Singer Lori Adams will be joining us performing "Sentimental Journey" and "Fly Me to the Moon".
Rep. John Hood will be narrating "Liberty Fanfane" by John Williams.
Representative John Hood served six terms as state representative from the 48th District, and continues to serve the state of Tennessee out of the Office of Community Engagement and Support at Middle Tennessee State University.
Hood worked at MTSU for 10 years, from 1966 to 1976, in development and later as administrative assistant to President Melvin G. Scarlett. In the Tennessee Legislature, he served as a member of the Finance, Ways & Means Committee, Education Committee, Higher Education Subcommittee and as vice chair of the Calendar & Rules Committee. Hood helped to facilitate the Regents Posters-at-the-Capitol program, which showcases undergraduate research at Tennessee universities. He also worked with several organizations to create an awareness of issues involving child abuse.
Hood retired from SunTrust Bank as vice president of marketing in 1996. He has worked as radio broadcaster, personnel manager and is a veteran of the United States Army, 1954-1956. He formerly served as member and chairman of the Murfreesboro City School Board, president of the Tennessee School Boards Association, president of the Murfreesboro/Rutherford County Cultural Arts Commission and president of the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce.
Currently, Hood serves as treasurer and board member of the Rutherford County Emergency Communications District (E-911). He also is a member of the board of directors for AAA AutoClub South and serves as chairman of the organizationís advisory board.