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State Transportation Board

Georgia DOT is governed by a 14-member State Transportation Board which exercises general control and supervision of the Department. The Board is entrusted with powers which include, but are not limited to: naming the Commissioner; designating which public roads are encompassed within the state highway system; approving long-range transportation plans; overseeing the administration of construction contracts; and authorizing lease agreements. Board Members are elected by a majority of a General Assembly caucus from each of Georgia’s fourteen congressional districts. Each board member serves a five-year term.  View Policies

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Mark Burkhalter
Newly elected Board member Mark Burkhalter addresses members of the General Assembly.

Burkhalter Elected to State Transportation Board

Former State Representative Mark Burkhalter was elected to represent the Sixth Congressional District on the State Transportation Board by a caucus of state representatives and senators from the Sixth Congressional District. Burkhalter’s term begins immediately.

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Rudy Bowen
Jay Shaw speaks after his re-election to serve another term on the Board.

Jay Shaw Re-elected to State Transportation Board

State Transportation Board Member Jay Shaw, of Lakeland, was unanimously re-elected to a full Board term by a caucus of state representatives and senators from the Eighth Congressional District.

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Rudy Bowen
Rudy Bowen speaks after his re-election to serve another term on the Board.

Rudy Bowen Re-elected to State Transportation Board

State Transportation Board Member Rudy Bowen, of Suwanee, was unanimously re-elected to a full Board term by a caucus of state representatives and senators from the Seventh Congressional District.

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Board Members

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DistrictBoard MemberTitleTerm Expire
1st Congressional DistrictAnn R. Purcell 4/15/17
2nd Congressional DistrictJohnny Floyd  4/15/18
3rd Congressional DistrictSam M. Wellborn 4/15/17
4th Congressional DistrictRobert L. Brown, Jr.Secretary4/15/16
5th Congressional DistrictStacey Key 4/15/18
6th Congressional DistrictMark Burkhalter 4/15/19
7th Congressional DistrictRudy Bowen  4/15/15
8th Congressional DistrictJay Shaw 4/15/15
9th Congressional DistrictEmily Dunn Vice Chairman4/15/18
10th Congressional DistrictJamie Boswell 4/15/18
11th Congressional DistrictJeff Lewis 4/15/16
12th Congressional DistrictDon Grantham Chairman4/15/19
13th Congressional DistrictDana Lemon 4/15/18
14th Congressional DistrictRoger Williams 4/15/18

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