District 4 Councilmember

Dexter Newby

Dexter Newby, a native of Springfield, Kentucky, is a highly accomplished professional with a wealth of experience and qualifications. He graduated from Washington County High School in 1991 before embarking on a distinguished 20-year career in the United States Army, where he received numerous accolades including the Bronze Star. Following his retirement from the military, Dexter continued his education, earning his Associates Degree from Central Texas College, a Bachelor's Degree from Columbia College, a Master's Degree in Human Services from Argosy University, and a Post Graduate Certificate in Addiction Counseling from Post University. He also holds a Georgia State Certification in Addiction Counseling.

In his current role as a Substance Abuse Counselor at Recovery Place and the Veteran's Treatment Court Liaison for Liberty County, GA, Dexter demonstrates his passion for supporting individuals in need. He is also actively involved in the community, serving on the Coastal Georgia YMCA Board and Shane's Crib, and is a member of Phi Beta Sigma Inc. Dexter is widely respected for his dedication to his family and is cherished as a loving husband, father, and grandfather. Married his wife, Sabrina Newby, a Policy and Law Strategist. They have two sons Malcolm and Martin both serving in the U.S. Army.

Education:
  • Graduated from Washington County High School in 1991
  • Earned Associate's Degree from Central Texas College
  • Bachelor's Degree from Columbia College
  • Master's Degree in Human Services from Argosy University
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Addiction Counseling from Post-University
  • Georgia State Certification in Addiction Counseling

Professional:

  • Distinguished 20-year career in the United States Army
  • Received numerous accolades, including the Bronze Star
  • Substance Abuse Counselor at Recovery Place
  • Veteran's Treatment Court Liaison for Liberty County, GA

Family:

  • Born in Springfield, Ky
  •  Parents Andy Weathers and Margaret Newby (Both Deceased)
  •  Married to Sabrina Newby, a Policy and Law Strategist
  •  Father to two sons, Malcolm and Martin, both serving in the U.S. Army
  • Grandfather

Civic and Community Affiliation:

  • Serves on the Coastal Georgia YMCA Board
  • Member of Shane's Crib
  • Member of Phi Beta Sigma Inc.


Contact Councilman Newby: district4@cityofhinesville.org

Dexter L. Newby