Briggs, a Republican who defeated Cheri Siler in the general election for the 7th District state Senate seat, officially stepped down last week.
Resumes should be submitted no later than 5 p.m. Dec. 15. They can be mailed, faxed, emailed or hand-delivered to:
Office of the Knox County Commission
Suite 603, City County Building
400 Main St.
Knoxville, TN 37920
The County Commission will hold a public hearing to interview candiates on Jan. 12, 2015 at 4 p.m. in the Main Assembly Room of the County Building.
Commissioners are expected to vote on the matter during a special called meeting that will immediately follow the interviews.