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Metro Council

At Large Council Member

John CooperJohn Cooper

P.O. Box 128557
Nashville, TN 37212

Metropolitan Council Office
One Public Square, Suite 204
P. O. Box 196300
Nashville, Tennessee 37219-6300
(615) 862-6780


  • Real Estate Developer


  • Wife: Laura Fitzgerald Cooper
  • Sons: John Powell, McGavock and Crockett

Religious Affiliation

  • Christ Church Cathedral


  • BA, History – Harvard University
  • MBA – Owen School of Management at Vanderbilt University

Council Committees

  • Budget and Finance, chair
  • Parks, Library and Recreation
  • Public Works


The Cooper family supports many of Nashville's cultural institutions, including Cheekwood, the Belcourt Theater, the Nashville Public Library Foundation, and The Frist Center for the Visual Arts.


  • Swimming
  • Cycling
  • Traveling
  • Cooking with his family and friends
  • Stand-up comedy

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