Mayor Evelyn Winn-Dixon
An Atlanta native, Dr. Evelyn Wynn-Dixon, Mayor of the city of Riverdale, earned her post-secondary and post-graduate education in Social Work and Gerontology.
Riverdale is a metropolitan suburb of Atlanta with a diverse and dynamic population that is located approximately five miles south of Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.
One of Wynn-Dixon’s most recent appointments was to Gov. Nathan Deal’s Transit Governance Task Force. Additionally, she serves in an executive capacity on the Georgia Municipal Association-Board of Directors, American Red Cross Minority Recruitment Board and the Securus House Executive Board—just to name a few. Wynn-Dixon has been recognized for her exemplary leadership and is the recipient of countless awards and special honors. In May 2011, she was named Business Woman of the Year by the Clayton County Chamber of Commerce.
Wynn-Dixon is best known for forging partnerships to revitalize Riverdale’s communities, strengthening the economy through workforce investments, and smart growth initiatives.