Note: Ballotpedia will be read-only from 9pm CST on February 25-March 5 while Judgepedia is merged into Ballotpedia.
For status updates, visit

Julia Cheyanne Hurley

From Ballotpedia
(Redirected from Julia C. Hurley)
Jump to: navigation, search
Julia Cheyanne Hurley
Julia Hurley.jpg
Tennessee House of Representatives District 32
Former Member
In office
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sOrganizational Management/Economics
OtherGlobal Leadership College
Place of birthKnoxville
ProfessionSelf Employed
ReligionSouthern Baptist
Personal website
Julia Cheyanne Hurley is a former Republican member of the of the Tennessee House of Representatives from 2010-2012.


Hurley earned her B.A. in Business and Economics from Maryville College. Her professional experience includes owning the JaCy Company, a consulting and merchandise firm, and SEC Grill Toppers, an online retail site.[1]

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Hurley served on these committees:


Presidential preference


See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Julia Cheyanne Hurley endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [2]



Hurley is currently running for Tennessee State GOP Executive Committee Member


See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2012

Hurley ran in the 2012 election for Tennessee House of Representatives, District 32. She was defeated by Kent Calfee in the August 2 primary election.[3][4][5][6]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 32 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngKent Calfee 55.4% 4,611
Julia Hurley Incumbent 44.6% 3,705
Total Votes 8,316


See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010

Hurley defeated Democrat Dennis Ferguson in the general election on November 2, 2010. She defeated Jason J. Bagnell in the August 5 primary.[7][8]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 32 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Julia Cheyanne Hurley (R) 8,833
Dennis Ferguson (D) 7,836

Campaign donors


In 2010, when Hurley first won election to the House, she collected $41,457 in donations.[9]

Her largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Roane County Republican Party PAC $2,500
Loudon County Republican Party $1,250
Gary Douglas $1,217
Eight other contributors $1,000 each


Hurley has one child. She is a member of Gun Owners of America, the National Association of Professional Women, National Assiciation of Suburban Women's Clubs and Daughters of the American Revolution.[10]



Hurley attracted national attention in 2011 when she attributed her success in politics to the time she spent working at Hooters, the national restaurant chain. In an article for Hooters magazine, Hurley wrote, "I have taken quite a bit of flack from the public at large during my run for State House in Tennessee for being a Hooters Girl. But I know that without that time in my life I would not be as strong-willed and eager to become successful."[11]

Recent news

Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the term "Julia + Hurley + Tennessee + House of Representatives"

All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.

Julia Hurley News Feed

  • Loading...

External links

Suggest a link


Political offices
Preceded by
Dennis Ferguson
Tennessee House of Representatives District 32
Succeeded by
Kent Calfee (R)