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Hank Huckaby

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Hank Huckaby
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Georgia State House, District 113
Former member
Term in office began
January 10, 2011
Term in office ended
April 29, 2011
Political party Republican
Profession University System of Georgia Chancellor
Hank Huckaby was a Republican member of the Georgia House of Representatives representing District 113 from January 2011 until his resignation on April 29, 2011. Huckaby resigned to become the new University of Georgia Chancellor. [1]

Huckaby's career has taken him through a variety of administrative positions in the Georgia university system. Before becoming chancellor and a state representative, Huckaby was a special assistant to the president of the University of Georgia (2006-2009), senior vice president of Finance and Administration at the same (2000-2006), and director of the Carl Vinson Institute of Government (1997-2000). He was also director of the Fiscal Research Program at Georgia State University from 1995 to 1997. Huckaby started his university system career in admissions at Georgia State and Gordon College.

He earned a bachelor's degree in political science and an MBA from Georgia State University and an associate's degree from Young Harris College.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Huckaby was appointed to the following committees:



See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Huckaby defeated Suzy Compere (D) in the November 2 general election.[2]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 113 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Hank Huckaby (R) 14,691 72.5%
Suzy Compere (D) 5,580 27.5%

Huckaby defeated Tommy Malcom and Kirk Shook in the July 20 primary.[3]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 113 - Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Hank Huckaby 3,846 50.9%
Tommy Malcom 2,279 30.2%
Kirk Shook 1,432 18.9%

Campaign donors


In 2010, a year in which Huckaby was up for re-election, he collected $82,644 in donations.[4]

His four largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Frazier, Clair W $4,800
Leebern Jr, Donald M $4,000
Frazier Jr, Adolphus D $2,400
WMG Enterprises LLC $2,400

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Political offices
Preceded by
Bob Smith
Georgia House District 113
2011–April 29, 2011
Succeeded by
Charles Williams