County Government

Putnam County

Putnam County Administration Building

Suite A

117 Putnam Drive

Eatonton, GA 31024

Phone: 1.706.485.5826

Fax: 1.706.923.2345



Putnam County is governed by a Board of Commissioners consisting of a chairman, elected county-wide, and four commissioners, one from each district, as provided for in House Bill 248, Act Number 22, signed by the Governor on May 14, 2003.


The Board of Commissioners is a policy making body which oversees the executive functions of the county and assigns the day-to-day duties of the executive role of the county manager.


Chairman: Stephen J. Hersey

District 1 Commissioner: Kelvin Irvin

District 2 Commissioner: Daniel W. Brown

District 3 Commissioner: Alan Foster

District 4 Commissioner: Trevor J. Addison


Putnam County Board Of Elections And Registration

100 South Jefferson Avenue

Suite 217

Eatonton, GA 31024

Phone: 1.706.485.8683

Fax: 1.706.485.9684

Email: [email protected]