Local

Government

Unicoi County’s county-executive form of government, consisting of a county mayor and nine county commissioners, serves a population of 18,313. The towns of Erwin, with a population of more than 6,100, and Unicoi, with a population of just under 3,700, each employ a mayor-and-alderman form of government, with the Town of Erwin consisting of a mayor, vice-mayor, and four aldermen, while the Town of Unicoi consists of a mayor, vice-mayor, and three aldermen. Erwin serves as the county seat for Unicoi County.

As follows is a listing of Government Officials:

Town of Erwin

Mayor
Doris Hensley
(423) 743-6231

Vice-Mayor

Aldermen:
Michael Baker
Gary Chandler
Gary Edwards
Mark Lafever
Rachelle Shurtz
City Recorder
Glenn Rosenoff
(423) 743-6231

Chief of Police
Regan Tilson
(423)743-1870

Fire Department Chief
James Darren Bailey
(423) 743-6231

Public Works Director
Riki Forney
(423) 743-6231

Correspondence to any Town of Erwin Official can be mailed to the following address:
P.O. Box 59, Erwin, TN 37650

Town of Unicoi

Mayor
Johnny Lynch
(423) 743-5963

Vice-Mayor
Doug Hopson
(423) 743-3325

Aldermen:
Cathy Bullen
Jeff Linville
Wanda Radford

City Recorder
Mike Housewright
(423) 743-7162

Correspondence to any Town of Unicoi Official can be mailed to the following address:
P.O. Box 39, Unicoi, TN 37692

Unicoi County

County Mayor
Garland “Bubba” Evely
(423) 743-9391

County Commissioners:
Jamie Harris
Jason Harris
Stephen Hendrix
John Mosley
Marie Rice
Matthew Rice
Loren Thomas
Glenn White
Todd Wilcox

Assessor Property
Teresa Kinsler
(423) 743-9391

Circuit Court Clerk
Darren Shelton
(423) 743-3541

County Court Clerk
Mitzi Bowen
(423) 743-3381

Register of Deeds
Debbie Tittle
(423) 743-6104

Road Superintendent
Terry Haynes
(423) 743-6171

Sheriff
Mike Hensley
(423) 743-1850

Trustee
Paul Berry
(423) 743-3011

Correspondence to any Unicoi County Official can be sent to the following address:
P.O. Box 169, Erwin, TN 37650

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