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lawyer , urban/regional planner

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.

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