BHCC Breakfast Before Business – July Candidate Forum

Nashville Christian School hosted the Bellevue Harpeth Chamber’s Breakfast Before Business on July 11th. Chamber Board member Doug Jahner coordinated a forum for city council candidates, and more than 85 people were in attendance to hear from At-Large, District 22, and District 35 candidates.

“The Chamber is happy to provide this opportunity for our members to find out more about the candidates for council. It’s important that voters are informed when they go to the polls on August 1st,” said Jahner.

Newly installed President Steve Blume welcomed the crowd and recognized Community Leader and Community Champion Sponsors. Bryce Bell of Parkside Builders (Community Champion Sponsor for the Chamber) took the stage to promote the new ParkVue development on Highway 70S.

Each candidate was given 5 minutes to introduce him/herself, talk about what they stand for and why people should vote for them. At-Large candidates in attendance were:

Burkley Allen
Fabian Bedne
Rueben Dockery
Steve Glover
Sharon Hurt
Howard Jones
Bob Mendes
Gary Moore
Zulfat Suara
Sheri Weiner

District 22 candidates in attendance were Gloria Hausser and Todd Sneed

District 35  candidates in attendance were Michelle Foreman and Dave Rosenberg

Early voting begins July 12th and ends July 27th. The full schedule for early voting can be found here:

More information about the election for Nashville’s Mayor and City Council can be found at the Nashville/Davidson County Election Commission website.

To view the event video, please visit the Bellevue Harpeth Chamber’s Facebook page.

A large portion of extra food from the event was donated to Care Kitchen Outreach.