David Potts was first elected in November, 2015 to serve a four-year term as Council Member for Ward 2. He was re-elected in 2019 to serve a second term which will expire on December 31, 2023.
Council Member Potts is married with two children. He is the owner of Founders Insurance Group, LLC, AllCheck Screening Services, Inc, and Little River Clothing and Outdoors, all located in Downtown Woodstock.
He is a graduate of Georgia State University with a BBA in Risk Management and Insurance.
He served on the board of a local non-profit, Greenprints Alliance, since its inception and currently sits on the Main Street Woodstock Board. He previously served on the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee for the City of Woodstock.
In 2017, Council Member Potts was named the "Barbara G. Ingram Citizen of the Year"
by Preservation Woodstock for his participation and efforts in promoting and preserving the history and heritage of the City of Woodstock.