Macon-Bibb County

County Manager

Leadership Team

Dr. Keith Moffett

County Manager

Dr. Keith Moffett has been selected to serve as County Manager for Macon-Bibb County. He most recently served as County Administrator for Butts County for two years, where he was served as the county’s Chief Administrative Officer and Chief of Staff to the Board. Dr. Moffett was responsible for the overall management and administration of the county government. He also provided administrative and managerial support expertise to the Board of Commissioners, oversaw special projects, helped develop policy, and conducted research.

Prior to Butts County, Dr. Moffett served as Director of Macon-Bibb County’s E-911 Center, and under his leadership, it was named the 9-1-1 Center of the Year by the Georgia Association of Public Safety Communication Officers (APCO) and the Georgia Chapter of the National Emergency Number Association (NENA).

In the former City of Macon government, Dr. Moffett assisted the Chief Administrative Officer with the management of 17 departments in areas such as budgets, personnel, and work plans. He helped create, implement, and oversee the former City’s Five by Five program, acted as liaison between the Mayor’s Office and 15-member City Council, and worked with public and private entities to contribute to the Mayor’s B.E.S.T. initiative.

Before joining the City of Macon, Dr. Moffett worked for the Georgia Department of Economic Development as a Regional Project Manager for the Middle Georgia area, developing, improving, and promoting community economic development products, as well as coordinated local, state, and federal resources for entrepreneurs and small businesses. He also spent eight years in the United States Navy aboard two Trident Submarines as an Electronic Technician.

Dr. Moffett is a recognized Distinguished Alumnus of Macon State College School of Business, and earned his Ph.D. in Educational Leadership at Mercer University’s Tift College of Education, his MBA from Wesleyan College, his B. S. in Business and Information Technology from Macon State College, and an A. S. in Electronic Technology and an A. S. in Nuclear Science Technology from Georgia Military College. He is an Alumnus of Northeast High School, is a graduate of the 2003 Leadership Macon and 2006 Leadership Georgia classes, and was selected as a Top 40 under 40 by Georgia Trend in 2006, a Top 5 Under 40 by Macon Magazine, and a Top 40 Under 40 by the Georgia Informer in 2008. Dr. Moffett is a proud member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., and is very active in the community through a variety of organizations.

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