TYRF Alumni

Congressman Marsha Blackburn
Williamson County Young Republicans (1970s)

State Offices

Secretary of State Tre Hargett Shelby County Chairman Shelby County Young Republicans (mid 90s)

Commissioner of Safety Bill Gibbons
Shelby Co. (1980’s)

Rep. Jeremy Durham
TYRF Chairman (2009-11)

Fmr. Rep. Jerome Cochran
Carter County Chairman,
Carter County Young Republicans (2002)

Fmr. Rep. Chris Crider
Gibson County

Rep. Vance Dennis
McNairy/Hardin County Young Republicans (2007-)

Sen. Jack Johnson
Williamson County (1990s)

Sen. Brian Kelsey
Shelby County TYRF Liaison
Shelby County Young Republicans (2004)

Rep. Judd Matheny
Coffee County

Fmr. Rep. Jason Mumpower
Sullivan County

Rep. Barrett Rich
Fayette/Hardeman County Chairman (2008)

Fmr. Rep. Donna Rowland
Rutherford County

Local Offices

Fmr. County Commissioner Billy Yancy

Tipton County Young Republicans (2003)

Fmr. Commissioner Mike Carpenter
Shelby County Young Republicans (1990s)

Councilman R. Kemp Conrad
Shelby County Young Republicans

Party Offices

John L. Ryder, Republican National Committeeman
Shelby County Young Republicans

Election Commission Chairman Bill Giannini
Shelby County Young Republicans (2004)

Tennessee has had more National YR Chairs than any other state and several individuals have served as Vice or Co-Chairs of the YRNF.

Jerrie Kent
Co-Chairman, Young Republican National Federation (1957-59)

Jack McDonald
Chairman, Young Republican National Federation (1967-69)

Governor Don Sundquist
Shelby County
Chairman, Young Republican National Federation (1971-73)

Richard Jacobs
Madison County
Chairman, Young Republican National Federation (1987-89)

Paul Stanley
Shelby County
Vice-Chairman, Young Republican National Federation (mid 90′s)

Larry Kidwell,
Shelby County
Chairman, Young Republican National Federation (1995-97)


TYRF Chairs

Ashley Elizabeth Graham
Davidson Co. (2015-17)

Don Johnson
Davidson Co. (2013-15)

Aaron Snodderly
Cumberland Co. (2011-13)

Jeremy Durham
Davidson Co. (2009-11)

Reuben Watkins
Bledsoe Co. (2007-09)

Drew Daniel
Shelby Co. (2005-07)

Mark Green
Williamson Co. (2003-05)

Tricia Joy Murray
Williamson Co. (2001-03)

Chad White (1999-01)