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222 West Main Street
Mountain City, TN 37683
(423) 727-9696


Year Originated: 1836
County Road Miles: 380.25
Number of Parcels: 14,397
Incorporated Cities or Towns: Mountain City (2531)


2020 Population: 17,948
2020 Population per Square Mile: 60.03
2010 Population: 18,244


County Structure: Traditional
Development District: First Tennessee Development District
Judicial District: 1


Fiscal Procedures Law: Fiscal Control Acts of 1957
Budgeting Law: Fiscal Control Acts of 1957
Purchasing Law: Fiscal Control Acts of 1957
Private Acts: Johnson County Private Acts
County Mayor Larry Potter (423) 727-9696
Hwy Chief Admin Off Jeff Wagner (423) 727-7851
Administrator of Elections Cheri Lipford (423) 727-8592
Assessor of Property Matthew Lewis (423) 727-7692
Circuit Court Clerk Melissa Hollaway (423) 727-9012
Clerk & Master Sherrie Fenner (423) 727-7853
County Attorney Ryan Carroll (423) 727-9671
County Clerk Tammie Fenner (423) 727-9633
Director of Schools Michelle Simcox (423) 727-2640
Finance/Budget Director Russell Robinson (423) 727-7977
General Sessions Court Judge Julie Canter (423) 727-9468
Purchasing Agent Troy Arnold (423) 727-7861
Register of Deeds Freida Gwinn (423) 727-7841
Sheriff Clifton Worley (423) 727-7761
Solid Waste Director Mike Sumner (423) 727-6921
Trustee Lisa Crowder (423) 727-9062
Number of Commissioners: 15
Number of Commission Districts: 7
County Legislative Meeting Information: 7:00 p.m. - 3rd Thursday each month

County Commissioner William Adams (423) 727-7369
County Commissioner David Campbell Jr.
County Commissioner Lester Dunn
County Commissioner Jerry Gentry
County Commissioner Tracy Greer
County Commissioner Robert Grindstaff (423) 291-9909
County Commissioner Huey Long
County Commissioner James Lowe (423) 727-5081
County Commissioner Megan McEwen
County Commissioner Gina Meade (423) 727-5615
County Commissioner Kody Norris
County Commissioner Cody Osborne
County Commissioner Fred Phipps
County Commissioner Tommy Poore
County Commissioner Brian Taylor

CTAS Consultants

County Government Consultant: Rick Hall
Environmental Consultant: Kim Raia
Assessor Consultant: Gabe Looney
Criminal Justice Consultant: Derrick Woods
Jail Administration Consultant: Jim Hart
Fire Consultant: Marc Alley