Andre Dickens is the 61st Mayor of Atlanta. A native of Atlanta and a product of Atlanta Public Schools, Mayor Dickens is focused on bringing opportunity and equity to the city.
Mayor Dickens’ agenda is rooted in Moving Atlanta Forward, through improving public safety, increasing opportunities for young people, empowering neighborhoods, and investing in housing and combatting homelessness, all while fostering a culture of integrity in the city.
Dickens was sworn in as Mayor in January 2022. Early accomplishments include making the City’s first-ever investment in early childhood education, establishing the Nightlife Division to address establishments with a history of high crime, and leading the coalition to keep Atlanta whole in opposition to a de-annexation effort.