Animal Control Board

Regular Meetings

  • As needed
  • City Hall
    45 E Broad Street
    Cookeville, TN 38501


  • James Mills (ex-officio), City Manager
  • Randy Porter (ex-officio), County Executive
  • Sam Sandlin, County Appointee
  • Linda Westin, Representative for Friends of Cookeville/ Putnam County Animals Board
  • Dr. Seth Baker, City Appointee


The board was established by the intergovernmental committee and approved by the City Council on May 18, 2000 and County Commission on June 19, 2000. The board consists of County Executive (or designate), City Manager (or designate), 1 City Council Appointee and 1 County Commission Appointee.