With all of the exciting things happening in our county, it is truly a pleasure to serve as your representative! This really is a unique time in Spartanburg, with lots of great opportunities and historic undertakings. I would be honored to continue to represent the citizens of Council District 6 for another term to ensure our strength, stability and direction moving forward. I ask for your prayers for wisdom and guidance as we, as a district, move forward in whatever direction God has for us.
Roger Allen Nutt, 52, a life long resident of Spartanburg County, recently served as Vice-Chairman of Spartanburg County Council and is the Representative for County Council District 6 and is a Project Engineer for Spartanburg Sanitary Sewer System and the owner and manager of TNC Engineering, LLC.
Born in Johnson City, Tennessee, Roger's family moved to Spartanburg where he started school at West View Elementary in District 6. His family later moved into School District 5 where he completed his primary education and graduated from James F. Byrnes High School in 1984. Roger then attended Tennessee Tech University where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering. After graduation, he went to work for Milliken & Company as an Engineering Manager. After some years in Equipment Engineering with Milliken and MEMC, Inc (Woodruff), Roger joined his family’s business in 1993 where he began what is now known as TNC Engineering, LLC, providing Civil Engineering design within the Upstate and surrounding area. In 2015, Roger joined the team at Spartanburg Water as a Project Engineer.
Roger lives in Moore with his wife, Tracy. He has been a member of the same church congregation for over 48 years, where he has served as Worship leader, Family Ministry Deacon, Life Group and Bible Class teacher. Tracy serves as the Spartanburg Director of the National League of Junior Cotillions and is also heavily involved in Christian service. Roger and Tracy have 3 adult children - Collin, Kaitlin and Luke, and one grandson, Memphis.
Roger is the Chairman of the Public Works Committee for Spartanburg County, and is a member of the Spartanburg Area Transportation Study (SPATS) Policy Committee, the Appalachian Council Of Governments Board, and the County Transportation Committee Advisory Board (CTC). In 2016, Roger was appointed by Governor Haley to serve on The State Workforce Development Board.
Roger is a supporter of the NRA and a strong believer and supporter of the U.S. Constitution. His strong belief that government should be limited, yet efficient and effective in its service to the people, along with his support of free market principles and private property rights, helps to guide him in his representation. Roger has a strong belief that government works best when the citizens become informed and involved - therefore government must be open (honest) and transparent.