UPCOMING GEORGIA ELECTIONS
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Andre Dickens was elected Mayor of Atlanta in November 2021. Mayor Dickens is a former City of Atlanta council member, businessman, nonprofit executive, engineer, speaker, deacon, father, and native Atlantan. His career follows his passions and his impact follows his commitment.
As the Post 3 At-Large Council member he is a vocal and legislative leader on educational opportunities for Atlanta Public Schools students, affordable housing, transportation, workforce development, and seasoned citizens programming. He currently serves as the chairman of the Transportation Committee, providing oversight to city streets, bridges, sidewalks, paths, and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the world’s busiest airport.
ATLANTA CITY COUNCIL PRESIDENT
.Council President Shipman comes to public office after a long history of demonstrated leadership in Atlanta for Atlantans. He believes that a prosperous Atlanta is a place that invests in relationships before a crisis happens and that Atlanta can be a national model for the expansive growth in diversity that America is experiencing.
Doug has a track record for civic engagement and community service. His civic appointments have included Cyclorama task force and the Xernona Clayton street renaming commission. Shipman has served as a board member for several nonprofit organizations including Easter Seals of North Georgia, The Carter Center, Midtown Alliance, the Metro Chamber of Commerce, Advisory Council of the Islamic Speakers Bureau, Honorary Board of the Anti-Defamation League (SE Chapter), and the Out of Hand Theatre.
The 2022 Georgia gubernatorial election will take place on November 8, 2022, to elect the governor of Georgia.
Elections to the U.S. Senate will be held on November 8, 2022, and 34 of the 100 seats are up for regular election. Those elected to the U.S. Senate in the 34 regular elections in 2022 will begin their six-year terms on January 3, 2023.