ATLANTA – State Representative Carl Gilliard (D- Garden City) was recently named Chairman of the House Economic Development & Tourism Subcommittee on International Trade and Commerce by State Representative Ron Stephens (R-Savanah), Chairman of the Economic Development & Tourism Committee.
“I am humbled and thankful to serve in this capacity and hope that we will be able to build new relationships to foster new economic development for the State of Georgia,” said Rep. Gilliard.
Other members of the subcommittee include: Rep. Dwayne Hill (R-Ringgold); Rep. Doreen Carter (D-Lithonia); Rep. Karen Mathiak (R- Griffin); Rep. Derrick Jackson (D-Tyrone); Rep. Brenda Lopez (D-Norcross); and Rep. Sam Park (D-Lawrenceville)
Rep. Carl Gilliard (D-Garden City) named chair of a Georgia House subcommittee focused on international trade and commerce. Great for Savannah to have a local legislator leading this group given the importance of the port. Big credit to Gilliard, who is of the minority party.
— Savannah Morning News Opinion (@SavannahOpinion) January 31, 2019
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