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HR 284 - Mills, Galen; commend
McCall, Tom (90th) Powell, Alan T (23rd)
Status Summary HC: SC: FR: 02/10/99 LA: 02/10/99 H - Passed/Adopted

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A RESOLUTION commending Galen Mills; and for other purposes.

Page Numbers: 1 2

House Action Senate
2/10/99 Read 1st Time
2/10/99 Passed/Adopted
Version by LC Number
LC 24 1338 H - Passed/Adopted

HR 284                                             LC 24 1338 
                             A RESOLUTION 
  1- 1  Commending Galen Mills; and for other purposes. 
  1- 2  WHEREAS, a native and current resident of Elbert County, 
  1- 3  Georgia, Galen Mills is an active and integral part of life 
  1- 4  in his community; and 
  1- 5  WHEREAS, Galen Mills has served as a Director at Hart 
  1- 6  Electric Membership Corporation since 1989 and he currently 
  1- 7  represents Hart EMC on the Georgia EMC Board and is serving 
  1- 8  his second and final term as Chairman of the Georgia EMC. 
  1- 9  His selection as Chairman shows that he is recognized 
  1-10  throughout the state for his outstanding wisdom and 
  1-11  leadership; and 
  1-12  WHEREAS, Galen Mills enjoys his service on behalf of Hart 
  1-13  EMC and Georgia EMC because local EMCs are owned by the 
  1-14  people they serve, giving the people of a community a voice 
  1-15  in their power company and a share of the profits; and 
  1-16  WHEREAS, beyond his commitment to the EMCs, Galen Mills 
  1-17  believes in serving the people of his community through his 
  1-18  church, Eliam Methodist Church, and through urging young 
  1-19  people to participate in sports in his role as past Chairman 
  1-20  of the True Blue Athletic Board and as a little league 
  1-21  coach.  Mr. Mills currently serves on the Hospital Authority 
  1-22  and the Board of Directors of Regions Bank; and 
  1-23  WHEREAS, despite spending a great deal of time on his 
  1-24  business, Galen Mills Monument Sales, which he has run since 
  1-25  1972, his work with the Hart and Georgia EMCs, and his other 
  1-26  volunteer work, Galen Mills is an active and devoted family 
  1-27  man who enjoys spending time with his lovely wife, Judy, and 
  1-28  their three terrific children, Jennifer, Jason, and Jared; 
  1-29  and 
  1-30  WHEREAS, it is citizens such as Galen Mills who, with their 
  1-31  hard work, wisdom, energy, and faith, contribute so much to 
  1-32  the communities of our great state. It is only fitting and 
  1-33  proper to commend Galen Mills and thank him for his many 
  1-34  achievements on behalf of the people of Elbert County and 
  1-35  beyond. 
  2- 2  REPRESENTATIVES that the members of this body commend Galen 
  2- 3  Mills for his public service with Hart EMC and the Georgia 
  2- 4  EMC Board and thank him for all the hard work he has put 
  2- 5  into making Elbert County and the entire state a better 
  2- 6  place to live and work. 
  2- 7  BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Clerk of the House of 
  2- 8  Representatives is authorized and directed to transmit an 
  2- 9  appropriate copy of this resolution to Galen Mills. 

Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 02/24/99