Sharyn Dickerson

Title: District 1 Commissioner
Phone: 706-613-2416
District 1 Commissioner Sharyn Dickerson

317 Blue Heron Dr.
Athens, GA 30605

Professional Experience:President, Sharyn Dickerson & Associates, LLC (2005-present); Assistant Solid Waste Director, Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County (1997-2005, 1994-1996), Interim Solid Waste Director, Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County (1996-1997), Recycling Coordinator, Unified Government of Athens-Clarke County (1991-1994); Inside Sales Representative, Scientific Atlanta (1990-1991).

Civic & Community Experience: President, Whit Davis Elementary School PTO (2009-2012) and member and Chair of various committees (2005-present); Westminster Christian Academy PTA (2011-present); Board Member, Kiwanis Club of Athens (1999-2002) and member (1997 - 2005); Leadership Athens Alumni (1995).

Government Experience: Staff Advisor, Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Citizen Advisory Committee (1991-2005); Staff Advisor, Athens-Clarke/Oglethorpe County Joint Solid Waste Coordinating Committee (1995-2004); Staff Advisor, Committee Member, Solid Waste Task Force, Athens-Clarke County Downtown Business Development Authority (1992-1995); Advisor, Georgia Senate Recycling and Economic Development Committee (1994); Athens-Clarke Tomorrow (1993).

Personal Information: Born and raised in Athens. Married to fellow Athenian, Joe Ed Dickerson. Three boys: Thomas (15), William (12), and James (9). Attended Oglethorpe Avenue, Clarke Middle, and Clarke Central High School (graduated 1986). Parents are Dr. James (deceased) and Ella Stewart. Two sisters: Elisa (Niceville, Florida) and identical twin, Cathryn (Bowdon, Georgia).

Master of Public Administration, University of Georgia (August 1998)
Bachelor Business Administration from University of Georgia (March 1990)

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