Board of Directors

Executive Committee 2019

Rachel Eggleston

Past President
Dorothy Glisson


President Elect
Evan Brower

Evan is a Screven County High School graduate and went on to graduate from Georgia Southern University. He is the co-owner of Brower Tire Store Co




Bridget Gordon


Board of Directors:

Jenny Daley

Jenny graduated high school in Germany and attended business school and apprenticeship afterwards. She then came to the states and attended the College of Charleston. Jenny is a licensed financial representative at Consolidated Planning, Inc.
Lisa Guidos

Lisa attended Screven County High School and graduated from Oscoda Area High School in MI. She furthered her studies at Wayne Community College and is now the owner of Victory Garden General Store.
James Kirkland

James is a Screven County High School graduate and went on to study business at Paine College. He is a long time employee of Georgia Pacific.

Paul Patel 

Paul M. Patel grew up in Vance County,NC and attended public school there. His parents owned a 22 room independent property, in which he learned every aspect of the business. He is a lifelong member of AAHOA (Asian-American Hotel Owners Assoc.). He has been married for 17 years to the lovely Sejal Patel, and they have two wonderful children, Josh and Diya Patel. Prior to his marriage, he attended North Carolina State University. Also, Partnered with his father in a Comfort Inn property.  He and his wife operate the Sylvania Inn motel located in Sylvania, Ga. 
Craig Lariscy
Chris Griner
Wes Winthrow

Executive Director:
Grace Waits

Lifetime Members:

Dorothy Glisson
Craig Lariscy
Agnes Tebeau