Stan Watson

Stan Watson
Commissioner Stan Watson is a dedicated and proven leader who has served DeKalb County in volunteer and in elected positions for over thirty (30) years.  He is a former member of the Georgia General Assembly, serving for twelve (12) years. He is the former Chairman of the DeKalb House Delegation and the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus.
As a State Representative he was appointed to numerous commissions by both Democrat and Republican Governors and served on responsible committees.
Commissioner Watson serves Super District 7 with distinction and is committed to achieving strong communities, open and honest government “For A Better DeKalb.”  He serves as the Deputy Presiding Officer  for the  DeKalb County Board of Commissioners and is the Chairman of the Public Works Committee (PWC) providing leadership to DeKalb County’s Capital Improvement Projects and oversight of the Federal Consent Decree.                       
He also serves on the Planning and Economic Development (PED) Committee. He is a Board Member for the Community Achievement Center, and DeKalb Community Service Board. He is married to the lovely Pamela Watson and they have two children, William and Cagney.
Commissioner Watson is a proud United States Navy Veteran.