Board of Directors

2018-2019 Officers

Chair
Carol Burrell, Northeast Georgia Health System

Chair Elect
Brian Rochester, Rochester & Associates

Treasurer
Glennis Barnes, Georgia Power

Vice Chair, Economic Development
David Lee, Jackson EMC

Vice Chair, Community Development
Caroline Lewallen, Jaemor Farms

Vice Chair, Education
Andi Farmer, Milton Martin Honda

Vice Chair, Marketing
Tate O’Rouke, Jackson EMC

Vice Chair, Government
Philip Wilheit, Jr., Wilheit Packaging

Vice Chair, Membership
Brett Fowler, Turner, Wood & Smith Insurance

Vice Chair, South Hall Council
Geoff Lee, Road Atlanta

Chair, VISION 2030
Phillippa Lewis Moss, Community Service Center
Elizabeth Higgins, Executive Director

Co-Chairs, HALLmark
Paul Chambers, AT&T
Mimi Collins, Longstreet Clinic
Randall Frost, Stewart, Melvin & Frost

Senior Advisor
Dixie Truelove, Truelove Family Farms

Immediate Past Chairman
Perry Barnett, CPA, Rushton

Chamber President & CEO
Kit Dunlap

2018-2019 Board of Directors

Norman Baggs, The Times
Nick Bruner, Rushton
Missy Burgess, Lanier Islands
Caitlin Collins, Mincey Marble Manufacturing
Namon Collins, Allstate Insurance
Stacey Dickson, Lake Lanier CVB
Danny Dunagan, Mayor, City of Gainesville
Dr. Suzanne Erickson, Brenau University
Terry Evans, Pinnacle Bank
Jim Grier, Mayor, City of Lula
Joy Griffin, United Way of Hall County
Richard Higgins, Chair, Hall Co. Commission
Logan Jones, Jacobs Media Corporation
Dr. John Kennedy, Lakeview Academy
Jennifer Landers, Newland Communities
David Lloyd, Liberty Utilities
Mike McGraw, PrideStaff / Ranger Mfg
J.D. Mealor, Regions Bank
Terry Merck, American Yazaki
Mike Miller, Mayor, City of Flowery Branch
Sheri Millwood, Oakwood City Council
Terry Morrisey
James Nix, Mayor, City of Clermont
Nancy Norton, The Norton Agency
Dr. Richard Oates, University of North Georgia
Bill Orr, Mayor, Town of Braselton
Dr. Ray Perren, Lanier Technical College
Michele Piucci, Peach State Bank
Josh Schlieman, Sullivan & Schlieman
Will Schofield, Hall County School System
Dr. Ed Schrader, Brenau University
Alan Schuetze, Carroll Daniel Construction
Mulham Shbeib, Mar-Jac Poultry
Sarita Madera Smith, Homestar Financial Corp
Terry Spicer, King’s Hawaiian
LTC James Spivey, Riverside Military Academy
Ahna Still, Halski Systems
Kevin Strada, The Atlanta Falcons
John Turner, Northeast Georgia Health System
Roy Turpin, Mayor, City of Gillsville
Philip Wilheit, Sr., Wilheit Packaging
Arrik Williams, Tatsumi Intermodal USA
Dr. Jeremy Williams, Gainesville City Schools
Darryl Workman, BrandBank
Mike Zeiler, Bitzer US, Inc.

2018-2019 Associate Directors

Christa Andrews, Corporate Storage, LLC
Carin Booth, Hall County Extension Service
Haley Bower, Clipper Petroleum
Chris Brown, Delta Community Credit Union
Jonathan Collins, Capstone Properties Group
Regina Dyer, Gainesville CVB
Renee Ginn, Chick-fil-A Gainesville
Dianne Hicks, Keller Williams Lanier Partners
Jay Kilroy, Willis Investment Counsel
Robyn Lynch, Lake Lanier Olympic Park
Andrew May, Atlanta Rehab & Performance
Casey Ryals, Hall County Farm Bureau Insurance
Sheila Sanchez, State Farm Insurance
Alison Smith, Bagwell Insurance Group