Ed Brantley is serving his first term as 11th District Knox County Commissioner “At-Large”. Ed believes the number one thing a commissioner should do is listen to the residents of Knox County, and he is dedicated to voting his constituents wishes.
Ed Brantley recently retired after over 40 years on the radio. He was on WIVK Radio for 27 years, the host of the show Sound-off, Manager of Citadel Broadcasting, and co-host of the Ed and Bob Show on WNOX.
Commissioner Brantley has always been active in his community. He started the Coats for the Cold Campaign, the Knoxville Award, and other projects that have helped the citizens of Knox County. Ed has also served with the United Way, the Boys and Girls Club and the Senior Citizens Home Assistance Service.
Ed Brantley was born and raised in Knox County. He and his wife Linda have 4 children and 3 grandchildren. Ed and Linda reside in West Knox County.