Governmental Affairs Committee Leadership

Jimmy Musice
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation
901 R.S. Gass Blvd.
Nashville, TN 37216
Executive Director
Joycelyn Stevenson
Tennessee Bar Association
221 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219

Joycelyn is responsible for managing the Tennessee Bar Association and enabling the TBA Board of Governors, House of Delegates, committees and sections to develop and implement policy.

Prior to joining the TBA Joycelyn spent 12 years at Bradley Arant Boult Cummings before becoming a shareholder at the world’s largest labor and employment firm, Littler Mendelson PC. She is a graduate of...

Public Policy Coordinator
Berkley Schwarz
Tennessee Bar Association
221 Fourth Ave. North, Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219

Berkley Schwarz comes to the TBA from the Tennessee Secretary of State's Division of Business Services where she was the attorney for the division and Athlete Agent Registrar.

A graduate of Mississippi State University and then the University of Mississippi School of Law, Berkley has a variety of skills based on her diverse experience and background. She began her career in private...

Staff Coordinator
Karen Belcher
Tennessee Bar Association
221 4th Avenue N. Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37219

As executive assistant to TBA Executive Director Joycelyn Stevenson, Karen works closely with the TBA Board of Governors, the House of Delegates and other committees and governing bodies.

Karen is a Nashville native and holds an associate's degree in office administration. Before coming to the TBA, she developed her skills working more...