Originally from Starkville, MS, Tammy Algood has been serving as the Food Marketing Specialist with UT Extension since September 1989 assisting producers and processors in marketing the products they grow and manufacture. She has a Bachelor’s of Science from Mississippi State University and a Master’s from Middle Tennessee State University.
She writes about food for The Tennessean and monthly for The Tennessee Magazine. As the spokesperson for the statewide “Pick Tennessee Products” campaign, Tammy also develops recipes for their website at www.picktnproducts.org.
Broadcast appearances include Nashville’s local ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox affiliates as well as statewide on PBS. Tammy can also be seen nationally on the HGTV and DIY networks.