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John Park

Councilman, District 2- Brookhaven

Born in South Korea, Councilman Park along with his family immigrated to the United States at the age of 6. Councilman Park grew up mostly in Decatur, Ga. Upon graduation, Councilman Park attended Emory University where he earned a bachelor's in business administration from the Goizueta Business School. After Emory, Councilman Park started his technology consulting career at IBM. Soon after the Sept.11, 2001 terrorist attacks, Councilman Park left consulting to work on bioterrorism preparation at the CDC. He married Morgan Harris in 2003. In 2007, they moved to Brookhaven and set down roots. Since moving to Brookhaven, Councilman Park has formed an amateur soccer club (Nuesoft FC in the ADASL), fostered dogs for animal rescue organizations, and and is a technical consultant for surveillance of nationally notifiable diseases with the CDC and state departments of health.