ATLANTA, GA- State Senator Eric Johnson of Savannah announced today that he will seek the Republican nomination for Governor in 2010. Johnson intends to file paperwork for his candidacy tomorrow.
Senator Johnson, a longtime Republican leader in Georgia government has named Jamie Reynolds as Finance Chairman for the campaign and Steve Green was designated as Finance Co-Chairman. Derrick Dickey is the campaign’s General Consultant, and Ben Fry serves as Campaign Manager. Dave Simons will continue directing political operations in the coastal region. Doug Chalmers and Randy Evans will provide legal counsel.