Interview with Dan Ebersole, February 1, 2010

Collection: Reflections on Georgia Politics Oral History Collection

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W. Daniel Ebersole moved to Atlanta in 1974 to work as a volunteer aide to Atlanta city council member Charles Helms. He worked on Zell Miller’s campaigns for lieutenant governor and U.S. Senate against Senator Herman Talmadge in 1980. From 1980-1990 he was a policy analyst and director of the Georgia Senate Research Office. In the 1990’s he was deputy director of the Office of Planning and Budget and Senior Executive Assistant to Governor Zell Miller. Ebersole has also been the commissioner of the Georgia Merit System. From 1997-2010 he was the director of the Georgia Office of Treasury and Fiscal Services. Ebersole discusses his friendship with Zell Miller, his time working for state government, and party politics in Georgia.






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Dan Ebersole and Bob Short, “Interview with Dan Ebersole, February 1, 2010,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 14, 2024,