Cheryl Lewis-Smith, PHR, IPMA-SCP, MA

Human Resources
Title: Human Resources Director
Phone: 615-287-8622
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Cheryl Lewis-Smith was named Human Resources Director for La Vergne in July 2013. Ms. Lewis-Smith hails from New Castle, Delaware and is a seasoned Human Resources Management Professional. Having worked in both public and private sectors, her experience includes Consumer Banking and Finance, Manufacturing, Health Care Management, Higher Education, State and City Government. She joined the city as Human Resources Director after working as Human Resources Director for the City of White House.

Cheryl holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Judson College, Marion, Alabama, with a double major in Psychology and Sociology. She received a Master of Arts Degree in Organizational Communication from Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, Kentucky and holds designation as a Professional in Human Resources Management (PHR) along with certification (IPMA -SCP) within the International Public Management Association for HR.

Professional membership affiliation includes:
  • The National Society for Human Resources Management
  • International Public Management Association for Human Resources
  • Tennessee Personnel Management Association
  • Tennessee Public Risk Management Association
  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated
Cheryl is an avid community service volunteer and leader. Having served on various state, regional and national boards and committees in both a professional and personal capacity, she is truly dedicated and committed to making a difference.

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