Click to Home
Home   •   Print   •   Email   •   Contact Us
Go To Search
Click to Home

Online Services
Stay Connected
Memphis and Shelby County Sports Authority Board
  • Meets as needed

    Members of the Sports Authority Board  serve six-year terms and include:
  • Five members appointed by the Mayor of Memphis and confirmed by the Memphis City Council
  • Five members appointed by the Shelby County mayor and confirmed by the Shelby County Commission
  • One member (to serve as chair) jointly appointed by the county and city mayors and confirmed by the County Commission and City Council.

County Members are:
Frank Childress, Jr.                                                                
Jim Dugger
Forrest Artz (Chairman)
Nisha Powers

There is one vacancy on the Sports Authority Board  at this time.

Functions & Authority
The Sports Authority  is a joint board comprised of Memphis and Shelby County residents. Its function is primarily to manage the debt on  and capital improvement requirements of the Fed Ex Forum.

For additional information about the Sports Authority Board, please contact  Lisa Daniel at (901) 682-8356.

Vasco A. Smith, Jr. County Administration Building • (901) 222-2300
160 North Main Street Memphis TN 38103
SitemapAccessibilityPrivacy StatementCopyright NoticesPowered by CivicPlus