Dr. Jimmy McCollum graduated from Lipscomb in 1987. He earned his M.S. in journalism at the University of Tennessee and his Ph.D. in mass communication at the University of Alabama. He has served as a part-time reporter and anchor with WSM Radio News. He is director of the Tennessee High School Press Association, based at Lipscomb, and is one of the advisers of Lumination Network, the student news service on campus.
B.A., speech communication, Lipscomb University, 1987
M.S., journalism, University of Tennessee, 1989
Ph.D., mass communication, 1998