Candidates who qualified for DeKalb’s 2019 municipal elections

August 29, 20194min2140
2019 election
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Qualifying for DeKalb County’s municipal elections ended on Aug. 23. Here are the candidates running in the Nov. 5 elections:




Clai Brown

Jonathan Elmore (I)


City Commissioner: (Vote for 2)

Marguerite Belline

Brian Fisher (I)

Candace A Jones (Candy)

Dee Merriam





John A. Ernst, Jr. (I)

Jennifer Heath


City Council, District 1

Linley Jones (I)


City Council, District 3

Dimitrius Owens

Madeleine Norine Simmons




City Council, District 2

Shaun Lewis

Leslie C. Robson (I)


City Council, District 3

Thomas Hogan (I)

Karen Lupton


City Council, At Large

Darron Kusman (I)

Stephen Watson



City Council: (Vote for 3)


Andrea Cervone(I)

Awet “Howard” Eyasu (I)

Darara Timotewos Gubo

Laura Hopkins

Debra D. Johnson

Samuel Rai




City Commissioner – District 1, Post B

Erin Braden

George Dusenbury

Christopher GagnonWithdrawn


City Commissioner – District 2, Post B

Lesa Mayer

Chris Stirn

Phillip Wiedower


City Commissioner –At Large

Christopher Gagnon

Tony Powers(I)


Board of Education -District 1, Post B

James H. Herndon


Board of Education -District 2, Post B

Tasha Rose White(I)


Board of Education –At Large (Special Election)

Jana Johnson-Davis





Joseph Geierman

Tom Hart

MD Nasar

Donna Pittman (I)


City Council, District 1

Gerald Evans

Tom Owens

Andy Yeoman


City Council, District 2

Danielle C. Brown

Jessica Killingsworth

Rebekah Cohen Morris


City Council, District 3

Maria T.Alexander

Shannon R. Hillard


City Council, District 2(Special Election)

Tammie Bailey

Chris Henshaw





Lynn Deutsch

Terry Nall


City Council, At Large, Post 4

Stacey Harris

Robert Miller


City Council At Large, Post 5

Evelyn M. MontgomeryWithdrawn

Joe Seconder

Heyward Wescott


City Council At Large, Post 6

John Heneghan(I)




Yolanda Donaldson

Shameka S. Reynolds

Cindy Thomas


City Council: (Vote for 2)

Jhavaun S. GreenWithdrawn

Darold P. Honore, Jr.

David McCoy

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Melanie Hammet (I)


City Council: (Vote for Two)

Brandy Beavers

Tracey Brantley




City Council, Post 1

Gina Stroud Cox

Richard Langley

Richard Mailman (I)

Chancey Parker


City Council, Post 2

Claus Friese

Clint Monroe Bernie Waller (I)


City Council, Post 3

Chakira Johnson (I)

Andrea Redmond




Diane Adoma

Charles S. Hill, Jr.

Jason Lary (I)


City Council, Post 2

Rob Turner (I)


City Council, Post 4

George Turner, Jr. (I)




City Council, Post 2, District 1

Christine Bloodworth

Bill Rosenfeld (I)


City Council, Post 2, District 2



City Council, Post 2,District 3

Anne Lerner(I)



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