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Human Resources Staff Directory

General Information

Services Phone
Benefits Phone: 615-862-6700
Fax: 615-862-6713
Human Resources Phone: 615-862-6640
Fax: 615-862-6654
Recruitment Fax: 615-862-6659
Equal Employment Opportunity Coordinator Les Bowron 615-880-2821
Public Information & Records Requests Tara Stewart: 615-862-6649
Occupational Safety & Health Stephen Cain: 615-862-6464
Veterans Service Officer Lisa Kiss: 615-862-6408

HR Administration / Systems Support

Name Phone
Admin & Sys Support Manager: Marla Greer 615-862-6162
Finance Officer: Jerome Trice 615-862-6681
Custodian of Records: Tara Stewart 615-862-6649
Media Analyst: Tam Gordon 615-862-6403

Payroll / EBS Specialists

Name Phone
Vivian Johnson 615-862-6640, ext. 72263
Tabitha Nash 615-862-6640, ext. 72272
Gail Upchurch 615-862-6640, ext. 72257
Karin Whitehead 615-862-6640, ext. 72216

Training

Name Phone
Training Coordinator: Dirk Essary 615-862-4344
Malinda Gilbert 615-862-6631
Trena Pennington 615-862-6640, ext. 72212
Michael A. Wilson 615-862-6640 ext 72209

Workforce Management / Employee Relations

Name Phone
Metro HR Assistant Director: Mike Taylor 615-862-5499
Office Support Specialist: Doris Hall 615-862-6640, ext. 72275

Recruitment

Name Phone
Jeana Baltz 615-862-6640, ext. 72251
Omar DeJesus 615-862-6640, ext. 72265
Mary Emigh 615-862-6640, ext. 72253
Jane Madden 615-862-6437
David Sinor 615-862-6435

Employee Relations

Name Phone
Les Bowron 615-880-2821
Libby Cain 615-862-6640, ext. 72222
Brian Ward 615-862-6640, ext. 72208

Class Comp

Name Phone
Monica Anderson 615-862-6640, ext. 72236
Jason Lusk 615-862-6640, ext. 72366
Leslie Schuster 615-862-6640, ext. 72218
Seth Waltenbaugh 615-862-6640, ext. 72302

Benefit Services / Benefit Compliance

Name Phone
Benefits Manager: Justin Stack 615-862-6422

Benefit Compliance

Name Phone
Bob Barrett 615-862-6640, ext. 72228
Christi Mayo 615-862-6640, ext. 72243
Melissa Wallace 615-862-6640, ext. 72210

Benefit Services

Name Phone
Benefits Assistant Supervisor: Corey Northern 615-862-6633
Fortress Baker 615-862-6640, ext. 72227
Steve Bell 615-862-6640, ext. 72226
Zach Bullard 615-862-6640, ext. 72284
Pat Copeland 615-862-6640, ext. 72233
Russana Jackson 615-880-2813
Dylan Lynch 615-862-6640, ext. 72269
Janet Simmons-Trotter 615-862-6640, ext. 72237

Benefit Board / Disability Compliance

Name Phone
Benefit Board / Disability Compliance Supervisor: Christina Hickey 615-862-6675
Jane Bussell 615-862-6640, ext. 72231
Robbie Gaines 615-862-6640, ext. 72238
Lori Meyer 615-862-6640, ext. 72273
Millicent Watkins 615-862-6640, ext. 72249

Pension Services

Name Phone
Pension Supervisor: Sue Bowles 615-862-6427
Ron Denton 615-862-6640, ext. 72234
Micah Slater 615-862-6640, ext. 72285
Leilani Tomkinson 615-862-6640, ext. 72244
Antonia Whitfield 615-862-6640, ext. 72241
Jau’nae Wilkins 615-862-6640, ext. 72246
Vechelle Workings 615-862-6605

Director’s Office

Name Phone
Metro Human Resources Director: John P. Kennedy 615-862-6640
Metro Human Resources Assistant Director of Benefits: Ginger Hall 615-862-6420
Metro Human Resources Assistant Director of Personnel: Mike Taylor 615-862-5499
Administrative Specialists: Jennifer Tullos 615-862-6655