Mayor Kelly Girtz

  1. Mayor Kelly Girtz

    Kelly Girtz

  1. Kelly Girtz

    Phone: 706-613-3010
    562 Pulaski St.
    Athens, GA 30601

    Professional Experience: Director for Student Services at Foothills Charter High School (2015-2018), teacher and administrator with Clarke County School District - W.R. Coile Middle School, Classic City High School (1998-2014). His initial term as Mayor began January 8, 2019.

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

    Government Experience: Athens-Clarke County Commissioner (2007-2019), Mayor Pro Tempore (2008)

    Education: Bachelor of Science in Sociology, Old Dominion University (1993); Master of Arts in Teaching, Piedmont College (1998); Graduate Certificate in Educational Leadership, The University of Georgia (2006). 

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

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