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Codes Enforcement
Codes Enforcement Section Administrators
Title Name Phone Email
Director Christopher Bainbridge 615-741-7190
Plans Examiner Manager Philip Cameron 615-741-7190
Fire Safety Manager Fred Garbler 615-741-7190
West TN Regional Supervisor Terry Singleton 731-423-5703
Mid-East TN Regional Supervisor George Smith 615-604-4195
Mid-West TN Regional Supervisor Russell Schwahn 731-431-7028 
East TN Regional Supervisor Jeff Hunt 615-630-8623

The Codes Enforcement section operates out of three offices across the state.

Central Office, Nashville

Phone: (615) 741-7190
Fax: (615) 532-7488

Tennessee State Fire Marshal's Office
Code Enforcement Section
500 James Robertson Parkway
Tenth Floor, Davy Crockett Tower
Nashville, TN  37243-1162

West Regional Office, Jackson

Phone: (731) 423-5703
Fax: (615) 532-7488

Tennessee State Fire Marshal's Office
Codes Enforcement Section
Lowell Thomas State Office Building
225 Dr. Martin Luther King Drive
3rd Floor, Suite 350
Jackson, TN  38301