Mike Cowart, Board Chairman
District 1 (began term 01/2013)
800 White Oak Drive
Jasper, GA 30143
Reared in Pickens County, Mike Cowart graduated from Pickens High School and attended West Georgia College. He has two children, Caleb and Katie, attending Pickens County Schools. His parents, Roy and Kathy Cowart, were lifelong educators in Pickens County.
Mr. Cowart is employed by Days Chevrolet Jasper as the Service Manager and has been there since 1997 and has recently been awarded Service Elite status with Chevrolet.
Mr. Cowart has served as an officer for 9 years with the Atlanta Parts & Service Managers Guild. He has served as Chairperson of Finance with his church Jasper United Methodist for 2 years. He has also been a youth leader with the church. He has coached several sports teams for the recreation department and is the representative for Chevy Youth Sports here in Jasper. He has also served as president of several booster clubs in middle and high school.
“I am honored to represent the people of Pickens County on the Board of Education and will work for all the students of Pickens County to obtain a high quality education. I desire to have a school system that promotes Excellence while maintaining fiscal responsibility to the stakeholders of Pickens County.”