Mike Young

Mayor Mike Young has been involved in local government for 15 years. He  served as a Councilmember of the former City of Helena for eight years.  In 2012, he began his first term as Mayor of Helena. On January 1, 2015, he became the first Mayor of the new City of McRae-Helena. He has also been a firefighter for the McRae-Helena area for 20 years and is a paramedic.

Community & Civic Involvement

  • CCA Community Relations Board
  • McRae Rotary Club
  • McRae-Helena Firefighters Association
  • Director-at-Large, Georgia Municipal Association
  • Telfair County Health Board


  • 2015 Presidential Award - McRae-Helena Firefighters Association
  • Certificate of Recognition - Georgia Municipal Association
  • Certificate of Achievement - Georgia Municipal Association
  • Graduate of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development
Mayor Mike Young