Tennessee House Representative

District 44 - Sumner County

House Member Picture

District Address
1695 A. B. Wade Road
Portland, TN 37148
Phone (615) 888-3081

Nashville Address
17 Legislative Plaza
Nashville, TN 37243-0144
Phone (615) 741-1980
Fax (615) 741-1041
Staff Contact: Mary Ann Doty

Biographical Information
  • Born February 21, 1949, Nashville, Tennessee
  • Married; two children
  • Church of Christ
  • Educator and farmer
  • B.A. David Lipscomb College
  • M.A. and Ph. D. University of Illinois
Public Office
  • House member of the 99th through 102nd General Assemblies
  • Assistant Majority Whip of the 99th General Assembly
  • Majority Whip of the 100th General Assembly
Community Involvement
  • Associate member of Tennessee Farm Bureau (Sumner County)
  • Gallatin, Portland, Westmoreland, and White House Chambers of Commerce
  • Tennessee State Employees Association
  • Bledsoe's Lick Historical Association
  • Sumner County Democratic Party
  • Tennessee International Trade and Export Development Advisory Council