Park Cannon

Georgia House of Representatives, District 58

Park is one of only three openly LGBTQ women serving in the Georgia House of Representatives

Biography

Park Cannon is the youngest member of the Georgia House of Representatives. She is excited to represent Midtown, Downtown, and Southwest Atlanta. At the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Park said “We need to trust black women!” and will continue to stand up for LGBTQ and minority visibility in the South. Park serves on the Executive Committee of the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus, the nation’s largest state black caucus as the the Chair of the Civil and Human Rights Committee as well as the Co-Chair of Communications. She serves on Insurance and Small Business Development House Committees, City of Atlanta Delegation, Fulton County Delegation, Bi-partisan Future Caucus and is the secretary for the Women’s Caucus.

Importance of Candidacy:

  • Park will continue to be a powerful voice for LGBTQ women in Georgia

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