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Signature Memphis | MAY 2018

Photo by Steve Roberts

Alan Crone

Senior Policy Advisor to the Mayor of Memphis; Attorney and founder, The Crone Law Firm; Deacon, Catholic Diocese of Memphis in Tennessee

Hometown: Memphis, Tennessee

Favorite Song: The University of Memphis Fight Song

Your Lucky Charm: My faith in God’s boundless love and mercy

Your Best Quality: Thinking on my feet

A Nonliving Celebrity/Role Model You Would Invite to Dinner: Ronald Reagan

Your Favorite Memphis “Thang”: Family dinner at The Rendevous

Favorite Place to Travel: St. Louis, Missouri

Best Memphis Hangout: The P&H Cafe

First Car You Owned: 1979 Ford Thunderbird (Baby Blue)

Place You Go to Think: White House Jesuit Retreat Center, St. Louis, MO

Favorite Southern Idiom: Bless his heart

Best Advice You Ever Got: You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.

Your Most Annoying Habit: Always being right

The Highlight of Your Day: Coming home to my family

Proudest Moment of Your Life: It’s a tie — my wedding day and the births of my three children

Who Would Play You in a Movie: Dan Aykroyd 

Something You’ll Never Live Down: I should have fouled Mario Chalmers in San Antonio in 2008.

One Goal You’d Still Like to Accomplish: Argue a case before the United States Supreme Court