Congressional District 3

Lynn Westmoreland

Lynn Westmoreland

545 Minnie Sewell Road
Grantville, GA 30220
(770) 880-9529
lwestmoreland@dot.ga.gov

Year Elected to the Board: ​​2018
Current Term Expires: 4/15/22

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Year Elected to Board ​Current Term Expires
2018
​4/15/22

Enjoying Life With
Lynn Westmoreland

Interview Date: Winter 2020

Lynn Westmoreland was born and raised in Atlanta where he attended Cascade Elementary and Therrell High School. He grew up during the 1950s in a middle-class home with his younger sister. His father was a firefighter and his mother a homemaker. The untimely deaths of his parents put Westmoreland on a fast track through adulthood, as he felt the pressure to take care of himself and his sister.

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 Biographical Data

Personal / Family

Date of Birth: April 2, 1950
Marital Status: Married to Joan Westmoreland
Children: Three children
Grandchildren: 8 grandchildren

Business Affiliations

  • Westmoreland Strategies
  • L.A.W. Builders

Professional Record

  • Served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2004-2017
  • Served in the Georgia House of Representatives from 1993-2003; including serving as House Republican Leader in 2001.

Current Committees/Civic Activities

  • Deputy Chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee

Previous Committees/Civic Activities

  • Small Business,Transportation and Infrastructure and Government Oversight Committees
  • House Financial Services Committee
  • House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence
  • House Select Committee on Benghazi
  • Steering Committee
  • Trees Columbus, Emeritus Board Member
  • Charter Review Commission, 2012
  • Bloom (Foster Children), Board Member
  • Faith & Freedmon Coalition, Board Member


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