Donalsonville Mayor Dan E. Ponder, Jr. was elected to the Board of Directors for the Georgia Municipal Association (GMA) during the association’s annual meeting in Savannah June 23.
Ponder was also appointed to serve as First Vice President of GMA’s Tenth District. The district includes cities in the following counties: Seminole, Terrell, Lee, Calhoun, Dougherty, Worth, Colquitt, Thomas, Grady, Mitchell, Baker, Decatur, Miller, Early and Calhoun.
“We are pleased to have Mayor Ponder taking on this leadership position,” said GMA Executive Director Larry Hanson. “He’s well respected by his colleagues, and I’m sure he’ll provide great leadership to the cities in his district.”
“I look forward to representing the citizens of Southwest Georgia, as well as working with the full GMA Board to develop the brightest possible opportunities for Donalsonville and each of the cities in the Tenth District,” commented Ponder.