Ines Owens has more than 12 years of experience working with state policy issues, including over seven years of service under the Gold Dome as a legislative staffer for the Georgia State Senate. She served four years as director of the Senate Press Office. Prior to joining the Lt. Governor’s staff, Owens worked in Government Affairs for Emory University/Healthcare, Grady Health System and the Association County Commissioners of Georgia. Owens has a BA in Political Science and a BA in Sociology from the University of Georgia and resides in Woodstock with her husband and two children.

Policy Areas

  • Appointments & Nominations Coordinator
  • Appropriations
  • Children and Families
  • Education & Workforce Development
  • Health, Human Services, & Insurance