District 6

Council President Pro Tempore

Johnny Cannon is chairman of the Public Works Committee. He is currently serving his third term on the Gadsden City Council, from 2006 to 2018. He retired from the City of Gadsden after 25 years of service


  • Dwight Elementary
  • General Forrest Middle
  • Emma Sansom High School

Biographical Information

  • Wife: Lana
  • Children: John Matthew and Whitney Amanda
  • Grandchildren: Violet and Blue Cannon; Kaylee Dunn


  • Alabama City Historical Society
  • Alabama City Lions Club
  • Lions Club Baseball Coach
  • Rebel Chicks Girls Softball Coach
  • Walnut Park Baptist Church
  • Walnut Park Youth Basketball Coach