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Senator Bill Ketron

R-Murfreesboro
District 13 —Part of Rutherford County — Map

district address

12 Jefferson Square
805 South Church Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

nashville address

301 6th Avenue North
Suite 5 Legislative Plaza
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone (615) 741-6853
sen.bill.ketron@capitol.tn.gov

Personal Information

  • Born on September 4, 1953
  • Wife, Theresa, and daughter Kelsey
  • B.S., Political Science & History, Middle Tennessee State University, 1976
  • First United Methodist Church - Murfreesboro,TN
  • Small Business Owner; Universal International Insurance - Murfreesboro, TN

Community Involvement

  • President, National Exchange Club, 1995-96
  • National President, Foundation for the Prevention of Child Abuse, 2001-present
  • Co-Founder and 1st President, MTSU Blue Raider Athletic Association
  • President, Rutherford Volunteer Fire Department, 1998 - present
  • State President, Professional Insurance Agents of Tennessee, 1992-93
  • Eagle Scout
  • Leadership Rutherford Alumni
  • Mason
  • Shriner
  • Board member of Rutherford County Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Member of Bradley Academy Board of Directors

Current Session

Staff Contacts

  • Ryan Adcock
  • Micki Yearwood, Senior Legislative Advisor

Service in Public Office

  • Senate member of the 103rd through 108th General Assemblies
  • Member, Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
  • Member, Senate Ethics Committee
  • Member, Senate State & Local Committee
  • Chair, Joint Fiscal Review Committee
  • Republican Caucus Chairman
  • Rutherford County Commission 1990-98, Chairman of Health & Education Committee, Budget Committee, Public Works Committee, and Public Safety Committee