Hunter Hill is the President of Tommy Newberry Coaching, a premier executive and
leadership coaching firm that elevates leader’s vision, mission and leadership.
Hunter began his career as an Infantry officer in the US Army. He graduated from the
Airborne, the Air Assault, and the US Army Ranger Schools before leading five different
teams on three combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. Hunter also served as a General’s Aide
in Iraq, and earned two Bronze Stars, among other decorations.
After an honorable discharge from the Army with the rank of Captain, Hunter entered the
private sector in 2005 with Carter and Associates, where he held leadership positions in
large-scale development projects, sales, and project management. Hunter then leveraged
his leadership experience in real estate and the military to help SecurAmerica, a leading
security services company, grow their business. He enhanced the training and
professionalism of his subordinates and secured additional business for the firm during his
While at SecurAmerica, Hunter again felt called to serve and ran for the Georgia State
Senate. Upon being elected, Hunter served as a Senator from 2013-2017, where he fought
for economic and individual liberty. He reduced burdensome regulations on small business,
expanded opportunities for public-private partnerships and was honored by the Chamber of
Commerce as the Freshman Legislator of the Year in 2013. He subsequently was elected by
his peers to serve as Vice Chairman of the Republican Caucus, and he held the
Chairmanship of the Veterans, Military, and Homeland Security Committee.
In 2017, Hunter left the Senate to run for Governor of Georgia. He built a statewide
organization in all 159 counties, raised $3.1 Million, earned over 111,000 votes, and placed
third out of seven candidates.
Hunter earned a B.S. in General Management from the United States Military Academy at
West Point with a B.S. in General Management and Civil Engineering where he played on
the varsity football team. He lives in Atlanta with his wife, Shannan and their two children.