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Shareholder Cynthia Richardson Wyrick Takes Reins As President Of The Tennessee Bar Association

Attorney Cynthia Richardson Wyrick was sworn in as the 134th President of the Tennessee Bar Association on June 14, 2013, at the association's annual convention in Nashville. The Tennessee Bar Association has over 12,000 members and is the largest organization of professionals in the state. Ms. Wyrick is only the second attorney from Sevier County to head the organization. Read about her plans for service to the profession and the public in the coming year here.

To hear Ms. Wyrick's acceptance speech, in which she outlines her goals for the association, click here.

For other coverage of her induction as president, you may click on the following links:

Tennessee Bar Journal "President's Perspective" columns written by Cynthia Richardson Wyrick:

Governor Haslam Makes Appointments to State Boards and Commissions

TN Office of the Governor; Wednesday, May 17, 2017 | 03:10pm

Appointments ensure Tennesseans have responsive, effective, efficient government

NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam announced the appointments of 186 Tennesseans to 68 boards and commissions.

The Governor is quoted as saying: "I am grateful to these men and women for their commitment to serving our state," Haslam said. "They will represent the people of Tennessee well."

The governor continues to evaluate the state’s complete range of boards and commissions to ensure Tennesseans have a government that is responsive, effective and efficient.

Appointment terms are varied due to differing statutory requirements or term limits determined by specific qualifications. Cynthia Wyrick was appointed to the Board of Appeals. Of all of the appointments the two appointed to the Board of Appeals are:

Board of Appeals

Cynthia Wyrick, Sevierville

Rita Roberts-Turner, Goodlettsville