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Rep. Joey Hensley

R-Howenwald
District 70 — Lawrence, Lewis and part of Wayne Counties — Map

district address

855 Summertown Highway
Hohenwald, TN 38462

nashville address

301 6th Avenue North
Suite 106 War Memorial Bldg.
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone (615) 741-7476
rep.joey.hensley@capitol.tn.gov

Personal Information

  • Born on July 28, 1955 in Hohenwald, TN
  • Married; wife Gina
  • Children; daughters Jenna and Jada
  • Physician
  • Pentecostal
  • A.S., Columbia State Community College
  • B.S., University of Memphis
  • M.D., University of Tennessee-Memphis C

Community Involvement

  • Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Tennessee Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • Tennessee Medical Association
  • Member and Former Chairman, Lewis County School Board
  • Former member, Lewis County Commission
  • Lewis County Medical Examiner
  • Lewis County Health Council
  • Founding Member, Lewis County Education Foundation
  • Member, Lewis County Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Lewis County Youth Council

Current Session

Staff Contacts

  • Susan Story

Service in Public Office

  • House member of the 103rd through 106th General Assemblies
  • Vice Chair, House Health and Human Resources Committee
  • Member, House Education Committee
  • Chair, Hous Public Health Subcommittee
  • Member, House Professional Occupations Subcommittee
  • Member, House K-12 Subcommittee
  • Member, House Health Equity Commission
  • Member, Joint TennCare Oversight Committee
  • Republican Caucus Treasurer for the 104 & 105th General Assembly