Tuesday June 2nd, 2020 3:51PM

Gainesville's Fox among 41 members of Kemp transition team

By AccessWDUN Staff

Among the 41 members of Governor Elect Brian Kemp's transition team is a Gainesville native who founded a group called Georgia Republicans for the Future, a group that supports nondiscrimination across the state.

Allen Fox, who now lives in Atlanta, is an advocate for LGBT rights, according to a profile in the Atlanta Journal Constitution.

In his brief comments Monday morning, Kemp noted that his "Georgians First Committee" is a diverse group. The committee is comprised of community activists, business leaders, current and former political figures and some members of his campaign team.

The committee members are:

Tim Fleming – Chief of Staff

David Dove – Transition Director

Jeremy Brand – Senior Advisor

Jamie Reynolds – Co-Chair

Harold Reynolds – Co-Chair, Budget

  • Lorri Smith
  • Kelly Farr
  • Greg Dozier
  • Kristi Fuss

Chuck Harper – Co-Chair, Appointments

  • Lisa Durden
  • Rick Desai
  • Robert Finch
  • Allen Fox
  • Yovany Jerez
  • Anh Le
  • Jim Lientz
  • Allen Poole
  • T. Dallas Smith
  • Shawnzia Thomas
  • Rev. Rochard White

Alec Poitevint – Co-Chair, Government Operations

  • Tricia Pridemore
  • Bob Barr
  • Craig Lesser
  • Jay Lin
  • Vic Reynolds
  • Jay Roberts

Mark Middleton – Co-Chair, Policy

  • Joy Hawkins
  • Laura Gammage
  • Jose Perez
  • Ben Hames
  • Mark Hamilton
  • Brian Marlowe
  • Rev. Abraham Mosely
  • Cole Muzio
  • Tom Ratchford
  • Tom Price
  • Ellen Wiley
  • Virginia Galloway
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