E. Scott Wood was named City Manager of Riverdale in July of 2014. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Mercer University and his Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Georgia Southern University. Mr. Wood has over thirty years of experience in local government management in Georgia and has served on numerous boards, authorities, and commissions. Additionally, he has taught local government classes at Georgia College and State University, and on nine different occasions has taught American local government to provincial government officials in China.
He is a resident of Riverdale and maintains a vacation home on St. Simons Island, Georgia.