Roger Crossen

Commissioner, District 3

Mr. Crossen is serving his first term as Whitfield County Commissioner. He is a native of North Georgia and a resident of Whitfield County.

Mr. Crossen was educated in Whitfield County, Roger attended first through the eighth grade in the City of Dalton School System at Morris Street Elementary and Fort Hill from 1958 through 1966.  From 1966 through 1970 attended High School at North Whitfield High School in the Whitfield County School System.  Roger attended Dalton State College until June 1971 and was married to Carol Holt Crossen in that month.  Roger joined the United States Army in March of 1972 and remained on active duty until February of 1980. While in the military Roger received a Degree in Business Management from the University of Maryland. Upon completion of army service Roger worked from 1980 to 1985 at World Carpets.  From 1985 to 1991 Roger was the Athletic Coordinator at the Whitfield County Recreation Department and then served as the Director from 1991 to 2008.  Roger currently works at Coahulla Creek High School as the Credit Recovery Coordinator and In School Suspension instructor.

Roger has two sons Christopher Crossen a policeman with the City of Dalton and Tony Crossen a teacher at New Hope Middle School.  Roger has five grandchildren that attend school in the Whitfield County School System.


Roger Crossen

Whitfield County
Board of Commissioners

301 W Crawford, St
Dalton, GA 30720
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