Sen. John Albers
Senator John Albers represents the 56th District, which includes portions of Fulton and Cherokee County. He serves as chairman of State and Local Governmental Operations and vice chairman of the Public Safety committee. He is also a member of the Finance, MARTOC and Appropriations committees. Senator Albers is a member of the Senate leadership serving as the Chief Deputy Whip.
Senator Albers has long been an active member of his community. His affiliations include the Board of Directors for: World Chamber of Commerce, Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce, Alpharetta Public Safety Foundation (past chairman), Roswell Fire & Police Foundation, Chamberlain Nursing College, MediStreams, Saratoga Holdings, Activity Buzz, Concord , Ownersite, GreenPrint, Gilsbar Holdings, Tony Nobis Foundation and Sigma Phi Epsilon KY Beta Alumni Board.
Senator Albers is proud Republican Party member (National, Georgia, Fulton & Cherokee), RUMC Job Networking Industry Guide, Scout Leader, National Rifle Association, Georgia Carry, Roswell Area Park (youth sports coach), Roswell Historical Society, Friends of Bullock Hall, Kiwanis, Roswell Rotary, US Air Force Civil Air Patrol and the Roswell Sons of the American Legion.
Senator Albers is a fourth generation firefighter serving as a volunteer in Alpharetta and member of the Georgia Firefighters Association. In 2011 and 2015, Senator Albers was named Legislator of the Year by the Georgia State Firefighters Association and the Georgia Association of Fire Chiefs.