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County Manager


The County Manager is responsible for managing the staff and daily operations of Baker County by developing and implementing operating policies and procedures for Baker County in conjunction with the Board. Part of his duties will also be assisting the Chairman with the preparation of the annual county budget. He is also responsible for coordinating projects by serving as lead executor, moderator, and guide by integrating missions and leading collaboration to affect successful outcomes. His responsibilities  also include capital improvement and special projects for the County, including the planning, design, funding, implementation, and administrative support. 

Johnny W. Duckworth, Jr.

County Manager

Penny Eure, Clerk,

Physical Address:

167 Baker Place 

Newton, Georgia 39870

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 607

Newton, Georgia 39870

Phone No:


Fax No:



Monday - Friday

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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