Barnes Promoted to Utilities Assistant Director

Barnes Promoted to City of Valdosta Utilities Assistant Director 

The City of Valdosta announces Jason W. Barnes as the new Assistant Director of Utilities. Barnes began with the City of Valdosta as a laborer in 1995, then worked his way up to the Water Treatment Plant Superintendent in 2014.

"In my 27 years working for the Utilities Department, it's been a pleasure being a part of a City that strives every day to provide essential services to the residents and businesses," stated Barnes. 

Barnes credits his wife, children and family's support for his success in various roles with the city. 

"I am honored to be selected as the Assistant Director of Utilities for the City of Valdosta; we have a great team that understands the importance of our jobs, stated Barnes.

Barnes hopes to bring positive energy and leadership to the overall improvement of the Utilities Department.

"Jason is a great asset to our department and the City of Valdosta, I am pleased and honored to have him a part of our team," stated City of Valdosta Director of Utilities Brad Eyre.