Jennifer (Jen) Jordan (D-06)

State Senator Jennifer Jordan

Jennifer (Jen) Jordan (D-06)
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Capitol: 404.656.6446
FAX: 404.656.5043
District: 404.656.6446
Senator
Georgia State Senate
Room 301-B Coverdell Legislative Office Building 18 Capitol Square, SW
Atlanta, GA 30334
18 Capitol Square, SW
Atlanta, GA 30334
Residence:Atlanta, GA

Committee Assignments

Bio

Senator Jen Jordan, a Democrat, was elected to the senate in a special election in 2017. She represents Georgiafs 6th Senate District, which includes portions of Cobb and Fulton Counties. Sen. Jordan serves as Chairman of the Senate Special Judiciary Committee and as a member of the Senate Banking and Financial Institutions, Government Oversight, Interstate Cooperation, Science and Technology, and Reapportionment and Redistricting Committees. From kindergarten to law school, Sen. Jordan is a product of Georgiafs public education system. Sen. Jordan obtained her bachelorfs degree from Georgia Southern University. She then went on to graduate magna cum laude from the University of Georgia School of Law where she was a member of the Georgia Law Review and of the schoolfs award winning National Moot Court Team. After graduating, Sen. Jordan served as a federal law clerk to United States District Court Judge Anthony A. Alaimo. She is the past-President of the University of Georgiafs Law School Association Council and a master with the Joseph Henry Lumpkin Inn of Court. Sen. Jordan was named to Georgia Trend Magazinefs g40 Under 40 list that recognizes Georgiafs leaders in gcommercial, cultural, academic and governmental institutionsh under the age of 40. In 2013, Sen. Jordan was recognized by the University of Georgia as one of its g40 Under 40 alumni who ghave made an impact in business, leadership, community, educational and/or philanthropic endeavors.h Additionally, in 2014, because of her legal work, she was recognized as one of the g40 Under 40- Rising Starsh by the Fulton County Daily Report. She is a member of the Leadership Georgia Class of 2008 and serves on the Board of Governors for the State Bar of Georgia. Although a native of South Georgia, Sen. Jordan has lived in the Atlanta-area since moving here to begin her law practice. She lives with her husband, Lawton, and their two children, Lawton and Cokie.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2017    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: Lawton   
Counties Representing
Cobb
Fulton