Ward 3 (SE) – Current term expires
December 31, 2019
Jim Watters was born in Rome Georgia and has lived in Carrollton since 1976. He is a 1987 graduate of Carrollton High School, holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Southern Polytechnic State University and an MBA from the University of West Georgia. Jim is Chairman of the Carroll County Tea Party and is a registered Republican.
Councilmember Watters began his term as Ward 3 Councilmember in January 2012. He then ran unopposed for the Ward 3 Council Seat in November 2015.
In January 2019, he was elected Mayor Pro-tem by the Mayor and Council.