Business Development & Government Specialist
As Business Development & Government Specialist, Debra Ewing is the primary business contact for Roswell Inc, overseeing new business outreach, relationship building with current business owners, sponsorship development and helping local businesses work with City of Roswell staff on items related to city ordinances and regulations pertaining to business operation and site development.
Before joining Roswell Inc, she worked as program manager for the education center at the City of Roswell’s Johns Creek Environmental Campus, where she developed a comprehensive environmental education program for elementary, middle and high school students and managed campus tours for visitors, businesses, school and the public.
Prior, Debra worked as assistant to Fulton County Commissioners Robert Fulton and Lynne Riley. In this role, she represented the Commissioners at public meetings and helped to evaluate and solve problems for constituents in those districts – with specific responsibility for the county’s public works, community development, library services, parks and recreation, and tax assessor and tax commissioner departments.
She began her professional career as a contract administrator for the Fulton County Public Buildings Department, where she managed renovation and repair contracts for county facilities and coordinated projects from bids to project and contract management.
Debra has a B.S. in Public Administration from Georgia State University’s College of Public and Urban Affairs. She lives in Roswell with her husband and has two sons and three granddaughters.
Chair, Roswell Recreation Commission
Board Member, Friends of Roswell Parks
Member, Joint Basin Advisory Council, Metropolitan North Georgia Water Planning District, 2012-2016
Board Member, Chattahoochee Nature Center, 1997-2002
Board Member, Newtown Park Foundation, 2003-2008
Member, Northwest Overlay Committee, 2002-2006
Leadership North Fulton, Class of 2003
Leadership Sandy Springs, Class of 1999