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Working together to improve the health and well-being of the places we call home.

How it works

Tennesseans are making our cities, towns, counties, neighborhoods, and campuses healthier, one community at a time




In more than 100 locations across Tennessee, local citizens are making the quality of life better in our state, one community at a time. They’re taking part in a grassroots movement with simple, free, and effective ways to help their friends and neighbors be more active, eat more nutritious food, and stay away from tobacco.

Here's what people are saying about the community-based campaign to make this a healthier state


Hickman County shares their story

Is your community on the map?

Find the cities, towns, counties, neighborhoods, and campuses that are getting healthier and those that have received official designation.


Find out how your county, town or suburban community is following the steps to get healthier and be officially recognized for it.


In Tennessee’s largest cities, people are teaming up with the folks next door and down the block to create Healthier Tennessee Neighborhoods.


Students, faculty, and staff on college and university campuses are part of the movement, too.

Staff Directory


Neighborhood Director – Memphis

615.610.1880 x860

[email protected]
Stacy Baugues

Senior Regional Director

615.610.1880 x850

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Russell Cliche

Regional Director – Southeast Tennessee

615.610.1880 x840

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Syrena Flowers

Regional Director – West Tennessee

615.610.1880 x820

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Kate Kennedy

Regional Director – Western Middle Tennessee

615.610.1880 x830

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Regional Director – East Tennessee

615.610.1880 x870

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Regional Director – Western Middle Tennessee

615.610.1880 x890

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Alicia Price

Neighborhood Director – Knoxville

615.610.1880 x790

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Kayla Smith

Regional Director – Northeast Tennessee

615.610.1880 x780

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Colleen Wright

Regional Director – Eastern Middle Tennessee

615.610.1880 x760

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Healthier Communities

East Middle West
Anderson CountyBedford CountyArlington
Bledsoe CountyClarksvilleBenton County
Blount CountyCookevilleCarroll County
Bradley CountyCrossville / Cumberland CountyChester County
Cocke CountyDickson CountyCrockett County
CollegedaleFranklinDecatur County
Franklin CountyGiles CountyDyer County
Grundy CountyHickman CountyGermanton
Jefferson CountyHouston CountyGibson County
KingsportMacon CountyHardeman County
Loudon CountyMarshall CountyHaywood County
Marion CountyMaury CountyHenderson County
McMinn CountySpring HillJackson/Madison County
Meigs CountyTrousdale CountyLake County
Rhea CountyTullahomaLauderdale County
Unicoi CountyWilson CountyMcNairy County
Morgan CountyHumphreys CountyObion County
Hamblen CountyManchesterTipton County
Greene CountyRobertson CountyWeakley County
Johnson CountyCheatham CountyFayette County
Van Buren CountyLawrence CountyCollierville
Washington CountyLincoln CountyHenry County
Monroe CountyMoore CountyHardin County
Carter CountyCannon County 
Claiborne CountyDeKalb County 
Hancock CountyRutherford County 
Hawkins CountyClay County 
Roane CountyFentress County 
Sequatchie CountyJackson County 
Warren CountySmith County 
White CountyStewart County 
Grainger CountySumner County 
Polk CountyWayne County 
Scott County  
Union County