Brandon D. Douglas has been the Assistant City Manager/Economic Development Director of Acworth Georgia since March 2007. Before moving to Acworth, Mr. Douglas served as a Community Development Planner for the Heart of Georgia Regional Commission along with prior experience in the private sector. Mr. Douglas earned a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science and a Master's Degree in Public Administration from Georgia College & State University.
Mr. Douglas is an active member in the Acworth Business Association, a 2009 graduate of Leadership Cobb and a 2007 graduate of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development. He currently serves on the Acworth Business Association Board of Directors. He is also a member of the International City/County Management Association, the Georgia City/County Managers Association, and the Georgia Economic Developers Association.
Supervises research projects to resolve operational problems, and develops recommendations on major city policy/programming matters.
- Researches, writes and coordinates grants.
- Formulates and manages the City's economic development and redevelopment activities and projects.
- Develops long-range comprehensive plans for Economic Development.