Kay (Kay) Kirkpatrick (R-SS32)
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Capitol: 404.656.3932
FAX: 404.656.5043
District: 404.656.3932
District FAX: 770.234.5378
Georgia State Senate
Room 324-A Coverdell Legislative Office Building 18 Capitol Square, SW
Atlanta, GA 30334

District Office:
2146 Roswell Road
Marietta, GA 30062
Elected: 2017    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Thomas   
Committee Assignments
ChairmanSenate Committee on Children and Families
Vice ChairSenate Committee on Health and Human Services
SecretarySenate Committee on Insurance and Labor
MemberSubcommittee on Health and Human Development
MemberSubcommittee on Education and Higher Education
Ex-OfficioSenate Committee on Veterans, Military, and Homeland Security
MemberSenate Committee on Appropriations
Counties Representing
Cherokee / Cobb


Senator Kay Kirkpatrick, MD, a Republican, represents the 32nd District, which includes North-Central Cobb and West Cherokee.

She serves as Chairman of the Senate Veterans, Military and Homeland Security Committee, Ex Officio of the Senate Appropriations Committee, and as a member of the Senate Health and Human Services, Insurance and Labor, and Judiciary Committees. She is an appointed member of the Georgia Joint Defense Commission, as well as a member of the Commission on Family Violence and a legislative liaison to the Commission on the Holocaust.

Senator Kirkpatrick has been an orthopaedic hand surgeon in Atlanta for over 30 years and was previously the President of Resurgens Orthopaedics. Senator Kirkpatrick is a District Coordinator for the Medical Association of Georgia's Medical Reserve Corps and is determined to contribute to Georgia's ability to respond to disaster and emergency situations. Dr. Kirkpatrick is a consultant and lecturer on patient safety in surgery. She is also a member of the East Cobb Rotary and she has served as a pet therapy team leader at the Ronald McDonald House through the Happy Tails Pet Therapy Program.

Senator Kirkpatrick graduated from the University of Kentucky and earned her medical degree from the University of Louisville. Her husband Dr. Tom Haltom is an emergency physician. She and Tom have two young adult children. Kay and Tom are active members of East Cobb United Methodist Church.