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Human Resources Staff Directory

General Information

Services Phone
Benefits Phone: (615) 862-6700
Fax: (615) 862-6713
HR 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

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
Patrick Kennedy (615) 862-6640, ext. 72209
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 HR Director: Veronica T. Frazier (615) 862-6640
Metro HR Assistant Director of Benefits: Ginger Hall (615) 862-6420
Metro HR Assistant Director of Personnel: Mike Taylor (615) 862-5499
Administrative Specialists: Jennifer Tullos
(615) 862-6655