I’m committed to making education a top priority for Georgia so that each child can maximize his or her potential.
I am determined to identify real solutions to ease the trafffic congestion in our district.
I’m opposed to tax increases and will focus on ethics reform to increase accountability.
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Seeking an Aide
I am looking for an aide to help with constituent services for the rest of February March and April. The ideal candidate would be someone who is at least a high school graduate and has college experience. The person needs to have good writing skills and be able to...
SPLOST At Work
Today, we marked the opening of a new intersection in Porterdale at the Burger King. This project was almost $2 million and significantly improves the safety of this very busy area. Mayor Arline Chapman, Representative Dickerson, Chairman Keith Ellis and Commissioner...
Stopping Sex Trafficking with Senator Unterman
Working to find solutions to STOP sex trafficking. Thank you to Senator Renee Unterman and all of the non-profits for their leadership with this important issue.
In Senate District 43
A great quality of life is something we all desire. My goal for District 43 is to properly plan so that we can build a strong community that will continue to attract businesses, which will, in turn, help sustain our tax digest. I believe in smaller government with local control as much as possible.
I’m oppposed to tax increases and believe in ethics reform to increase accountability. We need to ensure we have leaders in place who can effectively find solutions to key concerns like ethical challenges, unchecked growth, rising crime rates, and a lack of community cohesiveness.
It’s essential we preserve the rich resources and heritage of District 43 while embracing changes that build upon our foundation and lead us to an even better District. We must continue to foster a sense of community where we have compassion for one another and work together for the common good.
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ABOUT SENATOR JANICE VAN NESS
JaNice Van Ness is a civic leader who loves to serve her community and looks forward to advocating for residents and business owners in Senate District 43. The district includes parts of Dekalb, Rockdale, and Newton Counties. She has been a business owner for over 25 years and is very involved with the Chamber of Commerce and Rotary Club. Her experience in the private sector has been as the Founder of Peachtree Academy Private School and Early Childhood Centers, which now has three campuses in Rockdale and Newton Counties. Her thriving business and passion for education have helped her expand the school and achieve SACS accredition for the Private School that offers Pre-Kindergarten through High School. As a visionary business owner, she serves as the Chief Financial Officer and has managed budgets, planning and human resources, understanding the business friendly environment that is needed to create jobs and help businesses grow and flourish.
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