Andrew Patton has been selected as the new director of human resources for the city of La Vergne. Prior to coming to the city, Patton had diverse experience in the human resources field including serving in the corporate and music and entertainment industries as well as an entrepreneur. He served as an employee relations investigator with Amazon where he oversaw 1,2000 associates in an HR team based in Nashville. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Kent State and a master’s in business administration in human resource management from Fitchburg State University in Massachusetts. Patton also holds an accreditation through the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) and served as an adjunct faculty member at Trevecca Nazarene University and Bethel University in Indiana.