S2E11: with the Mayor of Jackson Tennessee Scott Conger
Ask Alan! The Podcast
Mayor Scott Conger of Jackson, Tennessee, joins the show today to talk about what service to Jackson means to him. Mayor Conger was heavily influence by his grandfather, former Jackson Mayor Robert Conger. Scott sits at his grandfather's own mayor's desk today, and truly takes his responsibility of service extremely seriously. This is a really cool family story of improving one's community through generations. For video options, click the link below. https://youtu.be/4dznBLRpF6k
Scott Conger, mayor of Jackson, Tenn., follows three principles when navigating his role as a leader in local government: transparency, efficiency and inclusion. He is the third member of his family to serve as the mayor of Jackson and is passionate about giving back to his community. In this episode, Scott shares how he has learned to pivot at a moment’s notice, communicate more effectively and embrace patience while leading his community through a worldwide pandemic. Listeners are sure to enjoy hearing how he approaches criticism on social media and his advice for other leaders during this challenging time.
CheckIn: Jackson, Tennessee Mayor Scott Conger on COVID-19 and police reform
CheckIn by GovSight
CheckIn by GovSight. This week, GovSight Producer Sully Barrett checks in with Jackson, Tennessee Mayor Scott Conger on COVID-19's impact and police reform stemming from the Black Lives Matter movement.
We may have interviewed Scott Conger in 2015 about all his responsibilities with The United Way, but that ain't his only job. Today on the podcast, Kevin Adelsberger interviews this city councilman about his responsibilities making sure our city is kept in line and supported as it continues to grow and evolve.To learn more about the City Council, visit their website. Click here to listen to our first podcast with Scott Conger from 2015. Kevin Adelsberger and his wife Renae moved to Jackson for college (proud Union alumni) and have stayed ever since. Jackson has since taken hold of Kevin’s heart, and he looks forward to continuing to grow with the city. Kevin opened Adelsberger Marketing in 2014 and saw working with Our Jackson Home as a way that he could serve the city he loves. Kevin and Renae are members of First Baptist Church and volunteer with the youth group there and with Madison County CASA.Production, editing, and photography by Kevin Adelsberger. Subscribe to the Our Jackson Home Podcast via iTunes or RSS.
In this episode, we welcome Scott Conger from the United Way to our front porch. Mr. Conger is a Jacksonian who has made a career out of giving back to Jackson with community outreach and civic enrichment that are helping to make the town we all love an even more wonderful place to call home. Hosted by Jim Wilhelm and Kevin Adelsberger.To learn more about Scott Conger, visit his Twitter page. For more information on the United Way of Jackson, check out their website and Facebook page. For more about the City of Jackson’s Civic Master Plan, click here. After receiving his degree in theater from Union University in Jackson, Jim Wilhelm spent many years as a professional entertainer, writer, voiceover artist, actor, and comic in almost every state in the Union. Now he's back in Jackson and spreading the good word about the city we all love so much as one of the Co-Founders of Our Jackson Home.Kevin Adelsberger and his wife Renae moved to Jackson for college (proud Union alumni) and have stayed every since. Jackson has since taken hold of Kevin’s heart, and he looks forward to continuing to grow with the city. Kevin opened Adelsberger Marketing in 2014 and saw working with Our Jackson Home as a way that he could serve the city he loves. Kevin and Renae are members of First Baptist Church and volunteer with the youth group there and with Madison County CASA.Produced and edited by Jim Wilhelm. Header image by Kevin Adelsberger. Subscribe to the Our Jackson Home Podcast via iTunes or RSS.Permalink