State of Tennessee
Chief of LTSS
Katie Evans was appointed Chief of Long Term Services and Supports with the Division of TennCare in August of 2022 after being Deputy Chief to Patti Killingsworth for a year. Prior to joining LTSS in 2021, she served as Senior Associate General Counsel in the TennCare Office of General Counsel for 6 years, with a concentration on administrative litigation related to LTSS, provider fraud, waste, and abuse, as well as petitions for declaratory order and special projects. She spent the first 7 years of her legal career at the Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee focusing on health, benefits, elder law and children’s issues.