Author Archives: Monica Phillips

Meet Justin Tanner, Former Obama White House Appointee

Justin Tanner is a seasoned business development, government relations and public policy professional.  A career public servant, he has spent nearly a decade designing and implementing key programs and policies at every level of government. In 2015, Mr. Tanner was appointed by President Barack Obama as Associate Director for Legislative, Education & Intergovernmental Affairs at the United States Department of Commerce, ...

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Meet Gwen Rainey Gillespie, Mayor Candidate, South Fulton

Gwen Rainey Gillespie is a product of the South Fulton community for the past 59 years. Born and raised here, Gwen has lived through many changes in Fulton County. As an entrepreneur, she brings 32 years of past experience in the areas of public relations, front-line political campaign strategies, and human resources. Her professional background includes business management, marketing, event ...

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Meet Stacey Collier, District 4 City Council Candidate, South Fulton

Hello! My name is Stacey L. Collier and I am running for City Council (District 4) in the new City of South Fulton. I have lived in South Fulton County for my entire life. I grew up in College Park and graduated from West Lake High School in 1998. I earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration at ...

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Meet Mark Barker, District 7 City Council Candidate, South Fulton

http://www.MarkBakerfor7.com I’ve lived in District 7 for over 20 years, and taken many pledges and worn many badges. My most important badge is that of a husband and father to my children and all of the children impacted through my work in area schools and my program Brothers United. I also had the honor of wearing the badge of a ...

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Meet Nicholas Wilson, District 1 City Council Candidate, South Fulton

http://www.electnicwilson.com My understanding and knowledge of public service dates back to my early childhood. My father served on the City Council and my mother has served on the local school board for more than 20 years in the town I was raised. Public Service is our family business and I have continued to work throughout my life to make a ...

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Meet Sam Bowen, District 2 City Council Candidate, South Fulton

http://www.votesambowen.com There are simple solutions for South Fulton to build a strong foundation as a smart city. We must utilize the tools and wealth of resources within our district & city to move forward into the future with confidence and pride. My One City platform is about utilizing all that is available to be all that we can together. As ...

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Meet Rochelle Lindsey, District 4 City Council Candidate, South Fulton

http://www.vote4rochelle.com My name is Rochelle Lindsey, and I am a proud resident of the South Fulton community. I’m running to represent all of the parents and grandparents who are raising children in South Fulton, like many other people in this District, I believe in the power of the community coming together for the benefit of our children and our youth. ...

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Meet Charlean Parks District 6 City Council Candidate, South Fulton

http://www.votecharlean.com My name is Charlean Parks, and I welcome the opportunity to serve as your Council Member for the New City of South Fulton, District 6. As a homeowner and resident in South Fulton for 11 years, residing off of Flat Shoals Road near Old National Highway, I am keenly familiar with the citizens, businesses, and unique characteristics of our ...

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Meet Charles Ross, District 1 City Council Candidate, Stonecrest

For information contact: Dr. Charles Ross Phone: 404-272-4633 Email: charlesross@outlook.com Local Educator, Entrepreneur, Minister announces candidacy for Stonecrest City Council District 1! Promising to make a difference in the lives of Stonecrest City residents, Dr. Charles Ross wants to become the inaugural councilman for District 1 in the newly formed city. Ross, an educator and entrepreneur brings a wealth of ...

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Meet Douglas Favors II, Mayor Candidate, Stonecrest

I am just going to be honest; I am the best man for the job. In my time living in the most beautiful city of Stonecrest I have found and experienced a dormant giant. This city has untapped and built up potential to become the greatest city east of Atlanta. If you know anything about Atlanta then you know that ...

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