CITY MANAGER’S OFFICE

The City of Waycross employs a full-time administrative staff under the supervision of the City Manager. This office handles the day-to-day administration and financial management of the city. An annual budget is adopted each year.

  • Waycross City Manager

    Tonya D. Parrish
  • Assistant to the City Manager

    Robin Brookins

    The assistant to the city manager is directly responsible for the preparation and announcement of all commission meetings as well as the related agendas.

DEPARTMENT HEADS

    • Community Development & Improvement

      Marc Hawkins – Community Improvement Director
    • Engineering

      Dawn Strickland – Engineering Coordinator
    • Finance

      China Agu – Finance Director & City Clerk
    • Human Resources

      Marissa Hendrix – Human Resources Director
    • Fire Department

      David Eddins – Chief
    • Police Department

      Tommy Cox – Chief
    • Municipal Court

      Court Services Administrator – 912-287-2921
    • Public Works

      James Smart – Public Works Director

DIRECTORY

The main number for Waycross City Hall is 912-287-2900. To email staff members, simply click on the appropriate envelope; department and direct-dial phone numbers also are provided.

City Manager's Office

  • City Manager

    Tonya D. Parrish

    912-287-2912

  • Administrative Assistant

    Robin Brookins

    912-287-2912

Human Resources

Human Resources Director

Marissa Hendrix

912-287-2903

Human Resources Generalist

Jordan Waters

912-287-2903

Human Resources Generalist

Tayanta Snow

912-287-2903

Community Improvement

  • Director

    Marc Hawkins

    912-287-2944

  • Tourism Manager

    Patrick Simmons

    912-287-2969

  • Administrative Assistant

    Allie Lindsey

    912-287-2944

  • Building & Code Inspection

    Shane Pridgen

    912-287-2944

  • Code Enforcement Officer

    Terrell Murphy

    912-287-2944

  • Code Enforcement Officer

    Maria Mata

    912-287-2944

  • Code Enforcement Officer

    Kelly Taylor

    912-287-2944

  • Code Enforcement Officer

    Malachi Christopher

    912-287-2944

  • Animal Control

    Jamie Knudsen

    912-287-2944
    912-490-3647

  • Engineering Tech-Soil Erosion & Storm-water Permitting

    Gary Franklin

    912-287-2944

Engineering

  • Administrative Assistant

    Dawn Strickland

    912-287-2945

  • Project Manager – Capital Projects

    Steve Pope

    912-287-2944

Finance

  • Director & City Clerk

    China Agu

    912-287-2964

  • Purchasing Director

    Linda Jones

    912-287-2957

  • Accounts Payable Clerk

    Keresa Wiseman

    912-287-2956

  • Business Service Specialist

    Terri Smith

    912-287-2941

  • Utility Supervisor

    Nancy Culpepper

    912-287-2907

  • Accountant Technician

    Tracy Ivey

    912-287-2930

  • Accounting Clerk

    Haley Ridgon

    912-287-2131

  • Warehouse Coordinator

    Marquis Williams

    912-287-2909

Information Technology & Channel 10

  • Channel 10 Production Assistant

    Michael Long

    912-287-0042

Fire Department

  • Main Number (Non-Emergency):

    912-287-2937
  • Chief

    David Eddins

    912-287-2937

  • NFIRS Program Specialist

    Lisa Williams

    912-287-2937

  • Battalion Chief

    James Blackburn Jr

    912-287-2937

  • Battalion Chief

    Randall Mills

    912-287-2937

  • Battalion Chief

    James Brown Jr

    912-287-2937

  • Fire Inspector

    Matt Hall

    912-218-0546

Municipal Court

  • Main Number

    912-287-2921

  • Court Services Administrator

    912-287-2921

  • Deputy Court Clerk

    912-287-2921

Police Department

  • Main Number (Non-Emergency):

    912-287-2921
  • Chief

    Tommy Cox

    912-287-2927

  • Administrative Assistant

    Christa Nickell

    912-287-2937

  • Major

    Danny Hampton

    912-287-2931

  • Captain

    Benji Hersey

    912-287-2921

  • Captain

    Trent Gibbs

    912-287-2921

  • Captain

    Paul Crawford

    912-287-2921

  • Captain

    Greg Young

    912-287-2921

  • Administrative Lt.

    Chad Zauner

    912-287-2921

  • Training & Personnel Lt.

    Jesse Lee

    912-287-2921

  • Records Evidence Technician

    912-287-2921

Public Works

  • Public Works Director(Interim)

    James Smart
  • Admin. Asst./Service Requests

    Betty Presley

    912-287-2955

  • Street/Waste Management Supervisor

    James Smart

    912-287-2962

  • Garage Superintendent

    Mike Johnson

    912-287-2963

  • Cemetery Superintendent

    Anthony James

    912-287-2968

  • Traffic Engineer & Building Maintenance Superintendent

    Joey San Nicolas

    912-287-2915