Matt Santini - Mayor Matt Santini began his tenure as the Mayor of The City of Cartersville in 2008. He works closely with the City Council and citizens to maintain the charm, quality of life, and small town feel that make Cartersville so appealing. As the Mayor and a citizen in a rapidly growing community, he strives to create a community where citizens have the opportunity to work, learn, live and play in connection with one another.
His professional and community involvement includes:
Board member of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Bartow County, 1991-present
Board President of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Bartow County, 2004-2006
Board member of the Cartersville Downtown Development Authority, 2003-2007
Board President of the Cartersville Downtown Development Authority, 2006-August 2007
Founding and Charter Member of the Rotary Club of Etowah, 2002
President of the Rotary Club of Etowah, 2003
Mayor Santini graduated from Georgia Southern University with a B.S. degree in Marketing/Sales and Sales Management and Advertising. He is the Station Manager of a local radio station, and an Administrator for a local non-profit organization
He is married to the former Anthia McStatts, and they have one daughter, Matalyn. Golf, football, baseball and reading are a few of the ways he enjoys spending his free time, along with spending time with his family. Matt was born in Fairport, New York and grew up in Marietta. He and his family have resided in Cartersville since October of 1991.