Breaking Ground 92 - New Council Member Craig W. Lemak

Craig Lemak represents the East Tennessee Development District. Craig is Chief Operations Officer with Knoxville Center of the Deaf, which serves 20 surrounding counties by providing sign language interpreting, information, referrals, advocacy, and job placement services. He graduated with a Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling with Deaf and Hard of Hearing focus from University of Tennessee-Knoxville. Craig has a hearing loss and been involved in the deafness-related field since 1997. He has served on the Mayor’s City of Knoxville’s Council on Disabilities Issues (CODI) since 2012.