Representative Patsy Hazlewood (R|District 27) is a retired AT&T executive; former Southeast Regional Director for the Tennessee Dept. of Economic & Community Development; and Director of CapitalMark Bank & Trust.
Her current public office service includes: Chair: Finance, Ways and Means Committee; Council on Pensions and Insurance; Member: Calendar and Rules Committee; Commerce Committee; Joint Fiscal Review Committee; Select Committee on Rules; Business and Utilities Subcommittee; Finance, Ways and Means Appropriations Subcommittee; Finance, Ways and Means Subcommittee.
Her community service includes: Elder and Trustee: Signal Mountain Presbyterian Church; Past President: Downtown Chattanooga Rotary Club; Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce; Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga; Chattanooga Better Business Bureau; Greater Chattanooga Sports Committee; Urban League; Current Member: Board of Finley Stadium; Board of Friends of the Festival; Board Member of Bible in the Schools; Former Board Member of the Tennessee Aquarium; River City Co.; T.C. Thompson Children's Hospital Foundation.
Her awards and honors include: 1999 Chattanooga Area Manager of the Year; 2002 Chattanooga Philanthropist of the Year; 2005 Better Business Bureau Honoree; 2005 Junior League Service Award; 2012 Tennessee Woman of Distinction; 2017 Chattanooga State Dinner of Firsts Honoree; 2019 Tennessee Community Organization Award of Excellence; 2020 Marsy's Law for Tennessee Champion of Victims' Rights; 2020 Tennessee Hospital Association Hospital Hero.
She is widowed and has one son, three stepdaughters, two grandsons, three step-grandsons, and two step-granddaughters; B.S., Mathematics and Physics, Middle Tennessee State University.