Board of Governors

The TBA Board of Governors governs the activities of, administer the business of and acts for the Association in all matters, subject to the direction of membership and provisions of the Charter and Bylaws.

TBA President
Lewis Thomason
P.O. Box 198615
Nashville, TN 37219
(615)259-1366
TBA President Elect
Lewis Thomason King Krieg &...
620 Market St 5th Floor
Knoxville, TN 37902
(865)546-4646
TBA Vice President
Rainey, Kizer, Reviere & Bell...
P O Box 1147
Jackson, TN 38302
(731)426-8145
TBA Immediate Past President
Adams and Reese LLP
6075 Poplar Avenue, Suite 700
Memphis, TN 38119-0100
Twitter: @LucianPera
LinkedIn: lucianpera
(901)524-5278

Apply by June 1: Board of Governors to Fill Open Positions

Two open positions will be filled by the Tennessee Board of Governors at its meeting on June 15. In accordance with Article 47 of the TBA Bylaws, the board may fill the vacancies at its 2019 meeting. The West Grand Division Governor Position 1 seat represents Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Shelby, Tipton and Weakley counties. The Fifth District Governor Position 1 seat is open because its current holder, Sherie Edwards, was elected to Vice President. The Fifth District represents Davidson County. If you would like to be considered for one of these positions, contact TBA Executive Director Joycelyn Stevenson in writing with your interest by June 1. Please include a resume with your submission.
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TBA Election Results Are In: Edwards to Lead TBA in 2021

The TBA election results are in and Sherie Edwards of Brentwood was elected Vice President. She will ascend to President-elect in 2020 and lead the organization as President for the 2021-2022 bar year. The following candidates also won their respective races: Rachel Moses, Governor, Fourth District; Trey Thatcher, West Grand Division Governor, Position 2; and Jamie Durrett, Middle Grand Division Governor, Position 2.
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