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County Administrator Eric Linton
County Administrator Eric Linton
County Administrator Eric Linton 

8700 Hospital Drive
Third Floor, Douglas County Courthouse
Douglasville, Georgia 30134
Phone: 770.920.7209
Fax: 770.920.7357

Overview:
Eric Linton was appointed County Administrator in 2006.

Experience
August 2003-2006
DOUGLAS COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
DIRECTOR, DEVELOPMENT SERVICES

Responsible for the departments of Planning and Zoning, Engineering, Building Inspections, Code Enforcement, and Occupational Tax
Responsible for $1.75 million budget
Supervised a department of 30 employees
Provided key information to elected officials as it pertained to the five divisions of the department

December 2000-August 2003
DOUGLAS COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
PLANNING AND ZONING, BUILDING INSPECTIONS, OCCUPATIONAL TAX, AND CODE ENFORCEMENT DIRECTOR

Supervised the four divisions of the department
Served as liaison for Douglas County to the Atlanta Regional Commission
Responsible for all rezoning, variance, and appeal request recommendations
Excellent working relationships with the various departments of the County
Development of and fiscal responsibility for multi-departmental budgets
Excellent management skills and multi-task oriented

April 1999-December 2000
GAINESVILLE/HALL COUNTY, GEORGIA
PLANNING AND ZONING MANAGER, OFFICE OF PLANNING AND ZONING


April 1996-April 1999
GAINESVILLE/HALL COUNTY, GEORGIA
SENIOR PLANNER, OFFICE OF PLANNING AND ZONING


Education
June 1995
Georgia Institute of Technology
MBA, Master of Planning, concentration in Land Development
Minor: Environmental, Economic Development, and Land Use Regulations

March 1993
Georgia Institute of Technology
Bachelor of Science in Management, Operations Management
Minor: Land Development and Economics

Honors and Activities
Member, American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP)
AICP At-Large Director, Georgia Planning Association, 2001-2003, 2003-2005
Member, American Planning Association and Georgia Planning Association
Member, Atlanta Regional Commission Technical Coordinating Committee
Member, Alpha Kappa Psi, Professional Business Fraternity

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