Commissioner-Whitfield-HeadshotThe Governing Body of Walker County, Georgia is responsible for helping county departments carry out their day to day operations. These departments include public works, finance, administration, purchasing, fire, rescue, emergency management, planning, economic development and public health and welfare, among others. The Governing Body staff helps the Chair of the Board of Commissioners carry out these functions.

Shannon Whitfield serves as Chair of the Board of Commissioners. He was elected to a four-year term that began January 1, 2021.

 

GOVERNING BODY STAFF

* Accounts Payable Clerk, Paulette Crowe
* Accounts Receivable Clerk, Tina Stoker
* Accountant, Tim Harrison
* Administrative Assistant, Dakiya Porter
* Board Clerk, Whitney Summey
* County Clerk, Rebecca Wooden
* Economic & Community Development Director, Robert Wardlaw
* Finance Officer, Greg McConnell
* County Attorney / Legal & Policy Director, David Gottlieb
* Human Resources / Payroll / Employee Benefits Clerk, Tabitha Cantrell
* Public Relations Director, Joe Legge
* Receptionist, Keisha Logan
* Chairman, Shannon Whitfield

CONTACT US
101 South Duke Street
P.O. Box 445
LaFayette, GA  30728
706-638-1437 Office
706-638-1453 Fax
commissioner@walkerga.us


Departments and services supervised by the Chair of the Board of Commissioners:

 

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