Margaret Feierabend

City Council
Title: Mayor
Phone: 423-764-3336 801 Anderson Street Bristol, TN 37620

Margaret Feierabend (‘fire-robin’) was last elected to City Council in May 2013. She will serve as Mayor July 2018 - June 2019. Margaret served as Vice Mayor from July 2017-June 2018. She has previously served as Vice Mayor and Mayor, proudly serving as the first woman Mayor in Bristol TN. Margaret and her family have lived in Bristol for 35 years.  She has an undergraduate degree from LSU and a MEd in Community Health Education from UNC Greensboro.  She and her husband have 3 grown children, twin grandchildren and 2 teens that they grandparent.  Margaret believes that jobs, economic development and quality of life issues are key to our community's success.  She serves on nonprofit boards; United Way of Bristol, Family Promise of Bristol, Bristol Train Station, Bristol Public Library Foundation, Bristol Tennessee City Schools Foundation and others. She continues her advocacy for children, youth and families with her work through Bristol’s Promise: Youth Networking Alliance, working with Bristol Youth Council and Sullivan County Anti Drug Coalition. Margaret strives for engaged citizens and positive citizen involvement, making Bristol TN/VA a Good Place to Live.

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