Staff & Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Tennessee Law Enforcement Training Academy
3025 Lebanon Pike
Nashville, TN 37214

Phone: (615) 741-4448
Fax: (615) 741-3366


Administration & Instructors
Name/Title Teaches
Thad Dorris
Assistant Director, TLETA
Emergency Vehicle Operations, Patrol Tactics, SWAT, Firearms, Police Cyclist, Crash Investigations, RADAR/LIDAR
Keith Dunn
Supervisor of Training
Firearms, Patrol, Field Training Officer, Patrol Training Officer, Emergency Vehicle Operations
Scott Wilder
Instructor Per Spec 
Criminal Law and Procedure, Search Warrants, Legal, Firearms, Use of Force, General Subjects
Charles Alexander
Instructor Per Spec
Physical Fitness, Defensive Tactics, Investigations
Korey Cooper
Instructor Per Spec
Gang Investigations, Building Clearing, and General Patrol Subject
Kristy Kelley
Instructor Per Spec
Crisis Intervention and Domestic Violence Tactics, Emergency Vehicle Operations, and General Subjects
Zach Baggett
Active Attack Response, Patrol Tactics and Techniques, and General Subjects
Trey Clanton
Firearms, Leadership Management and Ethics, Crash Investigations, General Subjects
Jimmy Eubank
Emergency Vehicle Operations, Patrol Response Tactics, Investigations and General Subjects 
Aaron Ferguson
Firearms, Domestic Violence, Legal Issues
Holden Foster
Defensive Tactics, Physical Training
Lane Hardin
Defensive Tactics. Physical Training
Pat Looper
Instructor (Part-Time)
Dee Reynolds
Emergency Vehicle Operations, LAP/DV, Duty to Intervene, Report Writing, Positive Police Interactions with the Public
AJ Yokley
Firearms, Building Clearing, Report Writing, General Patrol Subjects, and Veterans Affairs Representative  

Administrative Support

Name Title/Function
Becky Shanklin Executive Administrative Assistant
Kelly Morgan Administrative Services Assistant III
Holly Meyer Administrative Services Assistant III
Carri Scott Administrative Services Assistant II
Frances Nesbit Account Clerk 

Kitchen & Cafeteria Staff
Name Title/Function
Maurice Batey Kitchen Manager 2
Phillip Johnson Cook 2
Tameka McClain Cook 2
Andra Hamilton Cook 1 
Rhonda London Food Service Worker 
Randall Hamilton Food Service Worker