The Cave Spring City Council appointed Joyce Mink to its Post 2 seat this week.
The seat had been vacated following the resignation of Michael Phillips.
Mink is a retired high school teacher where she worked in Polk, Haralson and Floyd Counties.
She ran for a seat on the Floyd County Board of Education last year, but fail short after unseating longtime board member George Bevels in the primary.
Mink will serve the remainder of Phillips’ term, which runs through Dec. 31, 2019.