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220 - Shirley Franklin, Mayor, City of Atlanta

Episode # 220

Shirley Franklin

Mayor, City of Atlanta

This year's Georgia Trend's Georgian of the Year PM is Shirley Franklin, 58th Mayor of Atlanta. In 2001, this first-time candidate for public office was elected mayor, and she is the first African-American woman to serve in that capacity in a major southern city.

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