About TJ Hudson

TJ is a lifelong resident of Treutlen County, Soperton, GA, and a graduate of Treutlen County High School. Prior to becoming a judge, he worked as a deputy in the Treutlen County Sheriff’s Office. In 2004, he was elected to the bench as the Probate Judge, Chief Magistrate Judge, and Election Superintendent in Treutlen County and took office on January 1, 2005. When he was elected in 2004, he was the first African-American man to be elected as Probate Judge in Georgia and at the time, was the youngest in the state. In Treutlen County, TJ was the Probate Judge, Chief Magistrate Judge, and is still serving as the Election Superintendent. In each of those capacities, TJ has served in council and association leadership roles. As President of the Council of Probate Court Judges, he visited all 159 Probate Courts in 37 calendar days. As the President of the Council of Probate Court Judges of Georgia, he once again made history as the first African-American to be elected among his peers to serve in that role. He also served as the Secretary-Treasurer of the Constitutional Officers Association of Georgia.

In 2019, he had the unique honor of administering the oath of office to Brian P. Kemp, Georgia's 83rd Governor. He was the first African- American to do so as well as the first Probate and Magistrate Judge to swear in a Governor in Georgia.

Currently, TJ serves as County Manager for Treutlen County managing finances, county personnel, and operations. TJ will use his experience in elections, leadership, and collaboration with hands-on knowledge and work ethic to bring confidence back to Georgia elections not only among the voters but also the workers and election boards across the state to make sure everyone is trained and accountable. A Genuine Georgian who will put order in the votes.

In conclusion, experience matters! Let's take back our elections through TJ's 17 years of elections experience & proven leadership.

As a former Probate and Magistrate Judge, TJ Hudson is the only candidate with hands-on experience supporting local elections staff and boards. TJ has been involved in defending Georgia's election system while also improving the administration of elections.  He was also elected by elections supervisors across Georgia to represent their professional association! People and processes are key to fixing the problems in our system.

  • Fix the Mail-In Ballot Problems and Violations!
  • Mitigate the Dominion Voting Machine Security Risks!
  • Push Back Attacks on Our Election Integrity!
  • Stop the Radical Dis-Information with TJ's Proven Leadership!
  • Supporting Georgia Elections Teams Across the State.
  • Bring Back Humble, Public Servant Leadership from the Heart of Georgia!
  • Put a Lock on Georgia and Put Order in the Vote!
  • Verified and Qualified!
A Man of Many Firsts! 
  • First African American male to be elected Probate Judge in Georgia.
  • In 2018 TJ became the first African American to swear in a Governor of Georgia.
  • First Probate Judge to ever swear in a Governor of Georgia.
Join us in making TJ Hudson the first African American to be elected Georgia Secretary of State! 


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