Focus Area

  • Rural Resources
    • Internet access
    • Medical/mental health services
    • General resources        


  • Meets quarterly in Cordova or Jackson, TN
  • Member terms are for 3 years

If you're interested in volunteering to serve on the West Regional Planning and Policy Council, please complete the interest form linked below. If you have any questions, please contact Cooper.McCormick@tn.gov

WPPC Membership Interest Form

Wednesday, January 18

Wednesday, April 19

Wednesday, July 19

Wednesday, October 18

Click here for more information.

Steven Beckham Jackson, TN
October 2021 to October 2024
Heather Roberts Memphis, TN
January 2023 to January 2026
Marcellous Brazley Cordova, TN
January 2021 to January 2024
Ginny Oceguera Memphis, TN
January 2022 to January 2025
Heather Bensch Ripley, TN
Advocate for Children
April 2020 to April 2023
Lesley Guilaran Jackson, TN
Advocate for Adults
January 2022 to January 2025
Theresa Smisor Memphis, TN
Chair/Other Affected Organization
January 2022 to January 2024
Kandi Collins Jackson, TN
Family Member
June 2022 to June 2025
Stephen Tennial Memphis, TN
Other Affected Organization
July 2022 to July 2025
Erica Thomas-Hill Cordova, TN
Advocate for Children/Provider
January 2023 to January 2026