Office Dates: Jan 10, 2011 -
203 State Capitol
State of Georgia
1455 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. – Suite 400
Born: Aug 25, 1942
Birth State: Georgia
Spouse: Sandra Deal
Family: Married; four children
School(s): Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law
National Office(s) Served: Representative
Nathan Deal was sworn in as governor of Georgia on January 10, 2011, and was sworn in for his second term on January 12, 2015.
Deal was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1992. Prior to that, he served in the Georgia Senate from 1981 to 1993 and was named president pro tempore in his last term. Deal also worked as a lawyer, assistant district attorney, and judge.
He attended Mercer University and received his law degree from the Walter F. George School of Law in Macon before serving as an officer in the U.S. Army. He is an active member of the First Baptist Church in Gainesville, where he has served as a deacon and a Sunday school teacher.