Hamilton County

Jim Coppinger is Hamilton County mayor. Commissioners appointed Coppinger in January 2011 to fill the seat of departing Claude Ramsey, who now serves as Tennessee’s deputy governor.

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Randy Fairbanks represents District 1, which includes Sale Creek, Soddy-Daisy and sections of the county north of Red Bank. Fairbanks was first elected to the commission in 2014.

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Jim Fields represents District 2, which includes Signal Mountain and other areas along the western border of Hamilton County.

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Marty Haynes represents District 3, which includes Hixson and Middle Valley. Haynes was elected in a special election in 2012. He is an industrial salesman with Porter Warner, and graduated from the University of Tennessee — Chattanooga with a degree in business administration and management.

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Warren Mackey represents District 4, which includes Avondale, Bushtown and East Chattanooga.

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Greg Beck represents District 5, which includes Summit, Bonny Oaks, Woodmore and Dalewood. Commissioners appointed Beck in February 2005 to complete the term of JoAnne Favors.

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Joe Graham represents District 6, which includes Lookout Valley, St. Elmo, Lookout Mountain, Downtown Chattanooga, North Chattanooga and part of Red Bank.

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Larry Henry was elected to Circuit Court Clerk in 2014.

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Tim Boyd represents District 8, which includes Missionary Ridge, Concord, Hamilton Place, East Ridge and parts of Brainerd.

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Chester Bankston represents District 9, which includes Ooltewah and Birchwood.

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Bill Bennett is Hamilton County’s assessor of property. Commissioners appointed Bennett assessor in September 1994.

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Bill Knowles is Hamilton County Clerk. Voters first elected Knowles to the position in 1974.

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Sheriff Jim Hammond was first elected in 2008. He previously spent 15 years as the department’s Chief Deputy.

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Gary Behler was first elected to the Juvenile Court Clerk position in 2010.

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Paula Thompson serves as Circuit Court Clerk. Voters first elected her in 2002.

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Gwen Tidwell has served as Criminal Court Clerk since voters first elected her in 1994.

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Pam Hurst has served as Hamilton County’s Register of Deeds since 1994.

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Bill Hullander, county trustee, serves as the county's banker.

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