403 Butler Avenue
Tybee Island, GA 31328
tel. (912)786-4573

City Council


To provide a safe, secure and sustainable environment by delivering superior services through responsible planning, preservation of our natural and historic resources, and partnership with our community to ensure economic opportunity, a vibrant quality of life, and a thriving future.


To make Tybee Island the premier beach community in which to live, work, and play.

Meet the Council
City Council members may be contacted at City Hall offices:
   City of Tybee Island
   PO Box 2749
   403 Butler Avenue
   Tybee Island, Ga. 31328

The City Clerk can be reached at (912) 472-5080, for Council-related business, and a
lso via fax at (912) 786-5737.

Barry Brown - term: 2016 - 2019




Contact Barry at 912.786.9588, 912.656.5589(c), or via email bbrown@cityoftybee.org

Wanda Doyle - term 2016 - 2019       
Occupation: Retired.

Public Service: Infrastructure Committee 2006-2007;  YMCA City Liasion since 2006;  Tybee Tourism Council;  City of Tybee Island Economic Development Committee 2006-2007;  Chairperson for "Lights on for Tybee" and Christmas Parade 2006-2008;  Tybee Island Historical Society;  Tybee Island Garden Club;  Irish Heritage Celebration Parade Committee 2003 to the present;  St. Michael's Council of Catholic Women;  Ladies Auxiliary American Legion Post 154.

Contact Wanda via email at wdoyle@cityoftybee.org or on her cell phone at (912) 667-9844.

Bill Garbett - term 2014 - 2017

Retired research scientist and program manager in forest productivity research with the University of Florida, Union Camp and International Paper. High School Biology teacher, Key West, Florida; Peace Corps Volunteer, Livingston, Guatemala.

Public Service:
Better Hometown Program Promotions Committee, Better Hometown Program Design Committee, Tybee Island Planning Commission 2006-2007, Tybee Island Master Plan Stakeholders Group, Tybee Beautification Association, Tybee Island Marine Science Center, Tybee Island Historical Society, Friends of Tybee Theater.

Education: Bachelor of Science, Zoology, University of Florida; Master of Science, Forestry & Soil Science, University of Florida

Contact Bill via bgarbett@cityoftybee.org or via phone at (912) 786-0448

Julie Livingston - Term: 2016-2019

Occupation: Small business owner
Experience: Over 20 years public administration ofHUD housing programs including public housing, section 8 programs, fair housing, 504 and ADA compliance. Executive Director of a private non-profit housing development corporation. Member of HUD disaster response team.
Public Service: Two years Planning Commission, active supporter of Rising Tyde food pantry, YMCA, T!PD 2015 anti-littering campaign and numerous local groups and projects.
Contact: 740-348-6257 or jlivingston@cityoftybee.org

John Major -  Term: 2016 - 2017
  • Graduate, Howe Military Academy, Michigan State University
  • United States Naval Officer
    • Included two tours in Vietnam
  • Limbach National Constructors – Regional Vice President, Maintenance/Operations Division
  • Dravo Corporation – Senior Vice President/Chief Operating Officer
  • Windfall Resources, Inc. – President/owner – ISO 9001 consulting (current)
  • Steel Related Industries Registrar – Lead Auditor for ISO 9001 (current)
  • Organizations, current and past
    • Tybee Island Committees:
      • Planning Commission, Vice Chair and Chair;
      • Audit Committee, Chair
    • National Lime Association Environmental and Regulatory Committee - Chair
    • National Management Association
    • American Society for Quality (ASQ) Senior Member
    • Islands Christian Church Finance Team, Chair
    • Fort Screven Villas Homeowners Association - President
Contact: jmajor@cityoftybee.org

Monty Parks - 2014-2017

Occupation: Semi retired

Experience: 30 years industrial factory management with supervision over shipping/receiving, purchasing, personnel, scheduling, IT, and maintenance departments. Former warehouse manager for American Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia. Former café owner on 16th street.

Education: Bachelor Science in Accounting, Certified by American Production and Inventory Control Society, Certified ISO 9000 auditor, trained in Kanban, Six Sigma techniques, and several manufacturing methods such as heat treat, stamping, welding, painting. ServSafe certified at manager level. 

Public Service: Four years Planning Commission (two years as Chair), Main Street Board of Directors, City of Tybee Historical Commission. 

Contact Monty at 912-704-5152 or mparks@cityoftybee.org
On Facebook as Monty Parks. - https://www.facebook.com/monty.parks.7

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