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Meet Russ Brewer

County Commissioner

Russ Brewer was elected to his first term representing the 18th District located in the city limits of Lawrenceburg. He ran unopposed and was elected in August of 2014. He was re-elected in 2018.

Russ is the son of Barbara Brewer and the late Chuck Brewer. He is the father to two MTSU students, Ivey and Whit Brewer. Russ graduated from Lawrence County High School in 1992 and attended the University of Mississippi. After returning to Lawrence County, he was in real estate appraisals and sales before becoming employed at a local bank. He is an Honorable Graduate of the Tennessee School of Banking located at Vanderbilt. Currently, he is employed in management for a local business.

Russ is an active advocate in the community of Lawrence County. Some of his accomplishments include, Leadership Lawrence County and Lawrenceburg Kiwanis Club in which he served as President and was elected as Kiwanian of the Year. For Lawrence County High School, he serves as a board member for the CatBackers Football Booster Club and is the public address announcer at football and basketball games. Russ believes that youth sports are vital to small communities, thus served one year as the President of the Lawrenceburg Little League.