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Rep. David Byrd

R-Waynesboro
District 71 — Hardin, Lewis, Wayne and part of Lawrence Counties — Map

district address

P.O. Box 1138
302 Michael Drive
Waynesboro, TN 38485

nashville address

301 6th Avenue North
Suite 102 War Memorial Bldg.
Nashville TN 37243
Phone: (615) 741-2190
Fax: (615) 253-0377
rep.david.byrd@capitol.tn.gov

Personal Information

  • Born September 8, 1957
  • Married, wife Sherry, two children
  • Methodist
  • Retired Principal; Teacher; Coach
  • Wayne County High School
  • B.S., Freed-Hardeman University
  • Masters +30 Degree, Tennessee State University

Community Involvement

  • Waynesboro Rotary Club
  • Wayne County Chamber of Commerce
  • Wayne County Education Association
  • Tennessee Education Association
  • National Education Association
  • Highland Methodist Board of Trustees
  • Chairman, Highland Cemetery Fund, Inc.
  • National Rifle Association
  • Tennessee Firearms Association
  • Tennessee Athletic Coaches Association

Current Session

Staff Contacts

Service in Public Office

  • House member of the 109th General Assembly

Honors and Awards

  • 2008-09 A.F. Bridges Prinicpal of the Year
  • NFHS 2011 Sectional Girls Basketball Coach of the Year
  • 2011 Tennessee Girls Basketball Coach of the Year
  • BCAT 2011 Coach of the Year
  • Twelve time, District 12A Coach of the Year
  • Six time, Class A Midstate Coach of the Year
  • Inducted into Freed-Hardeman University Sports Hall of Fame, 2002
  • 14 TSSAA Girls State appearances (5 Elite Eights, 4 Final Fours, 3 Runner-ups and 2 Championships)