Former TV News Reporter Named Executive Director

Collierville, TN – (June 25, 2013) – Forever Young Senior Veterans is growing. We’re pleased to announce our very first hire after seven years as an all-volunteer team.

“We have attained an unprecedented level of success in honoring our nation’s senior veterans,” said Dr. Luanne Cox, Vice-President of Forever Young. “Our next step was to hire the right person to lead us into the future.

Forever Young Senior Wish welcomes Daniel Hight, formerly of News Channel 3, as the Executive Director.

“His impeccable integrity, strong leadership skills, and compassionate heart made him the perfect choice to carry on our urgent mission of honoring the WWII generation,” Dr. Cox said.

For the last five years, Daniel served the Mid-South as a Multimedia Journalist for WREG-TV and WMC-TV. He’s a graduate of the University of Memphis and has completed work towards a Master’s of Theology from Golden Gate Baptist Seminary. His skills, resources, and storytelling abilities are a good fit for the specific needs of the organization.

“I am thrilled to be joining such a wonderful team,” said Daniel Hight. “The organization does a great work in the community by providing hope and healing for senior veterans, a group which is often overlooked in our society. I look forward to helping Forever Young build on its momentum for the future.”