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Tax Commissioner

Sondra Rhoades Burnett, American tax commissioner. Recipient Public Service award Alpha Kappa Alpha, Atlanta, 1993; named Woman of Style and Substance, Revlon Corporation, Atlanta, 1992; inducted into Academy of Women Achievers, Young Women’s Christian Association of Greater Atlana, 1994; named Atlanta Image and Stylemaker, 1993.


Burnett, Sondra Rhoades was born on May 30, 1955 in Harrison Township, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Eugene Earl and Shirley Anne (Bonner) Rhodes.


Bachelor, Spelman College, Atlanta, 1976. Master of Business Administration, Atlanta University, 1986.


Systems engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, Atlanta, 1976-1980;Management Information System project director, Atlanta University Center, Inc., 1980-1982;technical director S.E. region, SASC, Atlanta, 1982-1984;vice president, treasurer, Instituto Superior de Psicologia Aplicada, Atlanta, 1984-1987;systems project leader, The Coca Cola Company, Atlanta, 1987-1990;chief deputy tax commissioner, Fulton County Government, Atlanta, 1990-1992;tax commissioner, Fulton County Government, Atlanta, since 1992. Member Young Executive Roundtable Datamation Magazine, New York City, 1987.


  • Avocations: reading, collecting African American art and memorabilia.


Salvation can be achieved through deep and sincere believe in God.


A believer should support social climates, in which human communities are maintained and strengthened for the sake of all persons and their growth.


Every member of a Christian Church should be delicate to other people and use appropriate language while communicating with others.


Member Leadership Atlanta, 1989, Leadership Georgia, 1992, Regional Leadership Institute, 1994. President Outstanding Atlanta, 1993-1994, Northwest Georgia council Girl Scouts United States, since 1994. Member Georgia Association Tax Officials, County Officers Association, Atlanta Junior League (vice president administration 1993-1994).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, collecting African American art and memorabilia.


Married Louie Anthony McClure, October 8, 1977 (divorced January, 1982). 1 child, Courtney Nicole. Married Collie Burnett, Junior, June 21, 1982.

1 child, Colin Taylor.

Eugene Earl Rhodes

Shirley Anne (Bonner) Rhodes

Louie Anthony McClure

Collie Burnett

Courtney Nicole Burnett

Colin Taylor Burnett