Board & Staff

Mary Beth B. Brownlee

County Consulting Services Associate
Association County Commissioners of Georgia

Jennifer L. Frum

Vice President for Public Service and Outreach
University of Georgia

Aileen Harris

Training Manager
Georgia Municipal Association

Daryl Ingram

SVP & Chief External Officer
Electric Cities of Georgia, Inc.

Jamie Jordan

Director of Programs & Business Services
Technical College System of Georgia

Morgan B. Law

Chief Experience Officer
Georgia Chamber of Commerce

Lindsay Martin

Director, Global Commerce
Georgia Department of Economic Development

Alfie Meek, Ph.D.

Director, Center for Economic Development Research
Georgia Institute of Technology

Pat B. Merritt, CEcD

Vice President, Community & Economic Development
Georgia Electric Membership Corporation

Michelle Morgan

Chairman
Carroll County Board of Commissioners

Emily Poole

Regional Project Manager, Metro Atlanta
GA Dept. of Economic Development

Kay Pippin

Mayor
City of Jackson

Kristy H. Rachal

Community Development Manager
Georgia Power Company

Kevin Shea

President
Georgia Economic Developers Association (GEDA)

Ralph C. Staffins, III

President/CEO
Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce

Saralyn Stafford, CEcD, IOM

Rural Development Manager,
Carl Vinson Institute of Government
UGA Public Service & Outreach

Corinne Thornton

Director, Office of Regional Services
Georgia Department of Community Affairs

W. Cofield Widner

Director, External Affairs
Southern Company Gas