Chairman Oz Nesbitt, Sr., a native of Augusta, Georgia, is married to Robernett Nesbitt and they have two girls and two boys to their union. Chairman Nesbitt has served 15 years in Law Enforcement, studied at Voorhees College and is a member of the uplift organization 100 Black Men of America. He’s an award-winning speaker of Toastmasters International, the East Atlanta Networking Social, and the Who’s-Who Auto Sales Professionals.
Chairman Nesbitt was also previously employed by Rockdale County Public Schools, where he served as a discipline instructor and basketball coach. Currently, Oz is the President/Chief Consultant with SPEAK UP! Communications, Inc. SPEAK UP! Communications is a local consulting firm that focuses primarily on training & career development and public speaking.
Chairman Nesbitt is an active member of Beulah Missionary Baptist Church in Decatur where he also serves in various capacities and ministries. His statement of faith is “God is my ROCK!”
“I’ve been in the people-business for 30 years and I wouldn’t trade it for anything else,” Chairman Nesbitt says. “My life’s motto are the 3A’s-ATTITUDE, APPROACH and APPEARANCE.”
As Chairman of Rockdale County I believe it is important that the citizens of this community know that I strive for excellence in dispensing my duties and my vision for the county includes: Maintaining a safe and healthy community; creation of job and career opportunities; building youth/family recreation for better quality of life; operating an efficient and ethical government; and exploring opportunities to boost economic and small business development.
Chairman Nesbitt is a LEADER who is tangible, touchable, and there, someone you can count on and reach out to. He has served two four-year terms as Commissioner Post 1, and is currently serving a four-year term as Chairman of Rockdale County, Georgia.