about the publisher

Moving to a new home, whether across country or across town, is tough. As the owner and publisher of The New Residents’ Guide magazine, Linda Eaves understands. Having moved several times with her family to different cities and states, she knows how challenging it is to find businesses and services in a new community.  

Linda grew up in Knoxville, Tennessee and is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University with a degree in Public Relations Communications. Her professional career as a Chamber of Commerce and Tourism executive for over 10 years and non-profit director for seven years, prepared her to venture out as an entrepreneur.  

She first published The New Residents’ Guide in Hot Springs, Arkansas. With a 75% advertiser return rate year-after-year, the publication was well received by both local businesses and new residents. 

Linda and her family now live in Nolensville, Tennessee. With thousands of people relocating to Williamson County a year, it was natural to re-start her business and create The New Residents’ Guide for Williamson County.   

Meet Our Team

Linda Eaves

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Publisher, Advertising & Editorial Director

615-624-1805   TheNewResidentsGuide@gmail.com

Eric Roe

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Art Director

Jordan Burchette

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AD Sales Representative & Website Manager


why the pineapple?

The pineapple is known as a symbol of welcome and hospitality. It's a gracious way of welcoming new folks to their new Tennessee home.