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Compensation Committee

Authorization

BOC Resolution of July 10, 2012; BOC Resolution of January 24, 2017; BOC Resolution of December 17, 2018.

Description

Created to assist the Board of Commissioners in fulfilling its oversight of compensation and benefits for county employees.

Shall consist of six(6) members: 

  1. Chairman, Board of Commissioners; 
  2. One District Commissioner; 
  3. One elected official; 
  4. Cobb County Court representative
  5. Two (2) residents with expertise in the areas of compensation and benefits.

District Commissioners will serve on a rotating basis annually: District 1 will serve for the remainder of 2012 and 2013 and District 2 Commissioner will serve for 2014.  District 4 Commissioner will serve remainder of 2017 and District 1 Commissioner will serve for 2018 (District 2 Commissioner served for 2018).  District 1 Commissioner will serve for 2019 and District 3 Commissioner will serve for 2020.  

Citizen members will be appointed by a majority vote of the Board of Commissioners. Citizen members will serve at the pleasure of the Board of Commissioners and may be removed at any time, with or without cause.

The Chairman of the Board of Commissioners shall serve as the Chairman of the committee and all other officers shall be elected by the committee. The committee will determine its purpose and develop its charter and present to the Board of Commissioners for adoption.

The committee has no power to incur debt or contractually bind Cobb County unless specifically authorized by resolution of the Board of Commissioners. Committee members receive no compensation. The committee shall be deactivated effective December 31, 2014, unless specifically extended by formal action of the Board of Commissioners.  Per Resolution of 2017, the committee shall be deactivated effective December 31, 2018, unless extended by formal action of the Board of Commissioners.  Per Resolution of 2018,  the committee shall be deactivated effective December 31, 2020, unless specifically extended by formal action of the Board of Commissioners. 

Board Members

Member Name Appointed By Term
Mike Boyce, Chairman Virtue of Position 12/31/2019
Keli Gambrill Virtue of Position 12/31/2019
Sheriff Neil Warren Elected Official 12/31/2020
Don Johnson, Citizen Member BOC 12/31/2020
Tim Hourigan, Citizen member BOC 12/31/2020
Tom Charron, Superior Court Administrator Court Representative 12/31/2020