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Code of Ordinance:
Article II Code of Ethics

Georgia Code:
Act 273, HB 631 Amendment

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The Board of Ethics was established by local legislation for the purpose of serving as a "guardian" for the Board of Commissioners and other public officials within Cherokee County. The ‘Public Officials” over whom the Board oversight responsibility are listed in the 2016 Amendment to HB 631. The makeup of the Board of Ethics is proscribed in Article II, Section 9 of the Municipal Code.

To file or discuss an ethics complaint, please contact the chairman or another board member listed below or send an email to CCBoardofEthics@cherokeega.com which will send a note to all members of the Board of Ethics.

You may also communicate with the Board of Ethics by mail at Cherokee County Board of Ethics, 1130 Bluffs Parkway, Canton, GA 30114.

Steps for Filing a Proper Ethics Complaint

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Current Board Members

  • Roberts, Gaylen
    Chairman / Board Contact
    678-493-4859
    Democrat Term expires January 2023
    Board of Commissioners
  • Dodge, Phillip
    Vice Chairman
    678-493-0583
    Republican Term expires January 1, 2018
    Board of Commissioners
  • Divine, Stephen (Steve)
    404-386-1289
    Seven Years, Expires January 2024
    Chairman Ahrens
  • Green, Natalie
    770-316-8279
    Democrat Term Expires January 1, 2022
    Board of Commissioners
  • Howard, Gil
    770-928-6886
    Fax: 770-928-9682
    Republican Term expires January 2024
    Board of Commissioners
  • Seufert, John
    770-592-0942
    Republican Term expires January 1, 2018
    Board of Commissioners
  • Wilder, Pat
    404-538-7692
    Republican Expires January 1, 2020
    Chairman Ahrens
  • Beggs, Phillip
    Board Attorney - Moore Ingram Johnson & Steele
    770-429-1499
    Attorney
    Attorney
  • Shoop, Laura
    Secretary to Board of Ethics
    770-928-6886
    N/A
Terms are for seven years.
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