Briant Berry announces for 5th District County Commission seat
Feb 23, 2014 | 759 views | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Briant Berry
Briant Berry
Briant K. Berry announces his candidacy for the 5th District of the Bradley County Commission, subject to the Republican Primary.

“I am running for commissioner because I want to serve the people of the 5th District. I’m not a politician. I’m an average, blue- collar worker with a strong desire to give an honest voice to the 5th District. I am a person of action. I believe actions speak louder than words. If elected, I promise to work hard and serve, then my vote will be a direct reflection of my honest support. If elected I promise to work hard to serve, listen, and be fully accessible to the people.

Berry is no stranger to the community or to the community of the emergency workers. As a former member of the Bradley County Volunteer Fire Department and the Fire Board, he understands obstacles that our selfless hometown heroes face daily.

He has experienced the adversities first-hand, and promises his vote will represent his unweaving support for all.

Berry is a graduate of Bradley Central High School. He attended Cleveland State Community College where he received a certificate in criminal justice.

Berry has been employed with the Bradley County Juvenile Detention Center since August 2005 and holds the rank of second shift corporal.

“We have a beautiful community that I have been fortunate enough to be a part of; however, areas in the 5th District need to be cleaned up in order to provide a safer environment for our families,” Berry said.

“If elected, I will work hard with the proper agencies to ensure that our district is one we can take pride in and feel safe to come home to. Therefore, I have made a conscious decision not to take away from the beauty of our community by placing signs in yards. I want the 5th District to get to know me, not a sign.”