Chairman and Governor
Mr. Freeman is the founder and CEO of 36 Venture Capital, which maintains investments in professional hockey, baseball, and soccer clubs. The company also is active in commercial and residential real estate ventures.
Mr. Freeman is Chairman of the Nashville Predators (NHL) and the West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx (AA Southern League).
Mr. Freeman was the founder and CEO of Commodore Medical Services. Commodore was the second largest company in the medical waste industry at the time of its sale to Stericycle (NYSE) in 2007.
Mr. Freeman practiced law for over ten years as a mergers and acquisitions attorney at major law firms in Dallas and Nashville.
Mr. Freeman received a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the University of Tennessee and a Juris Doctor degree from the Vanderbilt University School of Law, where he served as Executive Editor of the Vanderbilt Law Review.
Mr. Freeman has authored several legal publications, multiple law review articles, and an environmental law handbook.
Mr. Freeman serves on the board of trustees of the United Way.
Mr. Freeman was born and raised in Knoxville and has two young children.