Elected Officials

City Council, Post 3 (Mayor pro tem)

Chris Owens
Current Term: January 1st, 2014 to December 31, 2017


Liaison to:

Public Works / North Fulton Community Improvement District

Life-long resident of Georgia

38 years old
Born and raised in Chatsworth, GA
Moved to Atlanta area in 1989
Moved to Alpharetta in 2005


Married to Jennifer for 15 years
Children – Lauren (born in 1996) and William (born in 1999)


- Attends Alpharetta Presbyterian Church
- Ordained Elder, serving on Church Session
- Chairman of the Church Property Committee
Alpharetta Citizen Stakeholder for the North Fulton Comprehensive Transportation Plan
Graduate of Atlanta Regional Commission’s Regional Leadership Institute (RLI) 2008
Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce
- Board of Directors, 2009 and 2010
- Golf Committee Chair, 2009


Southern Polytechnic State University, Marietta, GA
- Bachelor of Science – Civil Engineering Technology - 1993
- Graduated Magna Cum-Laude – Class Valedictorian
- Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity
- Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honor Society

Work experience

Worked in the civil engineering field for 16 years
Licensed Professional Engineer (PE)
LEED Accredited Professional, certified by the US Green Building Council

Personal Interests

Outdoor sports including softball, fishing and golf
Camping/scouts with my family
Auto racing