Anderson, South CarolinaLocal Weather Alerts
There are currently no active weather alerts.

Administrator's Office

Elected Officials » Council » Administrator

Administrator's Office

Mr. Rusty Burns
County Administrator


The County Administrator's Office strives to provide residents a healthy and wholesome environment to work and live. Our foremost priority is to offer community distinction through our service to residents in a cost-effective manner; affording a protected quality of life, diverse heritage, and economic wellbeing.

W. Russell “Rusty” Burns, Anderson County Administrator, has made his career serving local governments across Upstate South Carolina. He accepted the position of Administrator for Anderson County in April 2009. Rusty earned a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in History from Lander University and a Master of City and Regional Planning (MCRP) from Clemson University.

County Organizational Chart

County Organizational Chart County Council Administrator County Attorney Deputy Administrator Economic Development Finance Media Technology Services Human Resources Airport Central Services Division EMS PRT Division Planning & Community Development Public Works Division Building & Codes Anderson County P.A.W.S. Development Standards Solid Waste Environmental Enforcement Stormwater Fleet Services Wastewater Roads & Bridges ASEC--Anderson Sports & Entertainment Center--Civic Center Farmer's Market Museum Parks Senior Citizens Program Special Populations Purchasing Facilities Assessor GIS E911 Addressing Register of Deeds

This page was last modified in December 2018.