Regional Planning

The Regional Planning Department staff provides research, grant-writing, and grant-administration services for state and federal grant funds; techinical expertise; conducts surveys; prepares studies in support of local infrastructures inprovement projects; and provides assistance to local governments on several different enviormental issues. To learn more about our programs and services please explore the quick links on the left of this page or contact any of the Regional Planning Department staff listed below.

Regional Planning Staff

Name: Ken Thorne
Position: Director


Phone: 731-587-4213 ext. 229

Name: Tim Belton
Position: Project Administrator


Phone: 731-587-4213 ext. 227

Name: Wanda Fuzzell
Position: Solid Waste/Infrastructure Planner


Phone: 731-587-4213 ext. 232

Name: Donny Bunton
Position: Community Planner


Phone: 731-587-4213 ext. 226

Name: Ben Bradberry
Position: Rural Planning Organization Coordinator


Phone: 731-587-4213 ext. 230

Name: Jessica Baker
Position: Historic Preservation Planner, Housing Coordinator


Phone: 731-587-4213 ext. 228

Name: Jennifer Zimmerman
Position: Grants Writer


Phone: 731-587-4213 ext.235

Name: Ryan Trump
Position: Disaster Relief/Pandemic Recovery Coordinator

Phone: 731-587-4213 ext. 231

Name: Tessa Kyle
Position: Disaster Relief/Pandemic Recovery Coordinator

Phone: 731-587-4213 ext. 238