Senior Visuals Producer
An East Tennessee native, Adam brings his love of photography, videography and the University of Tennessee to his work as the senior visuals producer for the UT System. Adam earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from UT Knoxville and is working toward a master’s degree in strategic communication from UT Martin. Prior to joining the UT team four years ago, Adam worked as a photojournalist/multimedia journalist at the Knoxville News Sentinel. While at UT, Adam has held positions as an instructor with UT professional and personal development and as a communications coordinator with the UT Foundation.
Throughout his professional career, Adam has received numerous awards for his thoughtful work such as the ETSPJ Golden Press Card Award of Excellence in Feature Photography in 2012, Green Eyeshade First Place Award for Videography in 2013 and a PRSA Volunteer Chapter V Award in 2015 for videography. Adam’s favorite aspect of his job is the environment. He says, “Where else can you find a place that bustles with activity, is filled with tradition, has thousands of people working hard toward dreams and goals and features beautiful surroundings to enjoy every day?”
Adam describes himself as a lover-of-all-things-Welsh, a mountain/trail enjoyer, musician and a coffee/beer/chocolate aficionado. In his free time, Adam enjoys running, kayaking, playing music and perusing McKay Used Books with his wife on date nights. Adam lives in Knoxville with his wife, Kate; daughter, Florence; and dog, Lily.