Angelyn Dionysatos has served as press secretary for the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD)—the state’s public safety net for mental health, substance use disorders, and intellectual and developmental disabilities—since 2013.
She has more than a decade of experience in public relations, communications, and government affairs, and has previously worked for the City of Sandy Springs, Fulton County, and the United States Senate, as well as in the private sector.She is also actively involved in several community organizations.
In 2018, she was appointed by the Atlanta City Council and Fulton County Commission to serve as a member of the Atlanta BeltLine Tax Allocation District Advisory Committee, which supports the city’s most comprehensive transportation and economic development effort to date.
Angelyn earned her bachelor’s degree in finance from Wofford College in 2009 and is currently pursuing a juris doctorate from Georgia State University’s College of Law, which she expects to complete in May 2019.She also holds a certificate of management development from the University of Georgia’s Carl Vinson Institute of Government.
Angelyn is a native of Sandy Springs and an alumna of The Galloway School.