Commission Information & Biographies

Commissioner Information

Biographies and individual contact information are available for each of the 10 district commissioners and the mayor of the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government. Use the online interactive commission district map to find out specific representatives by address or contact the Clerk of Commission’s office at 706-613-3031.

To contact the entire mayor and commission about a specific issue on an agenda, use the Agenda Comment Form. A PDF of contact information for the full mayor and commission is also available for general correspondence. You may also view the mayor and commission’s goals and objectives and committee assignments.

  1. District 1 Commissioner Patrick Davenport

    Patrick Davenport

    District 1 Commissioner

  1. District 2 Commissioner Mariah Parker

    Mariah Parker

    District 2 Commissioner

  1. District 3 Commissioner Melissa Link

    Melissa Link

    District 3 Commissioner

  1. District 4 Commissioner Allison Wright

    Allison Wright

    District 4 Commissioner

  1. Tim Denson, District 5 Commissioner

    Tim Denson

    District 5 Commissioner

  1. Jesse Houle, District 6 Commissioner

    Jesse Houle

    District 6 Commissioner

  1. District 7 Commissioner Russell Edwards

    Russell Edwards

    District 7 Commissioner

  1. Carol Myers, District 8 Commissioner

    Carol Myers

    District 8 Commissioner

  1. District 9 Commissioner Ovita Thornton

    Ovita Thornton

    District 9 Commissioner

  1. District 10 Commissioner Mike Hamby

    Mike Hamby

    District 10 Commissioner