Mayor & City Council

Mayor - Brian Brodrick 

Brian-BrodrickBrian Brodrick
Mayor
bbrodrick@cityofwatkinsville.com
Phone: 404-983-4384
Address:
P.O. Box 11
Watkinsville, Georgia  30677

Terms of Office: 2004-2006; 2006-2008; 2008-2010; 2010-2012; 2012-2014; 2014-2016; 2016-2018;2018-present

Education: Graduate of Berry College (1997) and Oconee County High School (1993)

Professional: Brian is a Partner at Jackson Spalding, a leading marketing communications agency. He is the past recipient of Georgia Trend 40 Under 40, a graduate of Leadership Oconee, and past Class Member and Trustee of Leadership Georgia.

Personal: He is married to Susan, an Oconee County native whose father and grandfather previously served on the Watkinsville City Council. Brian is the proud father of three kids, Phoebe (15), Aaron (11) and Rebecca (9), all in Oconee County Public Schools       

His initial term began January 2004.


Post 1 - Chuck Garrett

Chuck GarrettChuck Garrett
Council - Post 1
cgarrett@cityofwatkinsville.com
Phone: 706-769-7701
Address:
25 S. Main Street
Watkinsville, Georgia  30677

Terms of Office: 2021-present

Education: Oconee County High School Class of 1975

Professional: Chuck has been in the Asphalt Paving Industry for 45 years, currently he’s the asphalt sales manager at Pittman Construction.

                                                        Personal: He is a Oconee County native, married to Susie for 40 years with 1 daughter, 2                                                                   sons and 4 grandchildren.

His initial term began June 2021.


Post 2 - Connie Massey

connie masseyConnie Massey
Council - Post 2
cmassey@cityofwatkinsville.com
Phone: 706-769-5879
Address:
P.O. Box 65
Watkinsville, Georgia  30677

Terms of Office: 2013-2015; 2015-2017; 2017-present

Education: College level classes in Missouri, Arkansas, and Georgia.

Professional: Worked in photo lab, costuming in theatre in Arkansas, and has worked for the past 33 years in picture framing.

Personal: Connie has a daughter and two grandchildren. She enjoys sewing, working in the yard, and hanging out with neighbors.

Her initial term began January 2013.


Post 3 - Brett Thomas

BThomas 2021Brett Thomas                                  

Council - Post 3
bthomas@cityofwatkinsville.com
Phone: 706-340-7224
Address:
1161 Christian Terrace
Watkinsville, Georgia  30677

Terms of Office: 2021-present

Education Oconee County High School Class of 2000 Graduate and a B.S in Criminal Justice from North Georgia College and State University 2005 

Professional Brett has served in the Georgia Army National Guard for more than 20 years and currently works fulltime for the Georgia Army National Guard as a Casualty Assistance Officer.  He spent 8 years with Georgia Power as a lineman.  

Personal He is married to Catherine, also an Oconee County native, and they have 2 beautiful daughters Miriam (6) and Mattie (4) both in Oconee County Schools.

His initial term began January 2021.


Post 4 - Christine Tucker

CTuckerChristine Tucker
Council - Post 4 (Acting Mayor Pro Tem)
ctucker@cityofwatkinsville.com
Phone: 706-369-1987
Address:
51 Barnett Shoals Road
Watkinsville, Georgia  30677

Terms of Office: 2019-2021; 2017-2019

Education: B.A. in English from the University of Georgia and a Masters in Counseling from Georgia State University.

Professional: She is in her 7th year as an Associate Broker with 3tree Realty.

Personal: She has three children, all in Oconee County Schools, a dog, and a cat. Christine enjoys to travel but loves the small town charm on Watkinsville and wants to continue to make the City great while using her experiences from around the world; especially, her love of walking and riding her bike on rails-to-trails. 

Her initial term began January 2017.


Post 5 - Jeff Campbell

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Jeff Campbell
Council - Post 5
jcampbell@cityofwatkinsville.com
Phone: 706-202-4714
Address:
39 S. Main Street
Watkinsville, Georgia  30677

Terms of Office: 2021-present

Education: 

Professional: 

Personal: Jeff Campbell has lived in downtown Watkinsville for 13 years. He is married to Dr. Marci Campbell, and they have two daughters, Sadie (17) and Ella-Porter (13). 

His initial term began January 2021.