Tennessee Historical Commission
November 9, 2017 Meeting Details
The Tennessee Historical Commission will meet on November 9, 2017, at 10:00 am EST / 9:00 am CST, to determine whether to convene a contested case hearing as provided in Tenn. Code Ann. § 4-5-223, regarding the Petition for Declaratory Order submitted by the Friends of Fort Negley, Inc. relative to historic Fort Negley located in Nashville, Tennessee.
The meeting will be located in Conference Room B on the 3rd Floor of the William R. Snodgrass Tennessee Tower, 312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue, Nashville, Tennessee, 37243.
Pursuant to Tenn. Code Ann. § 8-44-108, allowing meetings to be conducted by electronic or other means under specified circumstances, members will participate via telephone conference call.
Subject to availability of conference lines, the public is allowed to participate in the conference call. To request the telephone number and passcode to access the meeting, please contact Ashlee Pierce at email Ashlee.firstname.lastname@example.org or 615-770-1085.
The Petition for Declaratory Order requests that the Tennessee Historical Commission issue an order finding that the Fort Negley property, including the land that was previously the location of Greer Stadium, is covered by and included in the Tennessee Heritage Protection Act of 2016 as a memorial. The Petition for Declaratory Order can be accessed here.
October 13, 2017 Meeting Details:
Twenty-nine members: 24 appointed by the Governor for terms of five years and 5 ex officio members.
- Governor of Tennessee
- State Historian
- State Archaeologist
- Commissioner of Environment and Conservation
- State Librarian and Archivist
- 24 members who shall be equally divided among the three grand divisions of the state
Commissioned under T.C.A. 4-11-102.
The statute authorizing this board expires June 30, 2019 and the one-year wind-down period begins.
|Ernie Bacon||10-15-2020||Middle Tennessee|
|David "Ray" Smith||10-31-2021||East Tennessee|
|Dr. Douglas Cupples||06-30-2021||West Tennessee|
|Elizabeth A. Campbell||06-30-2022||Middle Tennessee|
|Allen F. Carter, Vice-Chair||09-30-2021||East Tennessee|
|Dr. Kent Dollar||09-30-2020||Middle Tennessee|
|Sam D. Elliott||05-31-2020||East Tennessee|
|Governor||Ex Officio||Governor of Tennessee|
|Jeremy S. Harrell||09-30-2020||Middle Tennessee|
|Yolanda (Loni) Harris||09-30-2019||West Tennessee|
|Toye Heape||09-30-2019||Middle Tennessee|
|Don Roe||09-30-2022||West Tennessee|
|Alpha B. (Tiny) Jones||06-30-2019||Middle Tennessee|
|Bill Landry||06-30-2021||East Tennessee|
|Lucy W. Lee||11-15-2020||Middle Tennessee|
|William Lyons||02-28-2021||East Tennessee|
|Robert Martineau||Ex Officio||Commissioner TDEC|
|Linda Moss Mines||11-15-2020||East Tennessee|
|Dr. Reavis L. Mitchell, Jr., Chairman||06-30-2019||Middle Tennessee|
|Joanne Cullom Moore||09-30-2021||West Tennessee|
|Mike Moore||Ex Officio||State Archaeologist|
|Keith Norman||09-30-2020||West Tennessee|
|Beverly C. Robertson||09-30-2020||West Tennessee|
|Chuck Sherrill||Ex Officio||State Librarian and Archivist|
|Joe Swann||02-28-2021||East Tennessee|
|Judge David Tipton||09-30-2018||East Tennessee|
|Dr. Carroll Van West||Ex Officio||State Historian|
|Derita Coleman Williams, Vice-Chair||06-30-2022||West Tennessee|