David Hughes is originally from Dawsonville, Georgia where his family settled many generations ago. He was educated in the Dawson County public school system, Hughes pursued his post-secondary academics at Reinhardt College before transferring to the University of Georgia. While at UGA, Hughes served as an assistant with the athletic association under the tutelage of long-time sports information director Claude Felton and former athletic director Vince Dooley.
After leaving UGA, Hughes was elected to the Georgia House of Representatives serving his home county. Following his tenure at the Georgia State Capitol, Hughes became a community banker where he was an officer in two highly successful banks serving north Georgia.
David is a member of the United Methodist Church where he has served as a lay leader. In 2014, Hughes returned to Athens as president of the Georgia GameDay Center HOA. In his spare time, Hughes is a master impersonator imitating many celebrities. In 1987, he placed Honorable Mention in the Larry Munson Sound-a-like Contest. A licensed real estate agent since 2002, Hughes joined Chastain, Jenkins and Leathers in 2014.
David has practiced real estate since 2002, where he began his career in the real estate auction business. He has managed many large real estate assets publicly and privately. David is skilled not only in working with buyers and sellers in residential acquisitions but he also is well-versed in strategic selling practices for land and larger-scale commercial development.
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