Tambi Swiney is the associate pastor of Immanuel Baptist Church in Nashville, Tennessee.
1. Where did you grow up?
I was born in Jackson, Tennessee, and my family relocated to the Nashville area when I was 10 years old.
2. What is your favorite verse, book or story in the Bible? Why?
Jesus demonstrates how to minister compassionately amid interruptions and competing demands.
3. What is your favorite movie? Why?
“The Sound of Music.”
I love to sing in the mountains!
4. Who are three people you admire?
Jimmy Carter, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Hattie Lou Brown (my grandmother, who died last summer at the age of 98).
5. What is one little-known fact about yourself?
I have traveled to all 50 states in the U.S.