Elected Officials

The City of Harlem is governed by a Mayor and a four-member City Council. Both the Mayor and Council Members serve four-year terms and are elected at large.

Mayor Robert W. Culpepper

First Took Office in 2008

Current Term Ends in 2017

Serves as Vice-Chair of All Council Committees

Contact Information:

(706) 556-3448 – City Hall

(706) 833-6622 – Cell

bculpepper@harlemga.org

Mayor Pro Tem John Thigpen

First Took Office in 2003

Current Term Ends in 2017

Chairman of Administrative Committee

Contact Information:

(706) 556-3448 – City Hall

(706) 825-3141 – Cell

jthigpen@harlemga.org

Councilwoman Jennifer Bennett

 

First Took Office in 2016

Current Term Ends in 2019

Chairwoman of Community Development Committee

Contact Information:

(706) 556-8525 – Home

jbennett@harlemga.org

Councilman Gregg Stokes

First Took Office in 2012

Current Term Expires in 2019

Chairman of the Public Safety Committee

Contact Information:

(706) 394-9508 – Cell

gstokes@harlemga.org

Councilman Danny Bellavance

First Took Office in 2014

Current Term Expires in 2017

Chairman of the Public Works Committee

Contact Information:

(706) 556-3448 – City Hall

(706) 830-5082 – Cell

dbellavance@harlemga.org