Board Members

The State Board of Equalization was created in TCA 4-3-5101 et seq. to assure that property tax assessments meet state constitutional standards of uniformity through establishment of administrative policies and an appeals process to resolve property owner complaints. Current members of the Board are as follows:

Governor

Bill Haslam
Chair
Governor

  Dwight E. Tarwater

Dwight E. Tarwater
Counsel to the Governor
(Member appointed to sit for Governor)

  Bill Bennett

Bill Bennett
Vice-Chair
Former Hamilton Co. Assessor of Property

Tre Harget

Tre Hargett
Secretary of State

  Comptroller

Justin P. Wilson
Comptroller of the Treasury

  David H. Lillard, Jr.

David H. Lillard, Jr.
State Treasurer

Richard H. Roberts

Richard H. Roberts
Commissioner of Revenue

  Betty  Burchett

Betty Burchett
Former Montgomery Co. Assessor of Property