State Bar of Georgia
State Bar of Georgia

2021 State Bar of Georgia Election

The following information is intended to assist members of the State Bar of Georgia in voting for contested races. Members may vote online or by paper ballot (which will be mailed Monday, March 22). Voting opens Monday, March 22, and the deadline for casting a ballot is April 23 at 11:59 p.m., EDT. Results will be available by May 7. Candidate information for contested races appear as hyperlinks for the candidates. Simply click on the candidate’s name to learn more.

In order to vote online, you must log in to your State Bar member account at with your regular username and password. (If you need assistance logging in to your member account, please contact Membership at For any other voting-related issues (did not receive your ballot, difficulty with your ballot, incorrect ballot, etc.), please contact Survey & Ballot Systems by email at or call 1-866-909-3549.

Sample Ballots

To assist you in voting for the candidate of your choice, we have provided sample ballots for the circuits and statewide offices with contested races. We hope this is useful and encourage you to vote.

YLD Secretary

Atlanta Circuit, Post 17
Augusta Circuit, Post 1
Brunswick, Post 1
Flint Circuit, Post 1
Out-of-State, Post 1

Contested Races

YLD Secretary (click on candidate’s name to view their bio)
Kenneth Mitchell Jr., Atlanta
Samantha Marie Mullis, Atlanta

Atlanta Circuit, Post 17 (click on candidate’s name to view their bio)
JaDawnya C. Baker, Atlanta
Douglas Randall “Doug” Balyeat, Atlanta

Augusta Circuit, Post 1 (click on candidate’s name to view their bio)
John C. Bell Jr.
Amanda Nichole Heath

Brunswick, Post 1 (click on candidate’s name to view their bio)
Theresa Davis Beaton, Saint Simons Island
Stephen Elliott Tillman, Baxley

Flint Circuit, Post 1 (click on candidate’s name to view their bio)
Amanda Renee Flora, McDonough    
Matthew Maurice McCord, McDonough
Darius T. Pattillo, McDonough

Out-of-State, Post 1 (click on candidate’s name to view their bio)
Philip Augustine, Lake Mary, Fla.    
Michael Franklin Braun, Nashville, Tenn.
Scott R. McMillen, Winter Park, Fla.

Additional Information

General Information
2021 Board of Governors Candidate Listing

BOG Members
View the list of current Board of Governors’ members.

2020-21 State Bar of Georgia Officers

President — Dawn M. Jones, Atlanta

President-Elect — Elizabeth L. Fite, Atlanta

Treasurer — Sarah B. “Sally” Akins. Savannah

Secretary — Hon. J. Antonio “Tony” DelCampo

Immediate Past President — Darrell Sutton, Marietta