Clay (Clay) Pirkle (R-SH155)
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Representative
Georgia House of Representatives
Room 220-B State Capitol 206 Washington Street, SW
Atlanta, GA 30334

District Office:
PO Box 607
Ashburn, GA 31714
Elected: 2015    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: Sharon   
Committee Assignments
ChairmanSubcommittee on Transportation
SecretaryHouse Committee on State Properties
MemberHouse Committee on Higher Education
MemberHouse Special Committee on Access to Quality Health Care
MemberHouse Committee on Science and Technology
MemberHouse Committee on Banks and Banking
MemberHouse Committee on Agriculture and Consumer Affairs
MemberHouse Committee on Appropriations
Counties Representing
Ben Hill / Coffee / Irwin / Tift / Turner

Bio

Representative Clay Pirkle was raised on the family farm in Sycamore, GA, where he learned the value of hard work, respect and integrity. While pursuing his Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from Georgia Tech, Clay worked on campus during the day and at the UPS Distribution Center at night. Later, while working on his MBA in Accounting and Finance at the University of Georgia in Athens, he worked as a Teaching Assistant in the Economics Department and in the soybean lab.

Presently, Rep. Pirkle works as a farmer at Pirkle Farms where the motto is "Christianity is our business; we farm to pay the expenses." He has also held positions as an Economist with the US Government, a Commercial Banker at a local bank, and an Economics Instructor at Darton College.

Representative Clay Pirkle proudly represents the citizens of House District 155. He was elected into the Georgia State House of Representative in July of 2015 and was sworn in on August 21, 2015. Representative Pirkle is a member of the following standing House Committees- Agriculture & Consumer Affairs, Science & Technology and State Properties.

Clay has been married to his childhood sweetheart, Sharon for almost 27 years. They have three wonderful children, Andrew, DeAnna and Nathan. Clay is a Deacon and the Treasure at his home church, has taught Sunday School for over 20 years and is President of the missions organization, "Less of Me More of You". He also serves as the Director of the Scott Dawson Evangelistic Association based in Birmingham, AL.