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Betty Price  
City Council
Title: Post 3 - Councilmember


Betty Price, CouncilmemberFirst Elected: 2009

Current Term Ends: December 31, 2015

Dr. Betty Price has lived in Roswell over 30 years and has always been active in the Roswell community. She was appointed to the City of Roswell's Design Review Board in 2007 and has also served on the Boards of the Roswell Historical Society, the Chattahoochee Nature Center, the Senior Services North Fulton, the Roswell Woman’s Club, the Friends of the Roswell Library, Every Woman Works, and ten years on the Fulton County Board of Health. She is a past president of the Lakemont Homeowner's Association and is a "Tenure" member of the Georgia Ensemble Theatre, Roswell’s resident theatre company. She is active with Friends of Bulloch Hall and the Roswell Rotary Club.

Betty chairs the Urban Improvement Committee of the Roswell Woman's Club. The committee has spearheaded the Club’s efforts for landscaping at the Heart of Roswell, the Chattahoochee River Cleanup, enhancing the Founder’s cemetery, plans for decorative lighting in the Historic District, and installing a labyrinth in Roswell. Betty currently serves on the Drake House Advisory Council, has given classes for Seniors Enriched Living, and annually teaches "Citizenship" at the Boy Scouts' Merit Badge University. She has received a Phenomenal Woman of North Fulton Award.

Education: B.A. from Pomona College, M.D. from McGill University

Occupation: Dr. Betty Price, a physician by training, worked for over 20 years in the medical field, and practiced her specialty Anesthesiology in Roswell and Marietta. She is a past president of the Atlanta branch of the American Medical Women's Association and has received the President's Award from the Medical Association of Atlanta.

Personal: Married for 31 years to U.S. Congressman Tom Price, M.D. Betty is formerly an elder and Sunday school teacher, now attending Johnson Ferry Baptist Church. Their son is an electrical engineer living in Nashville, recording with Sony and touring with the band "Go Down Moses".

Council Assignments: Councilmember Price was elected to fill an unexpired term in 2009 and was re-elected in 2011. She has served as Council Liaison to the Community Development Department, the Transportation Department, and now the Recreation and Parks Department.

Philosophy of Governance: Serving the citizens of Roswell, advocating for their needs, working toward transparent, common sense decisions, and spending tax revenues wisely. Resources need to be used for tangible benefits for our exceptional award winning city.

Contact: If you wish to communicate your concerns or set up an appointment with Dr. Price, please email her at bprice@roswellgov.com or call 770-641-3757. 

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38 Hill Street, Roswell, GA 30075, 770-641-3727