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Congressional District 3

Russ Carreker

Dennis McEntire

8 Crossbrook Drive
Newan, GA 30263
770 713-3029

Year Elected to the Board: ​​2022
Current Term Expires: 4/15/27

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 Biographical Data

Personal / Family

Date of Birth: August 12, 1954
Place of Birth: Rome, GA
Marital Status: Married to Sally
Children: Elizabeth (Daughter), Clay (Son)


  • University of Georgia

Business Affiliations

  • Georgia Chamber of Commerce

Professional Record

  • Georgia Power Company
  • Newnan Utilities

Current Committees/Civic Activities

  • Board Member and Past Chairman, ELEVATE Coweta Students
  • Board Member, The Heritage School in Newnan
  • Member, Newnan Rotary Club
  • Member and past chairman, Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerce
  • Member of the University of West Georgia Foundation

Previous Committees/Civic Activities

  • Past chairman, Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia (MEAG)
  • Former Board Member, Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Southeastern Regional Medical Center
  • Former Board Member, West Georgia Technical College Board of Directors
  • Former Member, the Metropolitan North Georgia Water Planning District Governing Board

Honors and Awards

  • Citizen of the Year for Coweta County
  • 2011 Honoree for the Golden Eagle dinner for the Flint River Council

Counties Within District
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