Councilman John Park was elected to represent District 2 in November 2014.
Born in South Korea, John Park and his family immigrated to the United States at the age of Six. John grew up mostly in Decatur Ga.
Upon graduation, John attended Emory University where he earned a Bachelors in Business Administration from the Goizueta Business School. After Emory, John started his technology consulting career at IBM.
Soon after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, John left consulting to work on bioterrorism preparation at the CDC. He married Morgan Harris in 2003. In 2007, John and Morgan moved to Brookhaven and set down roots.
Since moving to Brookhaven, John has formed an amateur soccer club (Nuesoft FC in the ADASL), fostered dogs for animal rescue organizations, and and is a technical consultant for surveillance of nationally notifiable diseases with the CDC and state departments of health.
Maintain and improve the livability of our neighborhoods.
Integrate Brookhaven into a regional network of paths and greenways
Acquire more parks and greenspace in Brookhaven
Foster more public private partnerships to achieve the goals of Brookhaven