2023 Executive Committee and Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Rodney Close, ChairBoys and Girls Clubs of the Chattahoochee Valley
Carolyn Bermudez, Vice ChairLiberty Utilities
Crystal Shahid, Finance ChairTruist
Pace Halter, Immediate Past Chair W.C. Bradley Real Estate
Jerald Mitchell, President & CEOGreater Columbus Chamber of Commerce

Board of Directors

Merett AlexanderNG Turf Sod Farm
Lori AutenFocus Consulting Group
Carolyn BermudezLiberty Utilities
Kevin BlairSynovus
Kevin BoykinPath-Tec
Joseph BrannanPMB Broadcasting LLC
Cathy Cook Cook Dental Care
Steve DavisColumbus Water Works
Tianna EvolaAT&T
Rhonda Eysel Master Kleen Dry Cleaners
Ashley Ginn Barnes Gibson Partners Architects
Geniece GranvilleDavis Broadcasting
Hamish Guthrie Pratt & Whitney
Deron Hicks TSYS/Global Payments
Audrey HollingsworthGoodwill Industries of the Southern Rivers
Doug JenkinsGeorgia Power
Wes KelleyBrasfield & Gorrie
Kellie KirvenAnthem
Dan Lopez Aflac
Herman LewisChop 61 Enterprise
Fred Maglione OmegaFi
Paul MeadowsBatson-Cook Company
Christopher SmithTaylor CPA & Associates
Melody TrimbleSt. Francis-Emory Healthcare
Bill TustinPiedmont Columbus Regional
Robert WoolfolkYates, Woolfolk & Turner Insurance

Executive Team

Brian SillittoVice President
Partnership & Engagement
Joseph SandersVice President
Getz TabethaDirector
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