Michael Grider

Knox County Representative

Michael Grider is a native East Tennesseean and Director of Communications for Knox County (TN) Government. He is an active community volunteer and avid bicycle commuter who enjoys spending time in Knoxville's historic neighborhoods and local businesses. Michael serves on the advisory board of the University of Tennessee's Clarence Brown Theatre, the Leadership Knoxville advisory council, and is a member of two Civitan clubs, one of which he served as charter-president. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and a former broadcast journalist.