US Army Corps of Engineers
Nashville District

  • Maj. Justin R. Toole

    Major Justin Toole became the Deputy District Commander for the Nashville District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on November 6, 2017. As the Deputy District Commander, he assists in directing all the water resource activities of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers throughout the Cumberland River Basin, and navigation and regulatory matters in the Tennessee River Basin, an area of more than 59,000 square miles, with 49 field offices touching seven states and a work force of over 700 federal employees.
  • Lt. Col. Cullen A. Jones - 65th Commander

    Lieutenant Colonel Cullen A. Jones assumed command of the Nashville District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, on July 7, 2017. As Commander and District Engineer, Lieutenant Colonel Jones manages the water resources development and navigable waterways operations for the Cumberland and Tennessee River basins covering 59,000 square miles, with 42 field offices touching seven states and a work force of over 700 employees. Before assuming command of the Nashville District, Lieutenant Colonel Jones served as the Deputy Commander of the Portland District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, since 15 August 2016.
  • Patty Coffey

    Patty Coffey was appointed as the Deputy District Engineer for the Nashville District in July of 2017 with responsibility for directing water resource activities of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers throughout the Cumberland River Basin, and navigation and regulatory matters in the Tennessee River Basin, an area of more than 59,000 square miles, with 49 field offices touching seven states and a work force of over 750 federal employees. In this position, Ms. Coffey is responsible for the District business management and program delivery, assuring that assigned local, regional, and national programs are executed within budget and schedule. Patty also provides District leadership in establishing and maintaining processes to manage the scope, quality, budget and schedules of all district projects. She manages and directs all programmatic activities, including program and budget development, preparation for Congressional testimony, oversight of program execution and reprogramming actions. Further, she is responsible for all civil works planning functions for the District, including plan formulation, economics and environmental resources.