Legislative Policy Council (LPC)

The 2021-2022 GMA Legislative Policy Council is made up of city officials, both elected and appointed.


Ms. Julie B. Smith Mayor, City of Tifton - 1st Vice President


Ms. Betty Cason, Mayor, City of Carrollton - Revenue & Finance Chair
Mr. Kelly Girtz, Mayor, Athens-Clarke County - Public Safety Chair
Mr. Isaiah Hugley, City Manager, City of Columbus - Transportation Chair
Mr. Van R. Johnson, II, Mayor, City of Savannah - Environment & Natural Resource Chair
Ms. Linnea Miller, Mayor Pro Tem, City of Suwanee - Community Development Chair
Ms. Bianca Motley Broom, Mayor, City of College Park - Municipal Government Chair
Mr. Shelly Jackson Berryhill, Commissioner, City of Hawkinsville
Ms. Linda Blechinger, Mayor, City of Auburn
Mr. Keith Brady, Mayor, City of Newnan
Mr. James Burnette, Jr., Mayor, City of Suwanee
Mr. Ricky Clark, City Manager, City of Jonesboro
Mr. Seth Clark, Mayor Pro Tem, Macon-Bibb County
Mrs. Lisa Clarke Hill, Council Member, City of Moultrie
Mr. Hardie Davis, Mayor, Augusta
Ms. Lynn Deutsch, Mayor, City of Dunwoody
Mr. Tom Dickson, Mayor, City of Varnell
Mr. Matt Donaldson, Mayor, City of Twin City
Mr. Buddy Duke, Mayor, City of Adel
Mr. James E. Elliott, Jr., City Attorney, Cities of McDonough and Hawkinsville
Mr. Anthony Ford, Mayor, City of Stockbridge
Mr. Joseph Geierman, Mayor, City of Doraville
Ms. Marcia Hampton, City Manager, City of Douglasville
Mr. Skip Henderson, Mayor, City of Columbus
Mr. Tray Larry Hicks, Council Member, City of Hartwell
Mr. Mike Jewell, Gas Director, City of Covington
Ms. Lisa Johnson, City Clerk, City of Fargo
Mr. Rusty Paul, Mayor, City of Sandy Springs
Mr. Fred P. Perriman, Mayor, City of Madison
Mr. Paul Radford, City Manager, City of Sugar Hill
Ms. Janie B. Reid, Council Member, City of Eatonton
Mr. Jim Thornton, Mayor, City of LaGrange
Mr. Kenneth L. Usry, Mayor, City of Thomson
Mr. Randall Walker, Mayor, City of Perry
Mr. Jason Ray Weaver, Mayor, City of Screven
Mr. Vince Williams, Mayor, City of Union City
Mr. Mike Young, Mayor, City of McRae-Helena