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I Choose Memphis

Don Drinkard

I Choose Memphis: Don Drinkard

“I Choose Memphis” spotlights Memphians who are passionate about calling this community home. New Memphis Institute provides the profiles. I was born, raised and have lived in Memphis nearly all of my life. My parents did a fantastic job keeping me active growing up and instilling in me the importance …

Tomeka Hart

I Choose Memphis: Tomeka Hart

I Choose Memphis” spotlights Memphians who are passionate about calling this community home. New Memphis Institute provides the profiles.         …

I Choose Memphis: Kevin Woods

I Choose Memphis: Kevin Woods

I grew up in Bolivar, Tenn., a great small town; however, I have been in Memphis all of my adult life. I …

Mandy Chatellier

→ September 16, 2013

Memphis is a city full of proud residents who are passionate about calling this community home! New Memphis Institute partners with The Commercial …

I Choose Memphis: Dane Smith

Memphis is a city full of proud residents who are passionate about calling this community home! New Memphis Institute partners with The …

James Maclin 2

I Choose Memphis: James Maclin

I graduated from Covington High School in 1988 and chose to play football for the then-Memphis State University on a full scholarship …

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I Choose Memphis: Lauren Anderson

Name: Lauren Anderson Job: Associate of Development, Teach for America-Memphis Length of time living in Memphis: 20 years I am a proud …

Maria Lensing

I Choose Memphis: Maria Lensing

Memphis is a city full of proud residents who are passionate about calling this community home! New Memphis Institute partners with The Commercial …

Nika Jackson

I Choose Memphis: Nika Jackson

Memphis is a city full of proud residents who are passionate about calling this community home! New Memphis Institute partners with The Commercial …

Alison Henneberger

I Choose Memphis: Alison Henneberger

Memphis is a city full of proud residents who are passionate about calling this community home! New Memphis Institute partners with The …

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