JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) – A member of East Tennessee State University’s staff will rub elbows with a celebrity this week.
An ETSU spokesperson said staff member Robert Russell was selected and will be tested on his trivia abilities by none other than Alex Trebek, while appearing as a contestant on Jeopardy Thanksgiving Day.
Russell currently works in the ETSU library in the Center for Academic Achievement and also teaches American Literature.
Russell’s round of Jeopardy will air Thanksgiving Day on NBC at 7:30 p.m.
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