About the Mayor


  • 2010 - 2013
  • 2014 - 2017
  • 2018 - 2021
  • 2022 - 2025


  • Graduate of Marietta High School
  • BBA, University of Georgia
  • MBA, University of Denver
  • JD, Georgia State University

Professional Experiences

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Attorney
  • Small Business Owner

Associations & Memberships

  • Georgia Society of CPAs
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • State Bar of Georgia

Community Service

  • First United Methodist Church of Marietta: Served as Chairman of the Board of Stewards, Chairman of Board of Trustees, Treasurer
  • Past Member of Marietta Kiwanis Club for 34 years: Served as President and Lieutenant Governor
  • Past President of Cobb County YMCA
  • Past President of Cobb Marietta Youth Museum
  • Founding Director of Cobb Marietta Girl's Club
  • Past President of Hickory Hills Elementary and Marietta High School PTA
  • Past Chairman of the Marietta City Schools Board
  • Past Vice Chairman of the Marietta Board of Lights and Water
  • Served as Representative in the Georgia House of Representatives and served as Chairman of the Cobb Delegation for four years
  • First President of Kennestone Hospice
  • Leadership Georgia
  • Leadership Cobb
  • Honorary Commanders
  • Past Trustee of Reinhardt College
  • Coach of Youth Sports


  • Cobb Chamber Public Service Award
  • Cobb Jaycees Young Man of the Year
  • Marietta High School Distinguished Alumni Award


  • Married to Jean Alice Tumlin
  • Son, Ty Tumlin and daughter in law, Ashley Tumlin
  • Son, Sig Tumlin and daughter in law Audrey Tumlin
  • Daughter, Jamie Tumlin and her husband, Ryan Patrick
  • Grandchildren: Ali Patrick, Rhodes Patrick, Beck Stevens Patrick, Madison Tumlin, Chip Tumlin, George Tumlin