375 West Rutherford Street
Athens, GA 30606
Professional Experience: Owner of a small office cleaning business and publisher of Athens Believer magazine; formerly worked in sales and management at Northeast Sales Distributing, as a financial advisor with J.C. Bradford, and worked his way through college at Provino’s Italian Restaurant, formerly on Baxter Street in Athens.
Civic and Community Service: A veteran of several local, state, and national political races, including the campaigns of Mac Rawson (State Senate), Doug Haines (U.S. Congress and State Senate), Bill Overend (Solicitor), Mary Long (Democratic National Committee representative), Becky Vaughn (State House and State Senate), David Sweat (Superior Court Judge), and Jane Kidd (Chairwoman of the Democratic Party of Georgia); in 2007, served as the interim executive director of the Democratic Party of Georgia
Government Experience: Athens-Clarke County District 10 Commissioner (2009-present), Mayor Pro Tempore (2013)
Education: Undergraduate degree in Social Sciences Education and master’s degree in instructional design from the University of Georgia