Jill Chambers

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Jill Chambers
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Georgia House of Representatives District 81
Former member
Term in office began
January 13, 2003
Term in office ended
January 2011
Political party Republican
Profession Business Owner
Jill Chambers (b. May 23, 1963) was a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing the 81st District from 2003-2011.

Chambers is a business owner. She has previously been a Sales Representative with ABBA Optical, DeKalb Technician with AS Ophthalmic Optics, Optician with Gottlieb Vision Group, educator in ophthalmologists and optometrists, and an Optician with Price and Wood Opticians.

She was Chair of the DeKalb Republican Party from 1998-2001, and served on the Dekalb Community Council from 1997-2000.

Chambers is a member of the American Legislative Exchange Council, American Society of Interior Designers-Trade Member, Chamblee Area Business and Professional Coalition, Dunwoody Homeowners Association, Dunwoody North Civic Association, Georgia Chamber of Commerce, Georgia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Interior Design Society, Metropolitan Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, National Federation of Independent Business, and the New Jerusalem Methodist Church.[1]

Committee assignments

Elections

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Chambers ran for re-election to the 81st District seat in 2010. She had no opposition in the July 20 primary. Chambers lost to Elena Parent (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2]

2008

In 2008 Chambers was re-elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 81. Chambers (R) finished with 5,113 votes while her opponent Chris Huttman (D) finished with 4,252 votes.[3] Chambers raised $121,368 for her campaign fund.[4]

Georgia House of Representatives District 81
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jill Chambers (R) 5,113
Chris Huttman (D) 4,252

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Chambers collected $121,368 in campaign contributions.[5] The five largest contributors to her campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Eric Johnson for Senate $4,600
Resurgens Orthopaedics $4,000
Committee to Re-elect Lynn R. Smith $2,300
Committee to Elect Glenn Richardson $2,300
Committee to Elect Seth Harp $2,300

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Preceded by
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Georgia House of Representatives District 81
2003–2011
Succeeded by
Elena Parent