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About Lindsey

PERSONAL

• 69 years young
• Resident of Cobb County since 1955
• Married 49 years to the former Ann Scott, his high school sweetheart
• Children: Nathan and his wife Danielle, Rebekah and her husband Billy Resh

• Both children attended Harrison High School
• Six grandchildren
• Member of Midway Presbyterian Church for 58 years where he served as both Deacon and Elder 


PROFESSIONAL

• Formally entered business for himself in 1969

• Owned and operated Tippins Contracting Company since inception

• Former President and board member of Georgia Utility Contractors Association

• A founding director of Northwest Bank and Trust 


POLITICAL

• Republican

• Served on Cobb County Board of Education 1997-2008 chairman 2000, 2004 and 2007

• Donated all salary ($240,000) back to student scholarships and teacher stipends

• Served as State Senator in the Georgia Legislature from 2011 until present

• Current committee assignments: Education and Youth, Transportation, Appropriations, Rules, Natural Resources and Administrative Affairs

• Has been chairman of Education Committee for the past six sessions

• Currently Vice Chairman of the Republican Caucus

• Has donated all his Senate salary ($140,000) for college scholarships to students in District 37 


CIVIC

• Longtime board member of Calvary Children's Home
• Board member and former President of Georgia State Fair
• Board member of Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Atlanta Metro Region
• Board member Georgia Student Finance Commission 2003-2010
• Former board member Cobb Community Foundation
• Named Cobb County Citizen of the Year 2008
• Named West Cobb Citizen of the Year 2012


EDUCATION 

• McEachern High School - 1967
• Kennesaw Junior College (ABBA) - 1969
• Georgia State University (BBA) - 1971
• Woodrow Wilson College of Law (JD) - 1978