Deputy Commissioner, Office of Child Safety
Dimple Dudley is a 40-year veteran of public child welfare in Tennessee who began her career with the Department of Human Services as a case manager in the Northwest Region in 1976. (DCS was created in 1996.).
Ms. Dudley worked in a variety of roles until she was appointed as an Executive Assistant to the Commissioner in 2008. In 2013, Ms. Dudley assumed the role of the Director of the Child Abuse Hotline.