Steen to lead TBA in 2014-2015

Jackson attorney Jonathan Steen will be Tennessee Bar Association president in 2014-2015, according to election-qualifying results released today. No other candidate filed for the vice president position by the Feb. 15 deadline. After serving a year as vice president, Steen will ascend to president-elect in 2013-2014 before taking over the organization's leadership in June 2014.

Others who will be elected without opposition are:
• Grand Division Governor, West Tennessee (one-year term): Michelle Sellers, Jackson.
• Grand Division Governor, Middle Tennessee (one-year term): James Crumlin, Nashville.
• Grand Division Governor, East Tennessee (one-year term): Jason Long, Knoxville.
• Governor, Third District (three-year term): Chris Varner, Chattanooga.
• Governor, Ninth District (three-year term): Carl Carter, Memphis.
• TBA Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates, Position 2: Buck Lewis, Memphis.
• TBA Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates, Position 4: John Tarpley, Nashville.
• TBA Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates, Position 5: Paul Campbell III, Chattanooga.

No candidate filed to fill the Sixth District Governor position.