In an effort to help limit the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020, all city facilities will be closed to public walk-ins until further notice. City services will be available online, by phone, and through limited in-person appointments. You can view the full press release and more information here.
To view the Governor's Executive Orders, please click here.
Barrow County Family Connection has pulled together a list of resources and information for the Barrow County area. You can view this list here.

Human Resources Department

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Human Resources Mission Statement

Our mission is to recruit, train, support, and retain the most capable and productive staff for the City of Winder, while ensuring fair employment and equal opportunity under State and Federal laws.

We strive to provide prompt, courteous, and professional human resources to the mayor and council, department supervisors, public, and employees.

Our success depends on how effectively and efficiently we address and meet our responsibilities. We are dedicated to the continued growth and success of the City of Winder by providing employees the opportunity to develop their self-image and achieve their maximum potential.


Lolita Brown, Human Resources Manager (678) 425-6815

Patricia Redfern, Human Resources Specialist II (678) 425-6824

Office Hours Monday- Friday 8am- 5pm

2020 Holiday Schedule (Office Closed): New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day After Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.

Employment Verification

Please submit requests by sending a wet signed release to the Human Resources Department via email and/or fax.

Review of Employment Record

Please submit requests by completing the Open Records Request Form.

*This includes other agencies requesting to review former and current employees' personnel files.


The Human Resources Department serves our community by creating and supporting a dedicated and highly trained workforce of engaged employees who are motivated to provide the highest level of customer service.

City Hall                                                                                
25 East Midland Ave                                                           
Winder, GA 30680                                                               
Main Telephone: (770) 867-3106                                        
Fax: (888) 816-8738