Senate Majority Leader
State Senator Mike Dugan, a Republican, was elected to the State Senate for Georgia’s 30th District in early 2013. His Senate peers elected him Majority Leader in 2018.
Senator Dugan represents portions of Carroll, Douglas and Paulding counties. Senator Dugan serves as Secretary of the Veterans, Military, and Homeland Security Committee. He also sits on the Banking and Financial Institutions, Economic Development and Tourism, Ethics, Reapportionment and Redistricting and Transportation Committees. Senator Dugan serves as Ex Officio for the Appropriations, Assignments, Public Safety and Rules Committees. Senator Dugan previously served as the Chairman of the Senate Economic Development and Tourism Committee.
Sen. Dugan served as a Governor’s Floor Leader from 2015-2016. Prior to being elected senator, Senator Dugan was President of the Carrollton Kiwanis Club, served on the Executive Board of the Carrollton Housing Authority and West Georgia Athletic Foundation Executive Committee. Sen. Dugan enlisted in the U.S. Army after graduating from college with his Bachelor’s Degree. He was later commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the Infantry. He became an Army Ranger and a Master Paratrooper. Sen. Dugan is proud to have spent more than 20 years in the Army before retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel in 2008. During his career, he was deployed to more than 32 countries, including hostile fire deployments in Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan.