GACCE Announces 2015-16 Executive Committee and Board Members

GACCE Announces 2015-16 Executive Committee and Board Members


The Georgia Association of
Chamber of Commerce Executives

is proud to announce its 2015-16 Executive Committee:

Chair – Yulonda Darden Beauford, GCCE, Clayton County Chamber
Chair-Elect – Daniel Jackson, GCCE, Carroll County Chamber
First Vice Chair/Secretary – Tommy Jennings, Barrow County Chamber
Second Vice Chair/Treasurer – Brian Anderson, GCCE, Greater Columbus Chamber
Immediate Past Chair – Dinah Rowe, GCCE, Chatsworth-Eton-Murray County Chamber

GACCE has also placed the following members on its Board of Directors:

Region 1 – Denise Duncan, Pickens County Chamber
Region 2 – Christie Haynes, Dawson County Chamber
Region 3 – Stephanie Snodgrass, Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber
Region 4 – Lori Showalter Smith, GCCE, Thomaston-Upson County Chamber
Region 5 – Bob Hughes, Madison-Morgan County Chamber
Region 6 – Roddie Anne Blackwell, Eatonton-Putnam Chamber
Region 7 – Sue Parr, GCCE, Augusta Metro Chamber
Region 7 – Tammy Shepherd, GCCE, Columbia County Chamber
Region 8 – Angela Smith, Sumter County Chamber
Region 9 – Keri Crosby, Baxley-Appling County Chamber
Region 10 – Kyle Kornegay, Blakely-Early County Chamber
Region 11 – Eva Byrd, Waycross-Ware County Chamber
Region 12 – Mandy Harrison, Darien-McIntosh County Chamber
Permanent Appointment – Chris Clark – Georgia Chamber
Ex-Officio Appointment – Saralyn Stafford – Georgia DCA
Ex-Officio Appointment – Mary Ellen McClanahan – GDEcD
Ex-Officio Appointment – Kevin Shea – GEDA

The following members were also placed on the Board to fill one-year appointments at the discretion of the GACCE Chair:

April Bragg, Robins Regional Chamber
Katerina Taylor, DeKalb Chamber
Cindy Williams, Blairsville-Union County Chamber

The 2015-16 Executive Committee and Board of Directors began their term July 1, 2015.

The GACCE Board of Directors were officially announced during the association’s 2015 Executive Leadership Conference at Jekyll Island Club Hotel held last week.

GACCE is the professional society of chamber executives and staff. The mission of GACCE is to educate, engage, and empower chamber professionals.