Teresa Tomlinson

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Teresa Tomlinson
68th Mayor of Columbus, Georgia
Assumed office
January 2011
Preceded by Jim Wetherington
Personal details
Born (1965-02-19) February 19, 1965 (age 51)
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Political party Independent
Residence Columbus, Georgia
Alma mater Chamblee Charter High School
Sweet Briar College
Emory University School of Law
Website Official website

Teresa Tomlinson (born February 19, 1965) is the current mayor of the United States city of Columbus, Georgia.[1] Tomlinson replaced Jim Wetherington as Columbus mayor and is the first woman to hold the office.[1]

Tomlinson graduated from Chamblee Charter High School in Atlanta in 1983. She earned her bachelor's degree in government and economics from Sweet Briar College in 1987. She then earned her Juris Doctorate from Emory University School of Law in 1991.[2]


  1. ^ a b Historical List of Mayors, columbusga.org; retrieved April 2011
  2. ^ About Teresa. Retrieved 2011-01-06.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jim Wetherington
Mayor of Columbus, Georgia
Succeeded by