Ashley Willcott

Executive Director, Office of the Child Advocate for the Protection of Children

Willcott is a Certified Child Welfare Law Specialist who has served as an attorney in various capacities in juvenile courts since 1992. Willcott has her own private practice and is a Special Assistant Attorney General representing the Department of Human Resources and Rockdale and Dawson counties’ Department of Family and Children Services. She was appointed DeKalb County Juvenile Court Judge Pro Tem and previously served as the Fulton County Juvenile Court Judge Pro Tem. She was the executive director of the Fulton County CASA, Inc. and the corporate counsel for United Cleaning Specialists, Inc. Willcott earned a bachelor’s degree from Newcomb College, Tulane University in Psychology and English and a law degree from Emory University. She resides in Dunwoody.