Scottie Nell Hughes is a conservative pundit and journalist for Patriot.TV
as well as the soon to be launched Tea Party News Network. Her stories include on the street interview packages to entertaining
yet revealing interviews with some of the most notorious names in both politics and Hollywood. Scottie Nell’s interviews
have been linked on top sites like Drudge Report, Breitbart, The Blaze, World Net Daily, The Daily Caller with several stories
going viral. Scottie also serves as a columnist for TownhallFinance.com.
Prior to stepping in front of the camera, Scottie
Nell Hughes, established her conservative foundation in the talk radio media. Having started at the very beginning as the
executive producer of the Steve Gill Show in Nashville, TN, Scottie Nell used her early years in radio to learn every element
of a successful talk radio program. She eventually accepted roles with several nationally syndicated talk shows like the Rusty
Humphries Show, The Michael Berry Show and many others.
She has organized broadcasts from the Republican and Democrat
National Conventions (for which she was awarded a Nashville Air Award in 2005), numerous national primaries, as well as the
White House and the Pentagon and she was assigned to the White House Press Corps for Inauguration 2005. She also was in the
first group of radio talk show hosts sent by the Department of Defense to travel to the frontlines of Operation Enduring Freedom
in Iraq and Kuwait as well as the detention facilities at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
A Magna Cum Laude graduate from the
University of Tennessee at Martin with a broadcast communications/ political science degree, Scottie Nell realized her calling
for a life in political journalism at the young age of 12 with her first reporting job as a Kids to Kids Reporter for WKRN-ABC
Nashville. She went on to win the top High School Broadcaster Award for the state of Tennessee and the Broadcaster of the
year for her college class 3 years in a row.
An active member in her community, Scottie Nell was named Citizen of the
Year for the City of Hendersonville, TN in 2011 as well as Member of the Year for the GFWC Woman’s Club.
Nell is married to Chris Hughes, a homebuilder and Sumner County Commissioner and has two young children Houston (5 years)
and Alexandria Lynn (4 years).