Tennessee Government Management Institute

2017 Upcoming Events


November 30th, 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM, TGMI Annual Holiday Breakfast and Meeting at Second Harvest

December 6th, 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM,  Tennessee Government Leadership (TGL) Conference


TGMI Class of 2017

2017 Class Roster

Lunch and Learns

11:30 am - 12:30 pm, TN Towers - William Snodgrass Bldg., TN Room One, 3rd Floor

We welcome your suggestions for speakers. Please send suggestions to: TGMI.SteeringCommittee@TN.Gov

  • September 13: Commissioner Danielle Barnes, DHS Commissioner
  • October 11: John Gabriel, Treasury Unclaimed Property
  • November 8: Trish Holiday, CLO, Employee Engagement

For more information contact Marcus Dodson at Marcus.Dodson@tn.gov or Patrice Steinhart at Patrice.Steinhart@tn.gov.

2017 TGMI Steering Committee Meetings

2017 TGMI Steering Committee Meetings are held monthly. Dates and times are TBD.



Volunteers Needed

We are looking for volunteers to assist our sub-committees in developing and planning events for the Alumni. In particular, we would like to have Alumni in East and West Tennessee work with us to coordinate events in these areas. Volunteering takes up very little of your time - at most an hour a month. If you are interested, please contact Michelle Smith (Michelle.M.Smith@tn.gov) for information about each of the committees and the opportunities to help the Alumni Association.

TGMI Network

Minutes & Newsletters

NOW ACCEPTING articles, announcements, etc. for Summer 2017 Newsletter!! Please send to Julie.Brindle@tn.gov.

TGMI General Information

Education Outreach Committee

Contact Michelle M. Smith if you would like to volunteer.

Recommended Readings

TGL Toastmasters

TGL Toastmasters meetings are held each Friday from 11:30 to 12:30 in the TN Tower, 3rd Floor conference center, room 253N. Come visit a meeting any time with no obligation to speak and you get Black Belt Leadership Points for attending! The club is open to any TGEI, TGMI or LEAD Alumni. If you would like to learn more about Toastmasters the district website is: http://4310000.toastmastersclubs.org/