Marc Morris came from humble beginnings – rich with family but short on dollars. Growing up, his family instilled in him the importance of faith in God and service to others. All these years later, these lessons are still Marc’s guiding principles.
From his service in the U.S. Navy and the Georgia State Defense Force to countless hours volunteering in our community, Marc Morris has a passion for serving others and a record of putting that passion to work.
Marc is running for the Georgia General Assembly to continue his history of service by representing our families at the State Capitol. A proven leader and principled conservative, Marc will champion our interests and keep Forsyth strong.
As our State Representative, Marc Morris will use his business experience and a commonsense approach to lead on the issues of top importance to Forsyth County families:
And while too many politicians serve only themselves or the special interests — Marc Morris will SERVE US. He will be our trusted, conservative voice and an unwavering champion for us in the State House.
As a businessman, Marc Morris founded The Talmadge Group in 1998, to meet the technical staffing needs of Fortune 1000 clients. In 2004, he spearheaded Talmadge’s transformation from a staffing firm to a full-service Information Technology Integration and Support Services provider with a specific focus on provide web-based supply chain solutions to commercial and federal clients. Since 2014, The Talmadge Group has been named to the INC 5000 list of America’s Fastest Growing Companies. Talmadge was also named as the “2017 Best of Forsyth” Personnel Placement Firm.
Following the 9/11 attacks on America, Marc discovered an opportunity to serve in the Georgia State Defense Force (GSDF) as the Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge (NCOIC) of Recruiting & Retention. After several other assignments and promotions, he eventually retired as a Master Sergeant (E-8) in 2017. Although he is not a Vietnam Era Veteran, Marc is a passionate advocate for Vietnam Veterans and the issues they face.
Active in our community, Marc is an active member of the Lanier-Forsyth Rotary Club and Cumming Forsyth Chamber of Commerce. He volunteers for numerous events and fundraisers which benefit youth within our community. Marc is also an active member of VETLANTA, a collaboration among Atlanta area businesses to support veteran-orientated employment initiatives. During Christmas, you’ll find him collecting and processing toys for Clark Howard’s “Clark’s Kids Christmas” and welcoming troops with the USO at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport.
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Marc and his wife, Donna, have resided in Cumming (Princeton Square subdivision) since 2004 and have one daughter, Natalie. They are active members of Lanier Methodist Church.