Latest News from

Governor-Elect Brian P. Kemp

and the Georgians First Committee

Governor-Elect Kemp Announces Administrative Staff for Executive Office

January 10th, 2019

Today, Governor-Elect Brian Kemp announced twenty-four administrative staff appointments who will work in the Governor’s Executive Office after his inauguration on January 14, 2019. "This team of highly qualified and passionate public servants will work tirelessly to keep Georgia moving in the right direction," said Kemp. "By putting people ahead of politics, we will ensure a bright and promising future for all Georgians - no matter their zip code." Tyler Adams, Appointments Coordinator Chris Allen, Legal Assistant and Policy Coordinator...

Governor-Elect Brian P. Kemp Announces Senior Staff for Executive Office

January 7th, 2019

Today, Governor-Elect Brian P. Kemp announced fourteen senior staff appointments who will work in the Governor’s Executive Office after his inauguration on January 14, 2019. "I am proud of these public servants and their commitment to Georgia's future," said Kemp. "Together, we will spur job creation, lower taxes and insurance premiums, strengthen rural Georgia, and keep our families safe. These men and women will work around the clock to put hardworking Georgians first." Tim Fleming, Chief of Staff Hometown: Covington,...

Frequently Asked Questions

January 6th, 2019

What is the date, time and location of the inaugural event? Swearing In Monday, January 14th, 2019 2:00pm McCammish Pavilion (GT Arena) Gala Thursday, January 17th, 2019 7:00pm State Farm Arena Who may attend the swearing-in ceremony and gala? *Invite only* you must have a ticket for both events. How do you get tickets/invitation to each of these events? Will there be assigned seating for the swearing-in and the gala? There is a small quantity of assigned seats. The...

Governor-Elect Kemp Announces Inaugural Executive Committee

December 21st, 2018

Today, Governor-Elect Brian Kemp and the Georgians First Committee announced members of the Inaugural Executive Committee. With leaders from all four corners of the state, the committee will work diligently to plan and support events surrounding the inauguration of Governor-Elect Brian Kemp and other constitutional officers. Co-Chairs: Daniel Dooley Julie Rief Committee Members: Brad Alexander Brian Atwater Jim and Barbara Brady Jason Broce Chris Cannon Christie Cannon John Clayton J. Patrick Connell Edens Davis Jay Davis Rep. Matt Dollar Bill...

Georgians First Committee Announces Regional Celebration Events

December 20th, 2018

Before the inaugural events on January 14, Governor-Elect Brian Kemp will travel the state for a series of celebratory events. Georgians First Celebration | East Georgia Wednesday, January 9, 2019 11:30am – 1:30pm The Foundation Club 1006 Azalea Drive, Augusta, GA 30904 RSVP Georgians First Celebration | Southeast Georgia Wednesday, January 9, 2019 6:00pm – 8:00pm Savannah Convention Center; Chatham Ballroom A 1 International Drive, Savannah, GA 31421 RSVP Georgians First Celebration | Middle Georgia Thursday, January 10, 2019 11:30am – 1:30pm Southern Bridle Farms 645...


December 6th, 2018

Today, Governor-elect Brian Kemp named his House and Senate Floor leaders who will champion legislation that puts hardworking Georgians first. Kemp also announced his Director and Deputy Director of External Affairs. State Representatives Jodi Lott (R-Evans), Terry Rogers (R-Clarkesville), Bert Reeves (R-Marietta), and Dominic LaRiccia (R-Douglas) will serve as the Kemp’s Floor Leaders in the State House. Senators Blake Tillery (R-Vidalia) and Brian Strickland (R-McDonough) will carry the governor’s legislation in the State Senate. Former State Representative Mark Hamilton will...