Kelly Girtz

Mayor's Office
Title: Mayor
Phone: 706-369-9457
District 9 Commissioner Kelly Girtz

562 Pulaski St.
Athens, GA 30601

Professional Experience: Assistant Director for Student Services of Foothills Charter High School, formerly a teacher and administrator with Clarke County School District - W.R. Coile Middle School, Classic City High School (1998-2014)

Civic and Community Service: Currently: Junior League of Athens Advisory Board. Former Board Member of Family Connection / Communities in Schools, Keep Athens-Clarke County Beautiful, and Cancer Foundation of Northeast Georgia

Government Experience: Athens-Clarke County Commissioner (2007-present), Mayor Pro Tempore (2008)

Education: Bachelor of Science in Sociology, Old Dominion University; Master of Arts in Teaching, Piedmont College; Graduate Certificate in Educational Leadership, The University of Georgia.

Personal: Married to Andrea Griffith-Girtz, father to Noah Girtz. Enjoys live music, travel, carpentry

His initial term began January 2, 2007. 

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