(NASHVILLE) – January 21, 2021 – Representative Tandy Darby (R-Greenfield) was appointed to the position of Deputy Whip within the House Republican Caucus. The appointment came from House Majority Whip Johnny Garrett on Thursday.
“Tandy Darby is already standing out to be one of the leaders of our distinguished class of freshman Republican lawmakers,” said Garrett. “His efforts will support our fight to uphold our Tennessee values, I appreciate his willingness to serve in this capacity.”
As Deputy Whip, Darby will assist in counting votes as well as communicating with members about the Republican supermajority’s position on issues or important legislative initiatives. He will support Garrett who is the fourth-ranking officer of the House Republican Caucus.
“I am honored that Representative Garrett has asked me to serve in this leadership position,” said Darby. “I am thankful to the citizens of House District 76 for allowing me the privilege of serving them in the Tennessee General Assembly.”