Anita Robinson Fowlkes was appointed Administrator for Dyer County in 2011. Anita is a Dyer County native. Prior to coming into the election business Anita worked for RMR Investment Company, a real estate investor with interest throughout the south. Anita spent 15 years prior to that working in the family business (Fowlkes Concrete & Construction Company). Most of her work experience has involved accounting as well as administration.
She has been married to her husband, Bill, for 33 years. The Fowlkes have two children, Callie Latham who lives in Chattanooga and is married to Jimmy, and Will Fowlkes who is in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at WKU.
Anita enjoys gardening and playing in her yard. She is a member of the First United Methodist Church where she has served on numerous boards. Anita has served as a truancy board member for the Dyersburg/Dyer County school system for 12 years.