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For questions concerning payments to employees and related information, please contact the Payroll Section.

700 Second Avenue South Suite 310
Nashville, TN 37210
615-862-6160 Phone
615-880-2805 Fax

Payroll Forms

Complete Form W-4 so that your employer can withhold the correct federal income tax from your pay.

Form W-4 2020

Form W-4P is for U.S. Citizens, resident aliens, or their estates who are recipients of pensions, annuities (including commercial annuities), and certain other deferred compensation. Complete Form W-4P to tell payers the correct amount of federal income tax to withhold from your payment(s).

Form W-4P 2020

Direct Deposit

Current Employees

To sign up for Direct Deposit, complete the Employees Direct Deposit Request Form.

To cancel Direct Deposit, complete the Employees Direct Deposit Cancellation Form.


To sign up for Direct Deposit, complete the Pensioners Direct Deposit Form.

Employee Self-Service (ESS)

Metro Nashville general government employees can perform many tasks related to payroll through the Employee Self-Service features of the Oracle E-Business Suite R12. Employees can change their personal contact information, view pay stubs and past W-2 forms, and manage their tax filing information including marital status, allowances, and withholdings.

If this is your first time using Employee Self-Service, please review the Employee Self-Service Training Guide, then begin using Employee Self-Service.

If you have any issues using Employee Self-Service, please contact your departmental Human Resources representative or email for help.

Staff Directory

General Government

Lawanda Washington
Phone: 615-862-6625

Tanya Bledsoe
Phone: 615-880-2823

Ellen Gregory
Phone: 615-880-2849

Mary Ann Love
Phone: 615-880-2826

Craig Ott
Phone: 615-880-2827


James Ward
Phone: 615-880-2825

Metro Schools

Michelle Crutchfield
Phone: 615-880-2856

Letanga Phillips
Phone: 615-862-6718

Accessibility Accommodations

For an ADA accommodation, please contact Kimberly Northern at 615-880-1710 or by email at