Legislative Policy Council (LPC)

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


Mr. Randall Walker Mayor, City of Perry - 1st Vice President


Ms. Betty Cason, Mayor, City of Carrollton - Revenue & Finance Chair
Mr. Michael Chidester, Mayor, City of Byron - Transportation Chair
Mr. Anthony Ford, Mayor, City of Stockbridge - Municipal Government Chair
Mr. Kelly Girtz, Mayor, Athens-Clarke County - Public Safety Chair
Mr. Van R. Johnson, II, Mayor, City of Savannah - Environment & Natural Resource Chair
Ms. Regina M. McDuffie, City Manager, City of Brunswick - Community Development Chair
Mr. Colin Ake, Council Member, City of Woodstock
Mr. Shelly Jackson Berryhill, Commissioner, City of Hawkinsville
Ms. Linda Blechinger, Mayor, City of Auburn
Mr. James Burnette, Jr., Mayor, City of Suwanee
Mr. Kenneth Carson, Mayor, City of Adairsville
Mr. Ricky Clark, City Manager, City of Jonesboro
Mrs. Lisa Clarke Hill, Council Member, City of Moultrie
Mr. Sam Couvillon, Mayor, City of Gainesville
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. Joseph Geierman, Mayor, City of Doraville
Ms. Marcia Hampton, City Manager, City of Douglasville
Mr. Autron Hayes, City Manager, City of Sylvester
Mr. Skip Henderson, Mayor, City of Columbus
Mr. Douglas Hollberg, Mayor, City of Griffin
Mr. Isaiah Hugley, City Manager, City of Columbus
Mrs. Lisa James, Mayor Pro Tem, City of St. Marys
Mr. Michael-Angelo James, Mayor, City of Waycross
Mr. Mike Jewell, Gas Director, City of Covington
Mr. Joshua Kight, Mayor, City of Dublin
Mr. David Maynard, Mayor, City of Winder
Mr. Lester Miller, Mayor, Macon-Bibb County
Ms. Linnea Miller, Mayor Pro Tem, City of Suwanee
Ms. Kenyatta Mitchell, Director, Intergovernmental Affairs, City of Atlanta
Ms. Bianca Motley Broom, Mayor, City of College Park
Mr. Rusty Paul, Mayor, City of Sandy Springs
Mr. Fred P. Perriman, Mayor, City of Madison
Mr. Cleatus Phillips, City Manager, City of Newnan
Mr. Paul Radford, City Manager, City of Sugar Hill
Ms. Janie Reid, Council Member, City of Eatonton
Ms. Julie B. Smith, Mayor, City of Tifton
Ms. Sundai Stevenson, Mayor, City of Rome
Mr. Jim Thornton, Mayor, City of LaGrange
Mr. Keith Turman, Mayor, City of Royston
Mr. Kenneth L. Usry, Mayor, City of Thomson
Ms. Vicki P. Wainwright, City Clerk / City Administrator, City of Butler
Ms. Kendrick Ward, Main Street Manager, City of Greensboro
Mr. Kurt Ward, Mayor, Town of Braselton
Mr. Jason Ray Weaver, Mayor, City of Screven
Ms. Roxanne Whitaker, Mayor, City of Harlem
Mr. Vince Williams, Mayor, City of Union City
Mr. Eric Wilson, Mayor, City of Forsyth
Mr. Mike Young, Mayor, City of McRae-Helena