Introducing the Local Host Committee

GSMCON2019 Local Host Committee

We’re excited to announce the following members of our first-ever Local Host Committee:

Krystyne Brown
Public Information Officer
Tennessee Department of Intellectual
and Developmental Disabilities
Elizabeth Hart
Associate Director of Communications
and Media Relations

Tennessee Department of Health
Chris Cannon
Director of Communications
Tennessee Department of Labor
and Workforce Development
Ivy Johnson
Public Information Officer
Tennessee Department of Labor
and Workforce Development
Jennifer Casey
Emerging Media Specialist
Town of Collierville, Tennessee
Deanna Lambert
Community Relations Director
City of Brentwood, Tennessee
Josh DeVine
Director of Communications
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation
Brian Moran
Assistant to the City Manager/
Communications Coordinator

City of Cleveland, Tennessee
Jason Harmon
Digital Media Specialist
Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency
Nekasha Pratt
Director of Marketing
Tennessee Department of Tourist Development

The Local Host Committee is a new part of the Government Social Media Conference (GSMCON) coming to the 2019 event. These appointed volunteers will serve specific functions in getting major players and key agencies in the region involved to make GSMCON2019 a total success for both the region and our nation! Learn more about our Local Host Committee and how their skills will help us make GSMCON2019 our best conference yet.


GSMCON is the largest social media conference for local and state government social media managers in the U.S. The fifth annual GSMCON will be held in Nashville, Tennessee, from April 2-4, 2019! Here is a compact, one-page Executive Summary that you can use for your training/travel approvals.