Cortney Sawyer began working at the Health Department in 2009, during the H1N1 pandemic. In 2010, she was moved to the PHEP Program as Office Coordinator. Day to day, Cortney performs responsible clerical work involved in scheduling, analyzing, processing, and maintaining policy level financial, statistical, and data control reports and records for all PHEPP positions.
After graduating from East High School, Cortney first became interested in the idea of helping people respond to emergencies when she was a 911 dispatcher for the City of Memphis. After transitioning to public health emergencies, she realized that working directly with the public at outreach and training events was an enjoyable job responsiblitiy.
In her spare time, Cortney enjoys spending time with her son and reading to relax!
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