Government

Polk County Elected Officials

(D) Democrat, (R) Republican, (I) Independent, (N) Non-Partisan, (A) Appointed
For General Elections – write in opposition votes are allowed


Polk County Commissioners | Polk County Support Staff
Cedartown City Commission | Cedartown Support Staff
Rockmart City Council | Rockmart Support Staff
Aragon City Council | Aragon Support Staff
Elected Court Officials | Other Polk County Elected Officials
Other Local Officials | Polk County School Board
Board of Education Support Staff | State Government Officials


Polk County Commissioners 

4 year terms 
(primary election vote by party – general election vote at large - no term limits)

144 West Ave - P.O. Box 268 – Cedartown Ga.  30125       
770-749-2100

Scotty Tillery (R) - district 1 - Polk County Commissioner
327 W, John Hand Rd.. - Cedartown, GA 30125 - 770-748-5042
Term Expires 2020

Jason Ward (R) - district 1 - Polk County Commissioner
304 N. College St. - Cedartown, GA 30125 - 770-749-2100
Term Expires 2018

Jennifer Hulsey (R) - district 2 - Polk County Commissioner
717 Tallapoosa Hwy. - Cedartown, GA 30125 - 770-749-2100
Term Expires 2018

Chuck Thaxton (R) - district 2 - Polk County Commissioner
144 West Ave. - Cedartown, GA 30125 - 770-749-2100
Term Expires 2020

Marshelle Thaxton (R) - district 3 - Polk County Commissioner
31 Spur St. - Rockmart, GA 30153 - 770-684-0907
Term Expires 2018

Stefanie Drake Burford (R) - district 3 - Polk County Commissioner
144 West Avenue - Cedartown, Ga.  30125 - 770-749-2100 - 678-476-4665
Term Expires 2020


Polk County Support Staff

Matt Denton - County Manager
P.O. Box 268 - Cedartown, GA 30125 - 770-749-2100

Vacant  - Assistant County Manager
P.O. Box 268 - Cedartown, GA 30125 - 770-749-2100  

Dawn Turner - County Clerk
P.O. Box 268 - Cedartown, Ga. 30125 - 770-749-2100

Brad McFall (A) - Polk County Attorney
P.O. Box 292 - Cedartown, Ga 30125 - 770-748-2815 


Cedartown City Commission

4 year terms (seats are at large - no term limits)

P.O.  Box 65 – Cedartown, Ga.  30125       770-748-3220

Larry Odom - Cedartown City Commissioner
603 N. College St. - Cedartown, GA 30125 - 770-748-6308
Term Expires 2017

Matt Foster - Cedartown City Commissioner
306 Hillside Dr. - Cedartown, Ga.  30125 - 770-546-0787
Term Expires 2017

Dale Tuck - Cedartown City Commissioner
313 John Hand Rd. - Cedartown, GA 30125 - 770-748-7756
Term Expires 2019

Andrew Carter - Cedartown City Commissioner
432 Lakeside Dr. - Cedartown, GA 30125
Term Expires 2019

Jordan Hubbard - Cedartown City Commissioner
224 Main Street - Cedartown, Ga.  30125 - 770-546-9402
Term Expires 2017
 


Cedartown Support Staff

Bill Fann - Cedartown City Manager 
P.O.  Box 65 - Cedartown, GA 30125 - 770-748-3220 ext.225
    
Mike McRae (A) - Rockmart/Cedartown City Attorney
P.O.  Box 418 - Cedartown, GA 30125 - 770-749-6723  - 770-749-6729 (fax)
    
Carol Crawford - Cedartown City Clerk  
P.O.  Box 65 - Cedartown, GA 30125 - 770-748-3220 ext.226


Rockmart City Council

4 year terms 
(seats - Council is by ward - Mayor is at large– no term limits)

316 N Piedmont Ave. - P.O. Box 231 – Rockmart Ga.  30153  - 770-684-5454

Steve Miller - Rockmart City Mayor
15 Deer Trail - Rockmart, GA 30153 - 770-684-7616 
Term Expires 2019

