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Human Resources

Human Resources Staff Directory

General Information

Services Phone
Benefits Phone: 615-862-6700
Fax: 615-862-6713
Human Resources Phone: 615-862-6640
Personnel Fax: 615-862-6654
Recruitment Fax: 615-862-6659
Equal Employment Opportunity Coordinator Wyntress Patterson: 615-862-6408
Public Information & Records Requests Tara Stewart: 615-862-6649
Occupational Safety & Health Stephen Cain: 615-862-6464
Civil Service Liaison Jennifer Tullos: 615-862-6655
Veterans Service Officers Lisa Kiss: 615-557-7208, fax: 615-214-9997
Katie Davis: 615-504-0252 fax 615-313-9110

Personnel

Name Phone
HR Assistant Director of Personnel: Mike Taylor 615-862-5499
Recruitment & Training Manager: Wanda Hadley 615-862-6631
Employee Relations Manager: Stephen Cain 615-862-6464
HR Admin Support / Systems Manager: Marla Greer 615-862-6162
Custodian of Records: Tara Stewart 615-862-6649
Finance Officer: Jerome Trice 615-862-6681
Outreach Coordinator: Tam Gordon 615-862-6403
Office Support Specialist: Sterling Brooks 615-862-6640, ext. 72275

Recruitment

Name Phone
HR Admin Lead: Mary Emigh 615-862-6640, ext. 72253
Omar DeJesus 615-862-6640, ext. 72265
Jason Lusk 615-862-6640, ext. 72366
Jane Madden 615-862-6437
Russ Posten 615-862-6640, ext. 72251
David Sinor 615-862-6735
Brian Ward 615-862-6640, ext. 72208

Training

Name Phone
Training Lead: Michael A. Wilson 615-862-6640, ext. 72209
Dirk Essary 615-862-4344
Ila McDermott 615-862-6640, ext. 72158
Trena Pennington 615-862-6640, ext. 72212

Employee Relations

Name Phone
Monica Anderson 615-862-6640, ext. 72236
Wyntress Patterson 615-862-6408
Aaron Shelton 615-862-6640, ext. 72222
Seth Waltenbaugh 615-862-6640, ext. 72302

HR Administration Support

Name Phone
Payroll / EBS Specialists Supervisor: Tara Stewart 615-862-6649
Class Compensation Specialist: Leslie Schuster 615-862-6640, ext. 72218
Data Analytics:  Eric Carroll 615-880-2821
Kathy Canup 615-862-6640, ext. 72216
Vivian Johnson 615-862-6640, ext. 72263
Tabitha Nash 615-862-6640, ext. 72272
Gail Upchurch 615-862-6640, ext. 72257

Benefit Services & Compliance

Name Phone
HR Assistant Director of Benefits: Ginger Hall 615-862-6420
Benefit & Compliance Manager: Justin Stack 615-862-6422
Quality Control: Bob Barrett 615-862-6640, ext. 72228
Special Projects: Christi Mayo 615-862-6640, ext. 72243
Special Projects: Melissa Wallace 615-862-6640, ext. 72210

Benefit Services

Name Phone
Benefits Supervisor: Corey Northern 615-862-6633
Benefits Lead: Janet Simmons-Trotter 615-862-6640, ext. 72237
Fortress Baker 615-862-6640, ext. 72227
Zach Bullard
615-862-6640, ext. 72284
Pat Copeland 615-862-6640, ext. 72233
Jeffery Humphrey
615-862-6640, ext. 72226
Russana Jackson 615-880-2813
Micah Slater 615-862-6640, ext. 72285

Pension Services

Name Phone
Ron Denton 615-862-6640, ext. 72234
Robert Harris 615-862-6640, ext. 72221
Dylan Lynch 615-862-6640, ext. 72269
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
Sullivan Young 615-862-6640, ext. 72271

Benefit Board / Disability Compliance

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

Director’s Office

Name Phone
Metro Human Resources Director: Shannon Hall 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