Keisha Lance Bottoms

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Keisha Lance Bottoms
Keisha Lance Bottoms.jpg
60th Mayor of Atlanta
Assumed office
January 2, 2018
Preceded byKasim Reed
Member of the Atlanta City Council
from the 11th district
In office
January 4, 2010 – January 2, 2018
Preceded byJim Maddox
Succeeded byMarci Collier Overstreet
Personal details
Born
Keisha Lance

(1970-01-18) January 18, 1970 (age 49)
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Derek W. Bottoms
Children4
RelativesMajor Lance (Father)
EducationFlorida A&M University (BA)
Georgia State University (JD)
WebsiteOfficial website

Keisha Lance Bottoms (born January 18, 1970)[1] is an American politician and lawyer. She is the 60th and current Mayor of Atlanta, Georgia.[2]

She was elected as mayor in 2017, after receiving the most votes (26 percent).[3][4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Atlanta City Council - Regular Meeting - Jan 19, 2016" (PDF). atlantaga.gov. p. 73. Retrieved 6 December 2017.
  2. "Class Actions". College of Law. 2010-04-08. Retrieved 2017-11-07.
  3. FOX. "Bottoms, Norwood in runoff for Atlanta mayor". WAGA. Retrieved 2017-11-08.
  4. Gehlbach, Steve (2017-12-21). "Mary Norwood concedes defeat in Atlanta mayoral race". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved 2018-01-02.