Lou is a native of Nashville and a graduate of the University of Evansville. A veteran of the television news business dating back to 1997, Lou originally worked at WSAZ from 1999-2001 before returning to the station in June 2012. In addition to his news background, he has also worked in a producing capacity in association with companies ranging from Sirius XM satellite radio to the NHL Network.
A sports enthusiast, Lou runs a popular NFL Draft website that has earned him national acclaim, and he has provided play-by-play and color commentary for countless high school and college games emanating from locations ranging from St. Louis to Chattanooga. His other interests include travel, writing, and discovering new music.