MAG president-elect appointed to Georgia Senate study committee

The office of Georgia Lt. Governor Geoff Duncan distributed the following press release on August 7…

[Georgia] Lt. Governor Geoff Duncan announced today the members of two Senate Study Committees: Senate Resolution 464 (Senate Education Outcomes Study Committee) and Senate Resolution 433 (Senate Reducing Georgia’s Cost of Doing Business Study Committee).

“To keep Georgia the number one state for business, we have to make sure our higher education system is innovative and our economy is strong,” said Duncan. “Both of these committees will take a look at these important issues in the coming months in order to make deliberate, informed decisions to better our citizenry.”

The Senate Education Outcomes Study Committee will be chaired by Senator P. K. Martin. The Senate members appointed to serve on this committee are…

Sen. Sally Harrell
Sen. Sheikh Rahman
Sen. Lindsey Tippins
Sen. Brian Strickland
Sen. Frank Ginn
Sen. Bill Cowsert

The Senate Reducing Georgia’s Cost of Doing Business Study Committee will be chaired by Senator John Wilkinson. The Senate members appointed to serve on this committee are…

Sen. Steve Gooch
Sen. John Kennedy
Sen. Bill Cowsert
Sen. Ben Watson
Sen. Emanuel Jones

Additionally, the following individuals will also serve on the Senate Reducing Georgia’s Cost of Doing Business Study Committee…

Cade Joiner, Shred-X
Will Barnette, Home Depot
Gilbert Barrett, G&H Poultry Farms
Ben Gillis, Gillis Ag & Timber
[MAG President-elect] Andrew Reisman, M.D., Longstreet Clinic
Mark Tilkin, State Farm
Will Fagan, MagMutual Insurance Company
Barbara Marschalk, Drew Eckl & Farnham, LLP
Gino Brogdon, The Brogdon Firm, LLC