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Staff Directory


Sue ElseChief Executive Officer - Savannah(912) 988-8432
Cheryl LegetteChief Operating Officer - Athens(706) 395-8699
Adriana Tatum-HowardGovernance, Administration & Public Affairs Liaison - Savannah(912) 988-8657
Deborah DeesExecutive Assistant to the COO - Macon(478) 216-4857

Fund Development

Paula MaddoxGrants Administrator- Columbus(706) 530-2866
Debbie SmithGrants Administrator- Macon(478) 216-6355
Marcy GradyDonor Services Specialist- Columbus(706) 321.4941
Sandy HellingFund Development Specialist - Augusta(706) 621-5981
Shannon BryantEvents and Marketing Manager - Macon(478) 216-4634

Marketing & Communications

Maggie ReimerMultimedia Communications Specialist - Macon(478) 239-4899
Shannon BryantEvents and Marketing Manager - Macon(478) 216-4634


Mary HurstSr. Director of Membership - Athens(706) 621-5842
Dee Dee RiversRegional Director, Membership & Volunteer Support - Albany, Columbus(762) 208-6344
Jaci BridgesRegional Director, Membership & Volunteer Support - Athens(706) 621-6431
Kitti JacksonRegional Director, Membership & Volunteer Support - Savannah(478) 391-9794
Jade HillRegional Director, Membership & Volunteer Support - Macon(478) 216-4920
Femi WatsonRegional Director, Membership & Volunteer Support - Augusta(706) 432-1383
Tiffany CohranMembership Recruitment Manager-Albany
Christina SmithMVP Team Support Coordinator-Athens
Jennifer EllisMembership Onboarding Manager-Augusta
Eltalena FreemanMembership Onboarding Manager-Columbus
Angela CrainMembership Recruitment Manager-Columbus
Amelia BeaudryMembership Recruitment Manager-Gainesville
Ivy WestbrookMembership Onboarding Manager-Gainesville
Vicki WorkmanMembership Recruitment Manager-Macon
Lyn ThomasMembership Recruitment Manager-Macon
Susan BassMembership Support Manager-Savannah
Tamara WilliamsMembership Recruitment Manager- Albany
Cynthia GainesMembership Support Manager - Albany(229) 299-8913
Heather WilsonMembership Recruitment Manager - Savannah(912) 988-8658
Melissa ClinkMembership Support Manager - Gainesville(706) 395-8697
Samantha Ostrander Membership Recruitment Manager - Savannah
Vivian RushMembership Support Manager - Savannah
Kat McReynoldsMembership Recruitment Manager - Athens(706) 395-5951
Katie Sadler-StephensonMembership Support Manager - Athens(706) 395-5950
Bea HarrodMembership Support Manager - Macon


Betsy ConnellDirector of Program - Gainesville(470) 208-3664
Sandy WingardAsst. Director of Program-Albany
Keli BerkmanAssistant Director of Outdoor Program - Macon
Chyrisse SmithProgram Support Coordinator- Athens
Cassandra CampbellDirect Delivery- Savannah
Jami BrantleyFHQ Program & Collections Manager- First Headquarters
Kim LeslieProgram Manager-Macon
Summer NealProgram Manager - Augusta
Janna HaywoodProgram Manager - Athens(762) 728-9243

Product Program

Susan KingDirector of Product Program- Columbus
Christine BranhamProduct Sales Manager-Albany
Priscilla BrassellProduct Sales Manager-Augusta
Pam RugenProduct Sales Manager-Macon
Kristina BanksProduct Sales Manager-Savannah
Kerri CarsonProduct Sales Manger- Athens/Gainesville


Ronald Holliday Director of Properties- Macon(478) 254-9214
Teresa LairdAsst. Property Director-Athens
Carl GibbsProperty Manager/Ranger-Augusta
Bobby HoughtonAsst. Property Manager/Ranger-Augusta
Bobby LumpkinAsst. Property Manager/Ranger-Macon
Willie AllenProperty Manager/Ranger-Savannah
Ralph BassAsst. Property Manager/Ranger-Savannah

Business Operations

LaDon ShawSenior Director of Business Operations- Gainesville(470) 208-3666
Tiffany ConnollyBusiness Operations Manager
Janelle VanReenenAsst. Director of Accounting
Denise ThompsonAccounting Manager - Macon

Customer Care

Jackie RamseyCustomer Care Manager-Columbus
Lori CobbCustomer Care Specialist - Gainesville
Juliette WilliamsData Administrator - Augusta

Retail Sales

Lisa BarbreyShop Associate/Receptionist-Savannah
Stefanie MurrayShop Associate/Receptionist-Athens