Senator Joey Hensley

District 28
R – Hohenwald
Giles, Lawrence, Lewis, Maury, Perry, and Wayne Counties

District Address
855 Summertown Highway
Hohenwald, TN 38462

E-Mail Address
[email protected]

Nashville Address
301 6th Avenue North
Suite 309 War Memorial Bldg.
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone (615) 741-3100

Staff Contact
Susan Story

Personal Website:

Biographical Information

  • Born July 28, 1955
  • Children:  Daughters Jenna and Jada; Son, Joseph
  • Physician
  • Pentecostal
  • A.S., Columbia State Community College
  • B.S., University of Memphis
  • M.D., University of Tennessee-Memphis

Public Office

  • Senate member of the 108th through 110th General Assembly
  • House member of the 103rd through 107th General Assembly
  • 2nd Vice-Chairman: Senate Health and Welfare Committee
  • Member, Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee
  • Member, Senate Education Committee
  • Treasurer, House Republican Caucus, 105th through 107th General Assembly
  • Former member, Lewis County Commission
  • Lewis County Health Council
  • Member, Lewis County School Board
  • Lewis County Medical Examiner

Community Involvement

  • Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Tennessee Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • Tennessee Medical Association
  • Lewis County Health Council
  • Founding Member, Lewis County Education Foundation
  • Member, Lewis County Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Lewis County Youth Council
  • Member, Maury County Chamber of Commerce

Senator Joey Hensley