City Council meetings 7 pm every first Thursday of the month.
Mayor Steve Fry
Mayor Fry was born in West Virginia and raised in North Carolina. His passion for civic responsibility began during his high school years, which included JROTC stints as Unit Commander and Drill Team Commander. His leadership activities continued through his very active college years, where he received his Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Arts Electronics.
Steve became a pilot during his service in the US Marine Corps. He traveled the world during nearly 24 years in the Corps, and continued when he became a pilot for Delta Air Lines in 1987. He currently is a Captain flying the 767-400 internationally.
Steve lives in Williamson with his wife, Gina and their three children. They own a small farm and raise horses, pigs, goats, sheep, chicken, and bison.
He has been active in all things civic for many years, including such diverse service as Pike County Lions Club, Kiwanis Club, firefighter and First Responder, Chairman of Pike County Board of Commissioners, Farm Bureau Policy Development Committee Chairman, and the Executive Committee for Boy Scouts of America.
He and his family are active members of The Church of Joy in Williamson. He belongs to multiple associations that help support his many hobbies and interests, which include hiking, hunting, and other outdoor activities, helping Gina homeschool their children, traveling, and just getting out on the tractor and working around the farm.
Steve loves being the mayor of Williamson, and spends many hours on behalf of the city. Whether it is reviewing the city ordinances, finding old water lines, or helping a stray dog find a home, Mayor Steve's actions show his love for this town and its citizens.
Post 1 Stephen Levin
Stephen Levin lived in Atlanta for the last 15 years, moving to Williamson in June of 2017 to be closer to his twin children, Jacob and Erin. He was immediately impressed by the rich landscape of Williamson and the closeness of its residents. He participates in many activities throughout town including attending Pike County Recreation Little League games and Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts meetings and events with his children.
Dr. Levin joined the Williamson City Council to make a positive impact on the community where he and his family live. He looks forward to working with residents and other council members to contribute to the future growth of Williamson while maintaining its cherished past.
Post 2 Melissa Kelsey
Council Member Melissa Kelsey was born and raised in Griffin, Ga. She has been married to her soulmate Eric for 8 years. Together they have a very active and creative little girl, Ania. Melissa's family have resided in Williamson for three years.
Melissa holds a Bachelor's Degree in Biology, a Minor in Chemistry, a Master's in Curriculum and Teaching, And is currently working towards obtaining specialty in Early Childhood.
Melissa became a Council Member because she wanted to make a difference in Williamson. She has been on the council since 2016.
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