Jeff Lukken received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from University of Notre Dame and his law degree from the University of Georgia. He was the owner and President of Lukken Chevrolet-Oldsmobile in LaGrange, Georgia for 25 years and later became a partner in the law firm of Kirby, Roberts & Lukken, PC.

Jeff served on the LaGrange City Council for 2 years and served as mayor of LaGrange for 16 years. Today, Jeff is the Director of the Wilkinson Family Servant Scholar Program and an assistant professor in Political Science at LaGrange College.