City Clerk Penny Medlock has worked or lived in the City of Bartlett for over 24 years. She began her career with the Bartlett Police Department as the Administrative Assistant to the Chief of Police in 1999. She served in that capacity through two mayoral administrations and four different Chiefs of Police. Mayor A. Keith McDonald appointed her as City Clerk in 2019 and Mayor David Parsons reappointed her in 2023.
Penny Medlock holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with a minor in accounting from Crichton College. She holds certifications with the International Association of Administrative Professionals in Project Management and as a Certified Administrative Professional. She is licensed in the State of Tennessee as a Municipal Clerk and Recorder.