Jim Buchanan

Board of Commissioners
Title: Commissioner
Phone: 865-380-4795
Picture of Jim Buchanan

Elected Positions
Commissioner, City of Alcoa (Elected 2016)

Personal Accomplishments
Mr. James (Jim) F. Buchanan was recently elected as a Commissioner for the City of Alcoa, Tennessee. He and his wife Christy are the parents of Caroline and Fletcher. He was born in Grundy, Virginia but has lived all of his adult life in East Tennessee, the past 18 years being in the Springbrook Community of Alcoa.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Lincoln Me-morial University. He has worked in the composite industry for approximately thirty years, first with Brunswick Corporation and currently as the Regional Sales Manager for 3A Composites.

He enjoys golfing, hiking, fishing and snow skiing. He also enjoys supporting football and basketball at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville campus. He is a member of Alcoa First United Methodist Church where he serves on the Trustee Committee and teaches a Sunday Schools class for 1st and 2nd grade children.

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