The Mayors role is to serve the Town of Pearisburg as the head of the local government for all official functions and ceremonial purposes.Before being elected to serve Town Council in 2004, Dickerson served on the Planning Commission where he served as Vice-Chairman and served on the Public Safety and Finance Committees where he served as Chairman.  Dickerson was elected as Mayor in 2011.
  • Dickerson is a lifelong resident of Pearisburg
  • Graduated from Giles High School
  • Graduated from James Madison University
  • Retired from Volvo Trucking in Dublin, Virginia
  • Substitutes at Giles County High Schools and Giles County Vocational School
  • Dickerson is married to Kay Dickerson and they have two daughters and two grandchildren