Mayor Harry Baughn
Harry Baughn- retired after 30 years as VP of Marketing/Manufacturing for Industrial Opportunities Inc. Currently in his second term. Married with one daughter in PA.
Joe Slaton is a retired architect who has volunteered on local projects such as the Town’s public restrooms and the restoration of the 1888 Courthouse into an event center.
Susan P. Morgan
Town Clerk and Finance Officer
Susan Morgan moved to Hayesville in 2013 and began working as Town Clerk and Finance Officer in 2015.
Council member, Austin Hedden, has roots in Clay County which extend back several generations. He teaches science and math and is a soccer coach with Clay County Schools.
Lauren Tiger is a Physical Therapist at Chatuge Regional Hospital. She also represents the 5th generation of Tigers working in Tiger’s Store and Chinquapins.
George Schaff has served as Zoning Administrator for over 20 years. George was retired but the Town has been fortunate to have his expertise in Zoning Ordinances.