For 30 years Dr. Kay Kirkpatrick served as an orthopedic surgeon here in metro Atlanta. She is the former president of Resurgens Orthopedics.
Dr. Kay volunteers her time delivering pet therapy as a team leader at the Ronald McDonald House through the Happy Tails Pet Therapy Program.
Kay is passionate about Georgia’s ability to respond to disasters and other emergency situations and will work with other leaders in the state to be sure there is a coordinated effort. Kay is a district coordinator for the Medical Association of Georgia’s Medical Reserve Corps.
Dr. Kay is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and earned her medical degree from the University of Louisville.
She and her husband, Thomas, an emergency physician, have two adult children and live in the Ashebrooke subdivision. They are members of the East Cobb United Methodist Church.