Robert (Robert) L. Dickey, III (R-SH140)
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Georgia House of Representatives
Room 245 State Capitol 206 Washington Street
Atlanta, GA 30334

District Office:
PO Box 10
Musella, GA 31066
Elected: 2011    Next Election: 2018
Spouse: Cynde Martin   DOB: 11/26/1953
Committee Assignments
ChairmanSubcommittee on Education
SecretaryHouse Committee on Agriculture and Consumer Affairs
Sub ChairpersonHouse Committee on Appropriations
MemberHouse Committee on Natural Resources and Environment
MemberHouse Committee on Higher Education
MemberHouse Committee on Banks and Banking
MemberHouse Committee on Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications
Counties Representing
Bibb / Crawford / Houston / Monroe / Peach


Representative Robert Dickey is serving his second term in the Georgia House of Representatives for District 140, which covers Crawford County and parts of Bibb, Houston, Monroe and Peach counties.

A fourth generation peach and timber grower, Representative Dickey owns Dickey Farms, Inc. along with his father which was started by his great-grandfather in 1897. He is very active in the agriculture industry serving as a current board member and past president of the Georgia Peach Council. He has also served as president and treasurer of the National Peach Council. He is a member of the Georgia Commodity Commission for Peaches and the Georgia AgriBusiness Council. He is past president and current board member of the Crawford County Farm Bureau.

Representative Dickey was a founding board member for the Georgia AgriLeaders Forum, an agricultural leadership course that currently trains individuals in the agriculture and agri-business industry. He believes in educating others in leadership interested in the agriculture industry. Representative Dickey served on the Governor's Agricultural Advisory Board from 2002-2010.

Elected to the Flint Energies Board of Directors in 1994, Representative Dickey served until his election, where he was Vice Chairman. He was a founding member of the Crawford County Chamber of Commerce and served as a board member. He has been active in economic development for this area and served on the Crawford County Industrial Authority for the last twenty years. He was also a member of the Middle Ocmulgee Regional Water Planning Council.

Representative Dickey is a member of the Board of Directors of the SunTrust Bank of Middle Georgia and on the board of the Gordon College Foundation.

He received his Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of Georgia in 1976 and his MBA from Georgia College.

Representative Dickey and his wife, Cynde, have been married for 35 years and have two children, Robert "Lee" Dickey, IV and Marjie Martin Dickey. They are active members of Musella Baptist Church, where they both teach Sunday School.

Mr. Dickey is a Deacon and chair of the Finance Committee.