Fitz Johnson

Key Facts

Party Republican
Status Incumbent

Background

Fitz Johnson graduated from the Citadel with a BA in education, from Troy University with a master’s degree in education, and from the University of Kentucky College of law with a JD. Johnson is a veteran and a former businessman. He has served on the Kennesaw State University Foundation Board of Trustees, the board of the Cumberland Counseling Center, the Wellstar Health System Board of Trustees, and as a Commissioner on the State Charter Schools Commission [1, 2].


As a businessman, Johnson formerly owned ASID Group International, LLC, the Atlanta Beat women’s professional soccer team, and Eagle Group International. He was appointed to the position of Georgia Public Service Commissioner in 2021 by Governor Brian Kemp [4, 5].

Key Issues

Budget

Johnson wants to limit development and opposes East Cobb becoming a city. He wants to increase funding for police and fire services [6].

Endorsements

Brian Kemp, Georgia Governor; Johnny Isakson, Former Senator

Sources

1 Georgia Public Service Commission

2 Fitz Johnson

3 Ballotpedia

4 State Charter Schools Commission of Georgia

5 Governor Brian P. Kemp Office of the Governor

6 East Cobb News