Professional and Civic Experience
President, ACC Federation of Neighborhoods (2004-2007)
President, Green Acres / Crestwood Community Association (2003-2007)
M.A., Geography, West Virginia University (1988)
B.Soc.Sci., Geography, University of Bristol (England) (1986)
Donations: Donated to Hillary Clinton (D) in 2016.
Fundraising: On the fundraising committee of Houston Gaines (R) in 2017.
Inferred Party: Most likely a Democrat
Issues: Affordable Housing
Voted YES on re-zoning Mitchell Street without using the county’s leverage to ask for some affordable units in the new development.
“If someone works an hour do they deserve a living wage? That’s the question.”
Andy Herod, May 12, 2016 Work Session
(More information about 2018 votes)
Progress on Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan: absent
TSPLOST project list and referendum: YES
Re-zoning Mitchell Street: YES
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Complete Streets Improvements for Chase: NO
Allow Sale of Growlers in Brewpubs: YES
Fare-Free Bus Rides for K-12 Students: YES
Bar Admittance and Civil Rights Committee: YES
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FY 2016 Budget: YES
Removing Wetland Buffers: YES
Delay repaving of Chase Street: YES
Adopt Securus Tech Contract: YES
Allow Food Trucks: YES
Keep Domestic Partnership Benefits: YES
(More information about 2015 votes)
2018 Questionnaire Responses
Andy has not yet responded to our questionnaire. Let him know you’re interested in his responses! E-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org and ask him to respond to the Athens for Everyone 2018 Commissioner Questionnaire. Thanks!