Councilmember Cohen Elected President of GMA District 3 Northeast

Cohen Elected President of GMA District 3 Northeast

ATLANTA – Sugar Hill Councilmember Marc Cohen was elected president of the Georgia Municipal Association’s (GMA) District 3 Northeast during the association’s Annual Convention in Savannah on Aug. 8.

In this role Cohen will serve as a liaison between GMA and municipal officials in GMA’s District 3 Northeast.  He will also attend GMA-sponsored events, including the association’s annual convention; promote engagement in GMA activities and programs with other cities in the district; advocate for GMA’s legislative priorities; and share with GMA staff any needs and concerns of member cities in their district. As the District 3 Northeast President, Cohen will also serve on GMA Board of Directors.

Created in 1933, GMA is the only state organization that represents municipal governments in Georgia. Based in Atlanta, GMA is a voluntary, non-profit organization that provides legislative advocacy, educational, employee benefit and technical consulting services to its members. GMA currently represents 537 cities in Georgia.