David (David) Knight (R-SH134)
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Capitol: 404.463.2246
FAX: 404.656.5644
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Georgia House of Representatives
Room 245-E State Capitol 206 Washington Street, SW
Atlanta, GA 30334

District Office:
1003 East College Street
Griffin, GA 30224
Elected: 2004    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Marie Harvey   
Committee Assignments
ChairmanSubcommittee on Higher Education
ChairmanSubcommittee on Ad Valorem Tax
MemberHouse Committee on Appropriations
MemberHouse Committee on Game, Fish, and Parks
MemberHouse Committee on Health
MemberHouse Committee on Banks and Banking
MemberHouse Committee on Small Business Development
MemberHouse Committee on Ways and Means
MemberHouse Committee on Higher Education
MemberHouse Committee on Rules
Counties Representing
Harris / Lamar / Monroe / Muscogee / Spalding


Representative David Knight was elected to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2004 and sworn into office in 2005. Knight proudly serves House District 130, which includes parts of Spalding, Henry and Lamar counties. He currently serves as chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Higher Education and the House Sportsman Caucus. His legislative duties also include service as a member of the Banks & Banking, Game, Fish & Parks, Higher Education, Rules, Small Business Development and Ways & Means committees.

Born in Warner Robbins, Rep. Knight moved to Griffin at an early age, where he was raised, and he has made Griffin his home. He attended both the University of Georgia and Augusta College, earning a degree in accounting. Rep. Knight has been a practicing certified public accountant for over 20 years and holds memberships in the Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accounts. He is also a member of the Griffin Rotary Club.

Rep. Knight is happily married to the former Marie Harvey from Lamar County. They are the proud parents of John David, born in 2013, and active members of the First Baptist Church of Griffin. He is an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoys sporting clays.