Staff Directory

Helpful phone numbers and contact information by division and program

Child Safety
Name Office Phone Fax
To Report Child Abuse or Neglect

https://apps.tn.gov/carat/

1 (877) 542-2873
1 (877) 237-0444
 
Child Abuse Hotline (Non-Abuse Reporting) Main Number  (615) 741-9000  
Office of Child Safety Main Number (615) 741-9977  
Child Protective Services Investigations Main Number (615) 253-3835  
Child Protective Services Training  Main Number (615) 741-9978  
Dimple Dudley Child Safety  (615) 741-8444  
Sheriee Cook Child Safety  (615) 741-9977  
Carla Aaron Child Safety (615) 741-8278  
Michelle Hengelbrok Alternative Workplace Solutions & Training   (615) 741-9978  
Matthew Muenzen, M.A., J.D. Community Partnerships (615) 741-3411  
Stephanie Butler Internal Quality Control (615) 532-6190  
Amy Coble, MCJ Investigations (615) 253-3835   
Carmen Lowe-Harris Investigations (615) 253-3835  
Pierce Beckham, LMSW, J.D. Investigations (615) 253-3835  
Heather Ray Tennessee Child Abuse Hotline  (615) 741-8864   
Child Programs ​
Name Office Phone  Fax 
Marjahna Hart CPS Assessments (615) 532-5624 (615) 253-0069
John Johnson Foster Care & Adoption (615) 253-6351 (615) 253-0069
Kerelynn Davis Foster Care & Adoption  (615) 532-6198 (615) 253-0069
Cheri Stewart Interstate Compact / Post-Adoption Services  (615) 532-5618 (615) 253-0069
Arlinda Baxter Interstate Compact / Post-Adoption Services  (615) 253-4676 (615) 253-0069
Michael Leach Independent Living  (615) 532-2045 (615) 253-0069
Susan Mitchell      Network Development  (615) 741-0461  
Jennifer Williams In Home Tennessee  (615) 253-4481  
Brian Stephens  Community-Based Child Abuse Prevention  (615) 253-1114  
Crystal Parker Community Partners (615) 532-7366  
Angela Kranhold Assessment Tools (CANS & FAST) (615) 480-8892  
Jeff Williamson Provider Network (615) 253-1718  
Child Health
Name Phone Fax
Eula Hendricks  (615) 741-9716 (615) 253-0069
Juvenile Justice
Name Phone Fax
Venus Singleton (615) 741-9725 (615) 741-2559
Quality Control
Name Office Phone Fax
Veronica Edwards Licensing (615) 532-5640 (615) 244-1723
Colette Crawley Due Process Procedures (615) 532-9444  
Eric Henderson Research, Grant & Data Requests (615) 532-7332  
Finance and Budget
Name Phone Fax
Hubernetta Stuckey (615) 532-5570 (615) 532-5986
Mohamed Ismail El-Kaissy (615) 532-8340 (615) 532-5986
Suzanne G. White (615) 741-0581 (615) 532-5986
Tatiana P. Kishko (615) 741-8304 (615) 532-5986
Legal
Name Office / Region Phone Fax 
Iris Dedeaux Central Office  (615) 741-6042 (615) 532-2348
Shirley Reed Central Office  (615) 253-2161 (615) 532-2348
Tracy Hetzel Upper Cumberland Regional General Counsel  (931) 646-3129 (931) 525-1329
Jim Wyche Northeast Regional General Counsel  (423) 854-5047 (423) 952-7035  
Deana L. Latimore Shelby Regional General Counsel  (901) 578-4179 (901) 543-6014
Sean P. Muirgaen East Regional General Counsel  (865) 425-4442 (865) 463-0816
Kelly Keylon Northwest Regional General Counsel  (731) 364-9647 (731) 364-6994
Christine S. Carlton Davidson Regional General Counsel   (615) 532-4018 (615) 253-6247
LeAnn Rial Southwest Regional General Counsel  (731) 421-2038 (731) 426-0800
Elizabeth S. Smith South Central Regional General Counsel   (931) 490-6033 (931) 490-6118
Susan Kovac Knox Regional General Counsel  (865) 594-5393 (865) 525-7184
Sammi Maifair Mid-Cumberland Regional General Counsel (615) 360-4395 (615) 253-5667
Dot Ray Tennessee Valley Regional General Counsel (423) 634-6138 (423) 296-8997
Agnes Trujillo Smoky Regional General Counsel (865) 471-1646 (865) 475-4270
Human Resources
Name Phone Fax 
Main Number (615) 741-9171 (615) 532-8537
Communications
Name Phone Fax
Rob Johnson (615) 253-8467  
Carrie Weir (615) 253-4755  
Krysten Velloff (615) 532-4801  
Legislation
Name Phone Fax
Russell Marty (615) 253-2726  
Krysten Velloff (615) 532-4801  
Customer Relations Services
Name Phone  Fax
Main Line 1(800) 861-1935  
Office of Civil Rights
Name Phone  Fax
Main Line (615) 532-5552 (615) 532-7602
Administrative Procedures
Name Phone Fax
Main Line (615) 741-1110 (615) 741-4518
Facilities Management
Name Phone Fax
Pat Braden (615) 741-9196