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David Wilkerson


Upcoming Events

April 8 13 - The Book Worm Bookfest - Weeklong celebration in downtown Powder Springs. On Saturday, April 13 State Representative David Wilkerson will be the announcer for the One Book, One City program, featuring guest author Ian K. Smith at the Thurman Springs Park Amphitheater at 6:00 p.m. For more information, visit The Book Worm Bookstore.

May 4 - Community Meet and Greet - Join State Representative David Wilkerson at Skint Chestnut Brewing Company in downtown Powder Springs. Meet Representative Wilkerson and other local elected officials, get to know your neighbors and enjoy light appetizers. Skint Chestnut is located at 3886 Broad St Suite 100, Powder Springs, GA 30127. Learn more about Skint Chestnut Brewing Company by visiting their website.  3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  

May 21 - Democratic Primary - Vote to re-elect State Representative David Wilkerson to the Georgia House. You can find your voting location on My Voter Page.

Representative Wilkerson appeared on Lawmakers on Georgia Public Broadcasting to discuss the 2024 legislative session. You can watch here.

As State Representative for the 38th House District, David serves on the Education, Juvenile Justice, Retirement and Budget and Fiscal Affairs Oversight committees.


David was selected as Chair of the Cobb County Legislative Delegation by his fellow legislators.  He is first Democrat to hold this position in decades and the first ever African American.


During his time at the Capitol, David has been a strong advocate for public education and fought for increased funding after years of cuts at the Capitol.


David has fought tax giveaways to the rich and supported tax legislation to bring relief to middle class families.  


David graduated from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University with a degree in Accounting. After graduation, David begin his professional career at the Big 4 accounting firm, Deloitte & Touche, where he earned his CPA credentials. 


David and his wife Penny have two children and reside in Powder Springs. David enjoys a variety of sports and coached youth soccer.



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