Council District 9
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Felicia A. Moore was elected to
the Atlanta City Council in 1997, and is serving her fourth term representing
the citizens of District 9. Currently,
she serves as Chair of the Finance/Executive Committee and is a member of the
Committee on Council and the Transportation Committee.
Felicia A. Moore was elected to the Atlanta City Council in 1997, and is serving her fourth term representing the citizens of District 9. Currently, she serves as Chair of the Finance/Executive Committee and is a member of the Committee on Council and the Transportation Committee.
During her tenure, she has also chaired the Community Development/Human Resources, Transportation and Committee on Council.
Felicia is an active member of the National League of Cities (NLC). She is a Past President of the National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO), a constituency group of NLC, and a past chair and member of the NBC-LEO Foundation. As a participant of the Leadership Training Institute, she has recently earned the Platinum Ambassador Certificate Award.
On the state level, she is an active member of the Georgia Municipal Association (GMA). She has served as a member of the Board of Directors, Past President of Central Region/District 3, and the Legislative Policy Council. She is a member of the Revenue and Finance Policy Committee. In addition, she is President of the Georgia Municipal Black Caucus (GMBC), to which she is a co-founder.
One of her legislative highlights is the instrumental
role she had in the major July 2011 Pension Reform for the City of Atlanta.
Moore is credited by many for bringing the labor unions, pension boards
and employee groups together to agree on their increased contribution level to
save their Defined Benefits and avoid costly legal action against the City.
Another highlight was inspired by the case of Mrs. Mattie Moore (no
relation), an Alzheimer patient who wandered away from her District 9 home
in April 2004, and whose remains were discovered six months later within 500
feet of her home. In response,
Felicia authored legislation to establish the “Mattie’s Call” alert system
that became an Atlanta Police Department Standard Operating Procedure for swift,
efficient public alerts to assist in finding missing mentally impaired persons.
In 2006, the law was adopted statewide.
Additionally, she brought “Project Lifesaver” to
Moore is currently Chair of the Policy Committee for the Georgia Alzheimer’s Association, a member of the Georgia Board of Governors, and an Alzheimer’s Ambassador.
Felicia started her community service in 1991 when she
purchased a home in the
She is a cum laude graduate of Central State University in Wilberforce, Ohio with a B.A. in communications, and is a licensed Real Estate Broker.
Moore has received numerous honors and awards including
being listed in “Who’s Who in Black Atlanta,” “Outstanding Young Women
in America” and “The Women Looking Ahead 100 List.”
She has also been recognized by the Atlanta Business League as one of “
SUMMARY OF AFFILIATIONS
National League of
2008 NBC-LEO Summer Conference Chair
Program Committee Chair
Immediate Past Chair, NBC-LEO Foundation
Chair, NBC-LEO Foundation
NLC FAIR Steering Committee Chair
Immediate Past President, NBC-LEO
NLC Nominating Committee Member
Leadership Training Institute Platinum Ambassador Awardee
President Elect, NBC-LEO
Leadership Training Institute Gold Ambassador Awardee
CityFutures Panel on Public Finance
First Vice-President, NBC-LEO
Member of Hispanic Elected Local Officials (HELO)
Member, Central Cities Committee
Leadership Training Institute Silver Executive Awardee
Municipalities in Transition Panel on Public Finance
NLC Congress of Cities Program Committee
NLC FAIR Steering Committee (2005, 2006 Vice-Chair)
Leadership Training Institute Bronze Fellowship Awardee
Member, Women In Municipal Government
NLC/NBC-LEO Congress of Cities Conference Host
FAIR Policy Committee
Member of National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO)
Georgia Municipal Association (GMA)
Congressional Action Team
President, District 3/Central Region
Board of Directors
Legislative Policy Council
Revenue and Finance Policy Committee
Community Development and Transportation Policy Committee
President, Georgia Municipal Black Caucus (GMBC)
Founder/Member, Georgia Municipal Black Caucus (GMBC)
Georgia Alzheimer’s Association Board Member/Policy Committee Chair
Board of Governor’s, Georgia Alzheimer’s Association
Member, Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials (GALEO)
Chair, Committee on Council
Member, Committee on Council
Chair, Finance/Executive Committee
Member, Finance/Executive Committee
Chair, Transportation Committee
2002-2003, 2005- Present
Member, Transportation Committee
Chair, Community Development/Human Resources
Member, Community Development/Human Resources
Member, Zoning Committee
Member, City Utilities Committee