Finance, Audit and Budget Committee (FAB)
Purpose: The Finance. Audit and Budget Committee will have the authority to review and recommend alternatives to the CEO’s proposed annual budget.  This Committee will also have the authority to review and make recommendation on any items that affect revenues or expenditures that cross different subject areas as well as screening and recommending the County’s external auditor pursuant to the Organizational Act, Section 10. General departments and areas will be: Budget, Debt Services Funds, Finance, Internal Audit, Property Appraisal, and Tax Commissioner.
 
Employee Relations and Community Services (ERCS)
Purpose: The Employee Relations and Community Services Committee will have the authority to handle subject matters concerning the following departments and areas: Citizen Help Center, Community Service Board, Cooperative Education, DFACS, Health Benefits, Hospital Fund, Human Services, Parks and Recreation, Pension, Public Health, and Risk Management.
 
Planning & Economic Development (PED)
Purpose: The Planning & Economic Development Committee will have the authority to handle subject matters concerning the following departments and areas: Airport, Community Development, Development Authority of DeKalb County, Economic Development, Geographic Information Systems, MARTA, Planning and Sustainability, Roads and Drainage, Sanitation, Stormwater, Transportation, Workforce Development, and Watershed Management.
 
County Operations and Public Safety (COPS)
Purpose: The County Operations and Public Safety Committee will have the authority to handle subject matters concerning the following departments and areas: Chief Executive, Child Advocate’s Office, Clerk of Superior Court, District Attorney, Fire & Rescue Services, Ethics Board, Facilities Management, Fleet Maintenance, Human Resources, Information Systems, Juvenile Court, Law, Library, Magistrate Court, Medical Examiner, Police, Public Defender, Probate Court, Purchasing, Recorder’s Court, Registrar, Sheriff, Solicitor-General, State Court and Superior Court.