Senator Mike Bell

District 9
R - Cleveland
McMinn, Meigs, and Polk Counties & Part of Bradley County

District Address
261 County Road 757
Riceville, TN 37370

E-Mail Address
Sen.Mike.Bell@capitol.tn.gov

Nashville Address
301 6th Avenue North
309 War Memorial Building
Nashville, TN 37243
Phone (615) 741-1946

Staff Contact
Chase Johnson, Catherine Haire (Research Analyst)

Personal Website:



Biographical Information

  • Born in Cleveland, TN
  • Married, five children
  • Christian
  • Small businessman, farmer
  • Graduate of Bradley Central High School 
  • Graduate of Cleveland State Community College
  • Tennessee Farm Bureau
  • Tennessee Firearms Association
  • Claxton Volunteer Emergency Services

Public Office

  • Senate member of the 107th General Assembly 
  • House member of the 105th and 106th General Assemblies
  • Vice Chairman, Senate Government Operations Committee
  • Secretary, Senate Judiciary Committee
  • Member, Energy and Environment Committee
  • Secretary, House Consumer Employee Affairs Committee, 106th General Assembly
  • Chairman, House Family Justice Subcommittee, 106th General Assembly