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Brian Kemp
David Perdue and Brian Kemp (cropped).jpg
83rd Governor of Georgia
Assumed office
January 14, 2019
Preceded by Nathan Deal
27th Secretary of State of Georgia
In office
January 8, 2010 – November 8, 2018
Governor Sonny Perdue
Nathan Deal
Preceded by Karen Handel
Succeeded by Robyn Crittenden
Member of the Georgia Senate
from the 46th district
In office
January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2007
Preceded by Doug Haines
Succeeded by Bill Cowsert
Personal details
Born November 2, 1963 (1963-11-02) (age 55)
Athens, Georgia, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Marty Argo
Children 3
Residence Governor's Mansion
Education University of Georgia (BS)

Brian P. Kemp (born November 2, 1963) is an American politician and businessman. He is the 83rd Governor of Georgia since 2019.

He was the 27th Secretary of State of Georgia from January 2010 to November 2018. Kemp was state senator from 2003 to 2007. He is a member of the Republican Party.

Kemp was born in Athens, Georgia. He studied at University of Georgia.

Kemp was the Republican nominee in the 2018 Georgia gubernatorial election. He defeated Stacey Abrams in the general election in November 2018.

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