Christopher Lee Godby - 9th District
A Somerset native, Chis Godby is an entrepreneur with strong business values. He is a real estate developer, and owns an extensive rental company, Godby & Godby Properties. He started the Godby & Godby Steam Team with his cousin, Josh Godby in 2009 that specializes in water restoration, carpet, tile and vent cleaning. In 2011, with two other partners, he started Palmetto Properties LLC, which offers rental properties.
Godby grew up in a fish and wildlife family with a great passion for the outdoors. He enjoys deer and elk hunting, fishing, canoeing, camping, small stream fishing, waterfowl and coyote hunting and bow hunting.
He owns and manages a diverse 800-acre farm, Roper Place, in Eastern Pulaski County where he is recognized for wildlife management and forest stewardship. He has a great love for his community, serves as a soccer and football coach in the Pulaski County School System.
Godby is married to the former Jamie Wesley, and they have three children; Chandler, Boone Clay, and Hadlee. They are members of the Science Hill Church of the Nazarene.