|Address||212 English Avenue |
Chickamauga, Georgia 30707, United States
|| December 27, 1959
May 25, 2016 02:26pm
|Info||Senator Jeff Mullis is proving to be one of Georgia’s rising political leaders. In his third term as State Senator representing the 53rd District, he serves as a Republican Party Deputy Whip, Assistant Caucus Chairman and is an officer on every regular Senate Committee to which he is assigned. Sen. Mullis is currently the Chairman of the Economic Development Committee; Vice-Chairman of the State and Local Government Operations Committee; and vice-chairman of the Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee. He is also Chairman of the Economic Development Subcommittee of Senate Appropriations. |
Governor Sonny Perdue has said, “Sen. Mullis is a great asset as a legislator because of his perspective on rural Georgia. He is a proven leader who continues to make a name for himself in the State Senate and I look forward to his future accomplishments.”
He has been described as an outstanding leader by U.S. Congressman Nathan Deal. He said, “Sen. Jeff Mullis has been a stellar supporter of mine and I am confident of his ability in representing the 53rd Senate District. I am proud of his accelerated path of leadership. This path directly reflects Jeff’s leadership capabilities. I have also enjoyed a working relationship with him on federal and state issues. The people of the 53rd Senate District should be proud of his representation in the State Senate…I am.”
Gov. Perdue appointed him to the G-8 Summit Committee and the Gateway to the Americas (Secretariat) (FTAA). The Senate Committee on Assignments appointed Sen. Mullis to five different committees: the National Economic Development and Commerce Committee; the Council on State Government for Economic Development and International Trade; the Georgia Music Hall of Fame Committee; the Bioscience Study Committee and the China International Trade Sturdy Committee. He is co-chairman of the Georgia Lottery Oversight Committee and the World Congress Center Oversight Committee. He also is co-chairman of the Sportsman’s Caucus whose mission is to promote and protect hunting, fishing, conservation, and the Second Amendment.
Sen. Mullis has also recently been the recipient of several awards including: an award for work on protecting County Tax Payers given by the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG); an award for work on biker issues given by American Bikers Aimed Towards Education (ABATE); The Brotherton Award given locally for protecting heritage; and the Metropolitan Fire Chief’s Award for work on public safety issues and firefighter issues.
Sen. Mullis was first elected to the State Senate in 2000. Senator Jeff Mullis hails from Chickamauga, Georgia, and currently serves as Walker County’s planning director and Volunteer Fire Chief. He and his wife, Teresa, have three children.
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