George Turner, Jr., retired MARTA General Superintendent and District #4 Councilmember – Mayor Pro Tem as of 2018. During the past 15 years, he has served on several boards, commissions, associations, coalitions, alliances and other volunteer groups, in an effort to improve the quality of life for the residents of South DeKalb.
As a retiree with extensive leadership experience, he is accustomed to operating under very strict oversight and codes of conduct.
Councilman Turner has lived in the 4th District for over 30 years and served as President of the DeKalb County District 5 Community Council. He is very familiar with the codes and governmental operations of DeKalb County. His volunteer service of 8 years with the Georgia General Assembly has given him great insight into the operation of state and federal government. He served on the Board of Arabia Mountain NHA and is president of Hunters Run II HOA.
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