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Rep. Joe Towns, Jr.

D-Memphis
District 84 — Parts of Shelby County — Map

district address

4528 St. Honore
Memphis, TN 38116
Phone (901) 332-7009

nashville address

301 6th Avenue North
Suite 37 Legislative Plaza
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone (615) 741-2189
Fax (615) 253-0201
rep.joe.towns@capitol.tn.gov

Personal Information

  • Born May 4 in Memphis TN
  • Single
  • Occupation: Business/ Entrepreneur and Former College Instructor, and has a Management, Consulting and Entertainment Co.
  • Member of Mississippi Boulevard Church
  • B.A. in Political Science from LeMoyne-Owen College
  • M.S. in Operational Management from University of Arkansas in Fayetteville

Community Involvement

  • Former member of Community Service Action Board and Democratic Executive Committee
  • Co-founder of C.U.T.E.C. Anti Crime Organization
  • Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity
  • Men of Progress
  • 100 Black Men
  • Gardenview Home Owner Association

Current Session

Staff Contacts

  • Debra Julianna

Service in Public Office

  • House Member of the 99th through 108th General Assemblies
  • Assistant Democratic Leader

    Member, House Business and Utilities Committee

    Member, House Consumer and Human Resources Committee

    Member, House Consumer and Human Resources Subcommittee