Board of Directors

The Obion County The Obion County Emergency Communications District        (E-911) is governed by a nine-member Board of Directors as specified in TCA. Board members are appointed by the County Mayor’s office and confirmed by the County Commission. Board members are appointed for 4-year terms. The Board meets each month, and those meetings are open to the public.

2017 TENTATIVE Meeting Schedule

Tuesday, January 17 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, February 20 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, March 21 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 18 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, May 16 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, June 27 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, July 18 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 15 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 19 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 17 6:00 p.m.

THURSDAY, November 16 6:00 p.m.

There is no meeting in December.

Chairman Mark Watson

Chairman Watson was appointed to the 911 Board in 1988. As chairman, he is an ex-officio member of all 911 committees. He is the fiscal director for the Lake County prison and is the chief of Troy Fire Department. He resides in Troy.

Vice-Chairman Bob Reavis

Mr. Reavis was appointed to the 911 Board in 1999. He serves on the Budget and Finance committee. Mr. Reavis retired as sales manager from Blackley Motors. He resides in Hornbeak and is the chief of Hornbeak Fire Department.

Treasurer John Horner

Mr. Horner was appointed to the 911 Board in 2006. He serves on the Budget and Finance committee. Mr. Horner is a Senior Vice President at Reelfoot Bank and resides in      Union City.

Secretary Polk Glover

Mr. Glover was appointed to the 911 Board in 1989. He serves on the Building and Personnel committees. Mr. Glover is a retired farmer and serves as a County Commissioner and a former city councilman in the Town of Obion.

Judy Barker

Mrs. Barker was appointed to the 911 Board in 2012. She is a local attorney and a former State Representative for Obion, Lake and Dyer Counties. Mrs. Barker resides outside Union City.

Dan Boykin

Mr. Boykin was appointed to the 911 Board in 1999. He serves on the Building Committee. Mr. Boykin retired after being the principal of Union City Middle School for many years. He resides in Union City.

Kathy Forrester

Mrs. Forrester was appointed to the 911 Board in 1999. She is the chair of the Personnel Committee. Mrs. Forrester resides outside Rives.

Tim Partin

Mr. Partin was appointed to the 911 Board in 2008. He serves on the Personnel committee. Mr. Partin is a farmer and resides outside Woodland Mills.

Kenny Thurmond

Mr. Thurmond was appointed to the 911 Board in 2004. He serves on the Building and Equipment committees. He is a retired firefighter and truck driver. Mr. Thurmond resides in South Fulton.

Former Board Members Include:

Robert Baird

Ira Bingham, Jr.

Donnie Braswell

Damon Campbell

Wade Carrington

David Clark

Andy Crocker

Jim Hughes

Charles Hutchinson

Harold Jenkins

Claire McCollum

Clifford McWherter

Ron Powers

Ralph Revell

David Roberson

Jerry Vastbinder