Lucille Glover Harris – ward 3 - Rockmart City Council
P.O. Box 243 - Rockmart, GA 30153 - 770-684-8211 
Term Expires 2017

Earl Joe Henderson –ward 1 - Rockmart City Council
525 Callaway Terrace - Rockmart, Ga.  30153 - 770-684-0966
Term Expires 2017

Sherman Ross – ward 4 - Rockmart City Council
300 Heard St. - Rockmart, Ga.  30153 - 770-684-3315
Term Expires 2017

James Payne –ward 2 - Rockmart City Council
307 N. Marble Street - Rockmart, GA 30153 - 770-324-3303
Term Expires 2019

Rick Stone – ward 5 - Rockmart City Council 
105 Lake St. - Rockmart, Ga.  30153 - 770-684-0111
Term Expires 2019


Rockmart Support Staff

Jeff Ellis - Rockmart City Manager
P.O.  Box 231 - Rockmart, GA 30153 - 770-684-5454 ext. 101
    
Mike McRae (A) - Rockmart/Cedartown City Attorney
P.O.  Box 418  - Cedartown, GA 30125 - 770-749-6723  - 770-749-6729 (fax)
    
Pam Herring  - Rockmart City Clerk
P.O. Box 231 - Rockmart, Ga.  30153 - 770-684-5454
    
Stacey Smith - Rockmart Supervisor Comm. Development
P.O. Box 231 - Rockmart, Ga.  30153 - 770-684-5454 
 


Aragon City Council

4 year terms (seats are at large – no term limits)

2814 Rome Hwy. – Aragon, Ga.  30104     770-684-6564

Garry W. Baldwin - Aragon City Mayor
49 Aragon Rd.- Aragon, GA 30104     770-684-1183
Term Expires 2019

Hunter Spinks - Aragon City Council
2814 Rome Hwy. - Aragon,  GA  30104 - 770-684-6564
Term Expires 2019

Tammy Mulkey - Aragon City Council
57 Aragon Road - Aragon, GA  30104 - 770-881-0335
Term Expires 2019    

                             - Aragon City Council
2814 Rome Hwy. - Aragon,  GA  30104 - 770-684-6564    
Term Expires 2017

Debbie Pittman  - Aragon City Council
2814 Rome Hwy. - Aragon,  GA  30104 - 770-684-6564
Term Expires 2017
 


Aragon Support Staff

Zachary Burkhalter - Aragon City Attorney
2814 Rome Hwy. - Aragon, GA 30104 - 770-684-6564
    Sandy Norman - Aragon City Clerk
2814 Rome Hwy. – Aragon, Ga 30104 – 770-684-6563. Ext. 100
 


Elected Court Officials

4 year terms (vote by party – no term limits)

Judge Meng Lim (N) - Judge of Superior Court, Tallapoosa Circuit
100 Prior St.  Polk County Courthouse # 1 - Room 105 - Cedartown, GA.  30125
Office 770-749-2118
Term Expires 2018

Judge Michael L. Murphy (N) - Judge of Superior Court, Tallapoosa Circuit
P.O. Box 186 - Buchanan, Ga.  30113
Office 770-646-2018
Term Expires 2020

Judge Linda Smith (R) - Probate Judge
100 Prior St.  Polk County Courthouse # 1 - Room 102 - Cedartown, GA 30125
770-749-2128 - 770-748-4923 
Term Expires 2020

Judge Jean Crane (R) - Magistrate Judge
102 Prior St.  Polk County Courthouse #2 - Room 204 - Cedartown, GA.  30125
770-749-2130
Term Expires 2020

Jack Browning (R) - District Attorney
100 Prior St.  Polk County Courthouse #1 - Room 204 - Cedartown, Ga.  30125
770-749-2106
Term Expires 2020

Sheila Wells (R) - Clerk of Superior Court
P.O. Box  948 - Cedartown, GA 30125
770-749-2114 
Term Expires 2020

Johnny Moats (R) - Polk County Sheriff 
1676 Rockmart Hwy. - Cedartown, Ga.  30125
770-748-3732 
Term Expires 2020
 


