Rusty Morrell is a native East Tennessean. Born and raised in Bristol Tennessee Rusty has started numerous businesses throughout the Tri Cities, developed commercial and residential real estate, and produced music, concerts and films. He attended the University of Tennessee where he majored in Political Science. Proud of his East Tennessee heritage he has worked hard to help bring awareness to the musical significance of our region through projects such as the critically acclaimed “Orthophonic Joy: The 1927 Bristol Sessions” and the forthcoming film “Born in Bristol”. Rusty has always stayed active in his community and currently serves as P.T.A. President for Vance Middle School in Bristol.