Ronald (Ron) Fears

Meet Ron Fears:

Ronald (Ron) FEARS has served in law enforcement over 35 years. Retiring on January 2, 2015 to become a candidate for the Ward 4 City Council seat, Ron worked with the College Park Police Department for 29 years - rising through the ranks to become Chief of Police in January 2010.

During his tenure, he specialized in criminal investigations and narcotics operations. He served as Criminal Investigations Division Commander and Patrol Watch Commander. In the absence of the Chief Executive Officer, Ron served as acting City Manager of College Park 2013-2014.

Ron holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice from Saint Leo University, an Executive Development Certification from the Command College, and Professional Management Program at Columbus State University.

Married to Janice, his loving wife of 27 years, he is the proud father of 4, the grandfather of 2 precious granddaughters and 2 amazing grandsons.

Ron is currently a board member of South Fulton Senior Services.