Bar Association, Nashville Bar Association.

Background

  • Edwards, Samuel Hollis was born on April 13, 1950 in Lebanon, Tennessee, United States. Son of Hollis Elverton and Aggie Rhea Edwards.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Middle Tennessee State University, 1972. Master of Public Administration, University Tennessee, 1976. Juris Doctor, Nashville School Law, 1991.

    Career

    • Transportation planner Department Transportation, Nashville, 1972-1976. Planning director Wilson County/Lebanon Planning Office, 1977-1986. Deputy executive director Greater Nashville Regional Council, 1986—2004, legal counsel, since 1991, executive director, since 2004.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Tennessee, 1991, United States District Court (middle district), Tennessee, 1992.

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, American Institute Certified Planners, American Planning Association, Tennessee Bar Association, Nashville Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Debra Joyce Edwards, August 19, 1972. Children: Rebecca Joyce Sellars, Samantha Leigh Granstaff.
    • father: Hollis Elverton
    • mother: Aggie Rhea Edwards
    • spouse: Debra Joyce Edwards
    • children: Rebecca Joyce Sellars Edwards
    • Samantha Leigh Granstaff Edwards
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    Born April 13, 1950
    (age 67)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Mid. Tennessee State University
    • 1976
      University Tennessee
    • 1991
      Nashville School Law
    • 1972 - 1976
      Transportation planner Department Transportation
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1977 - 1986
      planning director, Wilson County/Lebanon Planning Office