Council Member Rob Usher and his wife Pam have lived in Woodstock since 1996 in the Deer Run neighborhood. Over the years, he has volunteered and served on many committees within his neighborhood, City and County. Prior to becoming a Council Member, he served a 4 year term as an elected School Board Member for Cherokee County. After winning a special election to fill the unexpired term of the late Tessa Basford, He began his first term as a City of Woodstock Council Member for Ward 6 on January 26, 2015. Later that year he was re-elected to serve a four-year term which began on January 1, 2016 and expires on December 31, 2019.