Our City Manager has been a citizen of Ashburn all of her life. Tanita Norris attended the Turner County school system. Upon graduation she began an early career in Government. She later attended Albany State University where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science. In August of 2015 under direction of the late City Manager Sedric Carithers she became the Human Resource Director for the City of Ashburn. She later attended Albany State University where she obtained a Master’s Degree in Public Administration/Human Resource Management. In July of 2018 Tanita Norris was named as the new City Manager for the City of Ashburn.