Two candidates are running for the office of Blount County revenue commissioner: incumbent Gregg Armstrong, appointed in 2012 to fill the remaining term of Chris Green, and Ann Self, a former long-service employee in the revenue office.
The salary for the position is $68,910. The term of office is four years. Both candidates provide descriptions of the job and what it entails in the following profiles.
Both describe their plans for improving the efficiency and/or effectiveness of the office.
Profiles are based on information provided by the candidates themselves, in response to a questionnaire sent to them by The Blount Countian. Responses were edited for brevity and comparable length by the newspaper. The same questions are addressed by each candidate for ease of comparison by readers.