Board of Directors

Executive Board

  • Board Chair: Dr. Melissa Kirby, Shorter University
  • Immediate Past Board Chair: Jason Awtrey, Shaw Industries Group, Inc.
  • Vice Board Chair: Heather Hess, Designed Conveyor Systems
  • Special Events: Michelle Frix Ward, Community Volunteer
  • Secretary/Treasurer: Vilja Ruiz, Synovus Bank

Board of Directors

  • Addison S. Layson, Community Volunteer
  • Dr. Amy Parker, Gordon County Schools
  • Bram de Bruyne, Mohawk Industries
  • Christy Reeves, Mohawk Industries
  • Crystal Boone, North Georgia E.M.C.
  • Erika Meyer, AdventHealth Gordon
  • Heather Hess, Designed Conveyor Systems
  • Jason Awtrey, Shaw Industries Group, Inc.
  • Joseph Darby, Mannington Commercial
  • John Cross, Nourison
  • Julie Chapman, Kent Chapman State Farm Insurance
  • Kevin Casey, Hit Mix Music USA
  • Mary Ann Owens, Community Volunteer
  • Matthew Blackstock, Engineered Floors
  • Dr. Melissa Kirby, Shorter University
  • Melissa Vinson, Shaw Industries Group, Inc.
  • Suzanne Roberts, City of Calhoun
  • Michael Wilson, Builtwell Bank
  • Dr. Michele Taylor, Calhoun City Schools
  • Michelle Frix Ward, Community Volunteer
  • Ray Denmon, Community Volunteer
  • Robert Mathews, Starr-Mathews Insurance Agency
  • Shane Watson, Apache Mills
  • Vilja Ruiz, Synovus Bank