Mayor & Council


Mayor Longino

Jack P. Longino, Mayor

The affairs of the City are conducted by a Mayor and Council consisting of five members. Under the City's Charter, all corporate powers are vested in the Mayor and the Council.

Mayor Jack Longino is the Chief Executive Officer of the City. The Mayor presides at all meetings of the Mayor and Council and has a vote only in the case of a tie vote by the members of the Council.

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Mr. Clay

Ambrose Clay, Ward I

Ambrose Clay was sworn in as Ward I Councilman on Monday, January 7, 2008. Councilman Clay is no stranger to politics, having served as a school board member of the Glen Ellyn School District 89, of DuPage County, Illinois. He was later elected President of that board.

Councilman Clay holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree from M.I.T., a Masters in Business Administration degree from the University of Chicago, and has numerous hours of post-graduate management training.

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Mr. Taylor

Derrick Taylor, Ward II

Derrick Taylor took the oath of office January 4, 2018 amongst family, friends and former co-workers. Taylor has been a volunteer with College Park Recreation as a coach, referee and mentor. Taylor is a husband, father and grandfather. His interest in preserving and uplifting the community is born out of early family influences.

Taylor is an Atlanta native, and has long been committed to the mission of service to the community. He believes in the beauty of College Park, and that the most effective way to manage the city is to work in unison to be on one accord.

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Mr. Wyatt

Tracey Wyatt, Ward III

Tracey Wyatt is a member of the College Park City Council, representing Ward III, a diverse area that includes Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, the Godby/Old National corridor, and portions of College Park that are located in Clayton County.

Councilman Wyatt was a member of the Airport Area Kiwanis Club. Wyatt is also an active member of the Old National Merchants Association, and has played a vital role with College Park’s Business and Industrial Development Authority (BIDA).

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Mr. Gay

Roderick Gay, Ward IV

Roderick Gay was sworn in as Ward IV Councilman on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 in College Park Council Chambers. The husband and father of three is an 18-year resident, and has a deep family history in College Park that includes his great-grandmother and grandfather, who were loyal citizens.

Gay holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Tuskegee University, and a Master's of Public Administration from DePaul University. He serves as Executive Director of a non-profit, and teaches on a part-time basis.

His interest in public service stems from his desire to solve the needs of the local community, while offering guidance to maintain a credible, visionary outlook for the city as a whole.

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