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Meet Our Tennessee State Director
Tennessee State Director, Eric Swafford, previously served as the Director of Rural Development and Outreach for HSUS. Prior to working for HSUS, he served three terms in the Tennessee General Assembly as a state representative. Eric is a 6th generation beef cattle farmer from Pikeville and ran his own cattle consulting and marketing business for over 10 years.
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