Jerri S. Bryant


Year Elected/Appointed


Previous Employment

Partner, Carter, Harrod & Cunningham, 1991-98
Private Practice, Claiborne, Davis, Buck & Hurley, 1987-90


University of Tennessee at Knoxville, 1987
Tennessee Wesleyan College, 1984


2009 Adoption Ambassador


Tennessee Trial Judges Association
Tennessee Judicial Conference Executive Committee, Long Range Planning Committee, Weighted Caseload Committee, Compensation and Retirement Committee, Education Committee, Domestic Relations Committee, Strategic Planning Committee, Vice-President 2009-2010
National Association of Women's Judges, Past Member
Tennessee Lawyers Association for Women, Past Member
Young Lawyers Division of the Tennessee Bar Association
Tennessee Bar Association, Task Force on Judicial Conduct Rules
Tennessee Bar Association, IOLTA Grant Review Committee, Past Member
Tennessee Supreme Court Access to Justice Commission, Pro Se Advisory Committee
Tennessee Lawyers Assistance Program
McMinn County Bar Association, Past President

Community Involvement

Keith Memorial United Methodist Church, Board of Trustees, Worship Committee Chair
Athens Kiwanis Club, 1991-present, Past President
H.O.P.E. Center, Inc., Past President, Founding Board of Directors
United Way of McMinn County, Past Board of Directors
YMCA McMinn County, Past Secretary
Tennessee Technology Center, Past Advisory Counsel Member
University of Tennessee National Alumni Association, Past Board of Governors
McMinn County Chapter, Past President
Boys & Girls Club, Monroe County, Board of Directors

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McMinn Co. Courthouse
6 East Madison Avenue
Athens, TN 37303


Bradley, McMinn, Monroe, Polk