Physical Address: 1124 Clark Street Covington, Ga 30014
Hired by the Board of Commissioners in March of 2022.
Jarvis Sims brings more than 19 years of local government experience in various roles to Newton County. His previous employment was as Deputy Administrator for Augusta, Ga and prior to that as Interim Administrator with the city.
Education and Certifications
Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Georgia State University
Master's in International Business, Mercer University
Completed Study Abroad Program in China in 2007
Awarded a Certification of completion for Digital Transformation in Government: Innovating Public Policy and Service, John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, Executive Education in March 2020
Crime Prevention through Environmental Design Professional Designation in November 2014.
Professional Memberships and Recognitions
Leadership Augusta Executive Class, 2018
International City Manager's Association (ICMA)
Augusta Land Bank Authority Board
Georgia City County Management Association
Safe Summer Initiative East Point Police Auxiliary Foundation