Welcome to General Services

The Tennessee Department of General Services is responsible for providing goods and services to the State government of Tennessee. Its primary customers are other State departments and agencies. It also serves vendors wishing to do business with the State, and citizens and organizations interested in purchasing surplus State and federal property.


The Department’s services include centralized procurement for State departments; management of the State’s real estate assets; motor vehicle and equipment management; printing, media, and photographic services; postal services; warehousing and distribution; State employee parking, badging, and shuttle services; and assistance to small businesses and businesses owned by minorities, women, and veterans.

For public records requests to the Department of General Services, please complete the following digital form and your request will be processed in a timely manner. For questions about a specific request, contact Michelle Parks at michelle.parks@tn.gov.

 

Executive Staff Member Assistant Phone
Christi Branscom
Commissioner
Hailey Weatherford 615-741-9263
Thomas Chester
Deputy Commissioner,
Chief of Staff

Kim Colvard 615-741-9495
John M. Hull
Deputy Commissioner, STREAM
Keva Phipps 615-741-2226
Mike Perry
Chief Procurement Officer
Robin Upchurch 615-532-7279
Michelle Sanders Parks
Director of Communications
Lauren Sweeney 615-532-2527
Karla Anderson
Communications and Marketing Manager
  615-927-4375
Christy Allen
General Counsel
  615-741-9466
Tammy Golden
Assistant Commissioner, 
Document Solutions
  615-741-4198
Michael Winston
Director,
Office of Financial Management
  615-532-7272
Bob Williams
Assistant Commissioner,
Vehicle and Asset Management
  615-253-4866
Hannah Salita
Director,
Office of Administrative Services
  615-532-1036
Debi Moss
Director of Internal Audit
  615-741-0068
Melissa Thomas
HR Business Partner
  615-741-1037
Bucky Rosenbaum
HR Talent Management Partner
  615-741-0492
Julie Hannah
Chief Strategy Officer
  615-532-4380

A full organizational chart for the Department of General Services can be downloaded here.

General Services Mission & Vision

Mission: Serving as a trusted partner to deliver mission-focused general services to support state government

Vision: To create a culture of excellence that produces consistent strategic and innovative support solutions for state government
Our Core Values
Thorough
Engaged
Accountable
Motivated