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Jul 27, 2020

On this episode, Shelby County Board of Commissioners Chairman, Mark Billingsley is joined by Dr. Carol Johnson-Dean, Interim President at Lemoyne-Owen College, as they discuss:

  • The closing of college campuses in 2020 due to COVID-19.
  • The amazing ways in which Lemoyne-Owen College benefits the community in Memphis and...


Jul 6, 2020

On this episode, Shelby County Board of Commissioners Chairman, Mark Billingsley is joined by Jim Holt, President and CEO of Memphis in May International Festival. as they discuss:

  • The cancellation of Memphis In May in 2020 due to COVID-19.
  • The positive impact Memphis in May has on touring in Memphis and Shelby...


Jun 29, 2020

On this episode, Shelby County Board of Commissioners Chairman, Mark Billingsley is joined by Terri Freeman, President of The National Civil Rights Museum as they discuss:

  • The impact COVID-19 has had on the National Civil Rights Museum.
  • The symbolic importance of the National Civil Rights Museum amid national...


May 11, 2020

On this episode, Shelby County Board of Commissioners Chairman, Mark Billingsley is joined by Dr. Altha Stewart, Senior Associate Dean for Community Health Engagement at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center as they discuss:

  • The impact COVID-19 has had on the mental health of the youth in Shelby County
  • The...


May 6, 2020

On this episode, Shelby County Board of Commissioners Chairman, Mark Billingsley is joined by Kevin Kane, President and CEO of The Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau and President of its subsidiary MMG LLC. as they discuss:

  • The impact COVID-19 has had on tourism in the city of Memphis and Shelby County
  • The importance...