Other Polk County Elected Officials

4 year terms (vote by party – no term limits)

Tony Brazier (appointed) (R) - Polk County Coroner
P.O. Box 1981 - Cedartown, Ga.  30125
770-748-1241
Term Expires 2020

Vann Angel (D) - Polk County Surveyor
956 Adams Rd. - Cedartown, GA.  30125
770-748-0419
Term Expires 2020

Kathy Cole  (R) - Polk County Tax Commissioner     
144 West Ave.  Suite A - 246 Runyon Loop - Cedartown, GA 30125
770-749-2125 - 770-748-7524 
Term Expires 2020


Other Local Officials

2 year terms (seat is by party – no term limits)

Senator Bill Heath (R) - State Senator - 31st District
 2225 Cashtown Rd. - Bremen, GA 30110 - 770-537-5234
Term Expires 2020    

Representative Trey Kelly (R) - State Representative - 16th District
836 N. College Dr. - Cedartown, Ga.  30125 - 770-324-2275
Term Expires 2020


Polk County School Board

4 year terms (seats are by party/district– no term limits)

612 S. College Street – Cedartown, Ga.  30125     770-748-3281

Jane Hamlett (R) - district 1
218 West Girard Ave. - Cedartown, Ga.  30125 - 770-749-9481 
Term Expires 2018

Kristy Gober (R) - district 5
612 S. College St.. - Cedartown, Ga.  30125 - 770-748-3281
Term Expires 2018

Bernard Morgan (D) – district 2
P.O. Box 1307 - Cedartown, GA 30125 - 470-235-8439
Term Expires 2018    

Hal Floyd (R) - district 6
612 S. College St., Cedartown, GA 30153 - 404-748-3281
Term Expires 2016

James P. Foster (R) - district 3
612  - Cedartown, Ga.  30125 - 770-748-2866
Term Expires 2020
    
Tommy Sanders (R) - district 7
205 Marquette Road - Rockmart, Ga.  30153 - 770-684-1479 
Term Expires 2018

Grady McCrickard (R) - district 4
1787 Antioch Rd. - Cedartown, Ga.  30125 - 770-748-3773 
Term Expires 2018


Board of Education Support Staff

Dr. Darrell Wetherington -  Superintendent
612 S. College St. - Cedartown, Ga.  30125 - 770-748-3821 

Katie Spinks - Secretary
612 S. College St. - Cedartown, Ga.  30125 - 770-748-3821 


State Government Officials

Governor Nathan Deal (R)
Term Expires 2018
4 year term (2 term limit)    
203 State Capitol - Atlanta, Ga. 30334 - 404-656-1776 - Fax: 404-657-7332    
(Mailing)
206 Washington St. Suite 203 - State Capitol - Atlanta Ga. 30334

Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle (R)
Term Expires 2018
4 year term (no term limits)
240 State Capitol - Atlanta, Ga. 30334 - 404-656-5030 - Fax: 404-656-6739

Senator David Perdue (R) - Unites States Senate, Georgia 
Term Expires 2020
6 year term (no term limits)
416 Russell Senate Office Building - Washington, D.C.  20510
202-224-3521 - Fax: 202-224-0103
Web site: www.chambliss.senate.gov
    100 Galleria Parkway - Suite 1340 - Atlanta, GA.  30339
770-763-9090 - Fax: 770-226-8633

Senator Johnny Isakson (R) - Unites States Senate, Georgia
Term Expires 2016
6 year term (no term limits)
120 Russell Senate     - Office Building 3625 - Washington, DC 20510     
202-224-3643 - Fax: 202-228-0724
3625 Cumberland Blvd. Suite 970 -  Atlanta, GA 30339
770-661-0999 - Fax: 770-661-0768

Congressman Tom Graves (R)
United States House of Representatives, Georgia 14th District
Term Expires 2016
2 year term (no term limits)
1118 Longworth House Office Building - Washington, D.C.  20515
202-225- 2931 - Fax: 202-225-2944
600 East First Street - Rome, Georgia  30161
706-266-5320 - Fax: 706-232-7864