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Lynn Smith
R - Newnan
District 70
Title: Chair - Natural Resources Committee
  • Capitol Address
  • 228 State Capitol
  • Atlanta, GA 30334
  • 404.656.7149 - Office
  • District Address
  • Eight Evergreen Drive
  • Newnan, GA 30263
  • Sworn In January 13, 1997

Occupation - Business Owner
Birthday - August 30
Spouse - Charles
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