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Rep. Sherry Jones

D-Nashville
District 59 — Part of Davidson County — Map

district address

301 6th Avenue North
Suite 26 Legislative Plaza
Nashville, TN 37243

nashville address

301 6th Avenue North
Suite 26 Legislative Plaza
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone (615) 741-2035
Fax (615) 253-0290
rep.sherry.jones@capitol.tn.gov

Personal Information

  • Born in Nashville, TN
  • Single; two children Ricky and Summer, four grandchildren Bailey, Aidan, Isabella and Parker
  • Christian
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Community Involvement

  • Nashville Women's Political Caucus
  • Davidson County Democratic Women
  • Volunteer for C.A.S.A. (Court Appointed Special Advocate)
  • Chair, Davidson County Delegation, 1996-2000
  • Member, Committee on Housing Solutions for Mental Health
  • Member Tennessee Coalition Against Domestic Violence Council
  • Member, Metro Nashville Council for the 30th District, 1987 to 1995
  • Member, Metro Nashville Planning Commission, 1991-1994
  • Board Member, Tennessee Women's Economic Council
  • Tennessee Rescue and Restore Human Trafficking Committee
  • Chair, Tennessee Domestic Violence State Coordinating Council
  • Advisor and Board Member, Exchange Club
  • Member, Vanderbilt Kennedy Committee, Advisory Council
  • United Way 211 Board

Current Session

Staff Contacts

  • Sharon Peters

Service in Public Office

  • House member of the 99th through 109th General Assemblies
  • Member, House Local Government Committee
  • Member, House Civil Justice Committee
  • Member, House Civil Justice Subcommittee
  • Chair, Davidson County Delegation, 100th and 101st General Assemblies

Honors and Awards

  • Legislator of the Year Namesake Award Nashville Coalition Against Domestic Violence
  • Senior Citizens Leadership Award
  • Outstanding Legislator, TN Coalition Against Domestic Violence
  • AARP Legislative Leadership Award
  • TN Association of Social Workers Leadership Award
  • Family and Children's Services Leadership Award
  • Association of Retarded Citizens Outstanding Leadership Award
  • Mid Cumberland Council on Children & Youth Leadership Award
  • TN Commission on Children & Youth Leadership Award
  • Kinship Champion Award by the TN Dept. of Children's Services
  • TN State Employees Leadership Award
  • TN Conservation Voters Award
  • Hope Award, Tennessee Youth Advisory Council
  • United Way Legislator of the Year
  • TN Coalition Against Domestic Violence Representative of the Year
  • Nashville Mental Health Court Advocacy Award
  • Athena Award Nominee