Chris Hobby is the City Manager of the City of Bainbridge. Hobby has served in this role since January 2003. Prior to his appointment as City Manager, Chris served the city as Assistant City Manager coming to Bainbridge after a 5-year tenure as City Manager of the City of Colquitt. Before beginning his career in local government administration Chris worked for the Wal-Mart corporation at stores in Georgia, Delaware and Maine.
Chris is a native of Milledgeville where he graduated from Georgia Military College Prep School and Georgia College and State University where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science. After his time with Wal-Mart; Chris attended Kennesaw State University earning a Masters Degree in Public Administration.
Chris is married to the former Anne Smith of Sandersville and has two children Sarah and Michael.