Ken Coppinger


Past Chairman

Born in Rhea County

Life long Republican

Graduate of Rhea Central High School

Studied Architectural Drafting at Chicago Tech 1957-1958

14 years experience in management and 30 years in transportation as Account Executive for two major freight lines

Member First Baptist Church in Graysville and Dayton Lodge F&AM

Elected Rhea County Commission 1968-1969 where he served on Budget Cpmmittee and Chairman for Veterans Committee

Current Rhea County Election Commissioner

Married to Barbara Clark Coppinger and father of two children

Past Chairman, Rhea Republican Party