GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE
Mr. Shields is the Director of the Tradeport office that houses the
Processing Center and Motor Vehicle Divisions for the Georgia
Department of Revenue. In this dual role, he has responsibility for
leading a team of over 500 in focusing on processing all taxpayer
payments and returns, commercial vehicle permits and license plates,
and certificates of title, in an expeditious manner.
In April 2009, Mr. Shields was given the additional responsibility of
providing oversight for the Motor Vehicle Division. In December 2005,
he was made the Director of the Processing Center. Previously, he
served as the Manager of the Unclaimed Property Program, was a
member of the Program Management Unit and also a project manager
for the Information Technology Division. He has been with the
Department since 2000.
Previously, Mr. Shields served in various project management
capacities for consulting companies focused strategically on
implementing technology to improve business practices. Additional
management roles were held with several technology companies and
with a Fortune 500 company in accounting and operations.
Mr. Shields is a graduate of the University of Maryland.