John (John) E. Albers (R-SS56)
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Capitol: 404.463.8055
FAX: 404.651.6768
District: 678.667.3656
District FAX: 404.806.4385
Georgia State Senate
Room 421-C State Capitol 206 Washington Street
Atlanta, GA 30334

District Office:
3330 Preston Ridge Road PMB 215
Alpharetta, GA 30005
Elected: 2010    Next Election: 2018
Spouse: Kari   
Committee Assignments
ChairmanSenate Committee on Public Safety
MemberSubcommittee on Community Health
MemberSubcommittee on Criminal Justice and Public Safety
MemberSubcommittee on Economic Development
MemberSubcommittee on Ad Valorem Tax
MemberSubcommittee on Income Tax
Vice ChairSenate Committee on Finance
Vice ChairSenate Committee on Regulated Industries and Utilities
Ex-OfficioSenate Committee on Veterans, Military and Homeland Security
MemberSenate Committee on Appropriations
MemberJoint Study Committee on Transparency and Open Access in Government
Ex-OfficioSenate Committee on Rules
Counties Representing
Cherokee / Fulton


Senator John Albers, a Republican, represents the 56th District, which includes portions of Fulton and Cherokee County. He serves as chairman of State and Local Governmental Operations and vice chairman of the Public Safety committee. He is also serving as the secretary of the Finance Committee and member of the MARTOC and Appropriations committees. Senator Albers is a member of the Senate leadership serving as the Chief Deputy Whip.

Senator Albers has long been an active member of his community. His affiliations include the Board of Directors for- World Chamber of Commerce, Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce, Alpharetta Public Safety Foundation (past chairman), Roswell Fire & Police Foundation, Chamberlain Nursing College, MediStreams, Saratoga Holdings, Activity Buzz, Concord , Ownersite, GreenPrint, Gilsbar Holdings, Tony Nobis Foundation and Sigma Phi Epsilon KY Beta Alumni Board.

Senator Albers is proud Republican Party member (National, Georgia, Fulton & Cherokee), RUMC Job Networking Industry Guide, Scout Leader, National Rifle Association, Georgia Carry, Roswell Area Park (youth sports coach), Roswell Historical Society, Friends of Bullock Hall, Kiwanis, Roswell Rotary, US Air Force Civil Air Patrol and the Roswell Sons of the American Legion.

Senator Albers is a fourth generation firefighter serving as a volunteer in Alpharetta and member of the Georgia Firefighters Association. In 2011 and 2015, Senator Albers was named Legislator of the Year by the Georgia State Firefighters Association and the Georgia Association of Fire Chiefs.

Senator Albers earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Organizational Leadership from the University of Louisville.

Albers also graduated from the University of Georgia, Legislative Leadership Institute. When not attending to state business, Senator Albers is an executive, business owner and entrepreneur. He and his wife, Kari of 22 years, have two sons- Will and Ryan living in Roswell and are members of Roswell United Methodist Church.