with our special guest
- Host of Capital Tonight
Monday, March 17, 2014
The John Locke Foundation, 200 W Morgan St., Suite 200, Raleigh, NC 27601
Price: $10.00 (for lunch)
Tim was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and attended Saint Cloud State University where he earned a BS in Mass Communication with an emphasis in journalism.
He joined Time Warner Cable News for the launch in 2002 from NBC's affiliate station in Eureka, California, KIEM-TV. He currently hosts our nightly political show called Capital Tonight.
Tim started as a reporter in 2002, then eventually helped launch our weekly show Political Connections in 2006. He was then promoted to weekday evening anchor in 2008 before taking on the role as host of Capital Tonight in April 2012.
As a reporter, Tim has covered Hurricane Isabel, the Michael Peterson murder trial, the 2002 Stanley Cup Finals, and the 2005 Final Four.
As a political reporter and anchor, Tim covered the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Democratic National Conventions, the 2012 Republican National Convention, John Edwards' 2004 and 2008 presidential campaigns, and several gubernatorial and senatorial elections as well.
During the 2008 election season he also had numerous one-on-one sit down interviews with Sen. Barack Obama and Sen. Hillary Clinton.
Tim lives in Raleigh with his wife, Melanie, son, Chase, and daughter Mila. In 2007, they married on the Outer Banks. In his free time, Tim enjoys weekends at the beach and watching college basketball.
Shaftesbury Luncheon talks are free and open to the public. An optional lunch is available for purchase at the event, or participants may brown bag a lunch if they choose.
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