Council Member Howard Shook
  Council District 7



E-Mail Address:


Office Location:
Atlanta City Hall
55 Trinity Ave, S.W.
Suite 2900
 Atlanta, GA 30303-3584

Main Phone
: (404) 330-6050
Fax: (404) 658-6454

Staff Contacts:
Corona Horton

Denis Taylor

Sally Silver


Committee Assignments:
City Utilities
Finance Executive

Howard Shook is serving his second term as a member of the Atlanta City Council. Shook and his wife, Alise, are members of Christ the  King Church. They are also the proud parents of two daughters, Catherine and Mary Martin.

Political & Policy-making qualifications and experience:

  • Elected to  Atlanta City Council in November 2001; 
  • Multiple-year president of the Ridgedale Park Civic Association;
  • Multiple-year president of the Buckhead Neighborhood Alliance;
  • Co-founder, Partnership for Better Government;
  • Member, Buckhead Area Transportation Management Association Board of Directors;
  • Member, City of Atlanta’s Gentrification Task Force
  • Chair of the Finance Committee; member of the Zoning and City Utilities Committee