Commissioner Joe Brown was elected in 2014 and took office in 2015. He represents District 3 which covers southwestern Butts County including Towaliga, McKibben and part of the City of Jackson. He is a businessman in Jackson and works as the President of American Mills. He and his wife are members of the Towaliga Baptist Church. Commissioner Brown has previously served for several years on the Butts County Development Authority and also served as an elected member of the Butts County Board of Education for a number of years.