Mayor's Office


  • Sherman Guyton, Mayor
  • Frankie Davis, Governmental Affairs and Economic Development
  • Angie Chambers, Executive Secretary
  • Alisa Dixon, Secretary

The Mayor’s Background

Sherman E. Guyton is a native of Gadsden/Etowah County. He attended Gadsden Public Schools and received an undergraduate degree from Jacksonville State University. His graduate work was completed at West Alabama (formerly Livingston University) and The University of Alabama.
Mayor Sherman Guyton


  • Former Teacher and Coach
  • Owner/Broker Sherman Guyton Realty / ERA Guyton-King Real Estate Companies for 31 years
  • State Certified Real Estate Appraiser
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker
Sherman was elected as Mayor of the City of Gadsden, August 2006. He was then re-elected as Mayor in August of 2010.


  • Cultural Arts Member
  • Former Chairman - Community Development Board
  • Former Vice Chairman - Gadsden / Etowah Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Member of Alabama City Lions Club
  • Member of Bellevue United Methodist Church
  • Member of Gadsden Rotary Club

Biographical Information

Sherman is married to Debra Oden Guyton. They have one daughter, Gracie.