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Board of Directors, 2021-2022

The business and property of GAE4-HYDP is managed and controlled by a board of directors. The board of directors consists of an executive board, the chairs of the nine standing committees, and six senior district directors.  More information about the board of directors can be found in our by-laws.

Executive Board

PositionNameCountyEmail
PresidentDinah RoweHeardd2rowe@uga.edu
President-ElectJeffrey BurkeState Staffjburke@uga.edu
Vice PresidentJakyn TysonEmanueljakynjen@uga.edu
Immediate Past PresidentSonya JonesPulaskisonyaj@uga.edu
TreasurerCrystal PerrySumtercrperry@uga.ed
SecretaryBrennan JacksonJonesbrennan4@uga.edu

Standing Committees

PositionNameCountyEmail
Diversity ChairErica PullenDouglasepullen@uga.edu
Diversity Chair-Elect*Randy WestCrisprrwest@uga.edu
Media ChairMegan PowellEvansmegan.powell25@uga.edu
Media Chair-Elect*Ashley CarrollTiftashleyc@uga.edu
Member Recognition ChairAdrianne CoxHarrisahcox@uga.edu
Membership Recognition Chair-Elect*Brittani LeeCobbbkelley@uga.edu
Oceans of Fun ChairAbby SmithEffinghamawsmith@uga.edu
Oceans of Fun Chair-Elect*Lauryn GilmerWaynelauryn.gilmer@uga.edu
Programs ChairApril EdwardsJacksonapriledwards@uga.edu
Programs Chair-Elect*Sam PriceHoustonsamprice@uga.edu
Professional Development ChairWanda McLocklinBarrowwandamc@uga.edu
Professional Development Chair-Elect*Brittany TeetsRockdalebteets@uga.edu
Public Relations and Information ChairOctavia JacksonLamarojackson@uga.edu
Public Relations and Information Chair-Elect*Kasey HallJasperkcreid@uga.edu
Policy and Resolution ChairJoey EllerRabunjoey.eller@uga.edu
Policy and Resolution Chair-Elect*Vacant
Research and Evaluation ChairRebekah GreeneTattnallbowen1@uga.edu
Research and Evaluation Chair-Elect*Allie GrinerGordonallie.griner@uga.edu

District Directors

DistrictNameCountyEmail
Northeast Senior DirectorKelle AshleyOconeeksashley@uga.edu
Northeast Junior Director*Cassandra Weston-HainsworthWaltoncrh1129@uga.edu
Northwest Senior DirectorLeah WooddallSpaldinglwooddal@uga.edu
Northwest Junior Director*Ashley HarmonMeriwetheraedavis@uga.edu
Southeast Senior DirectorLauryn GilmerWaynelauryn.gilmer@uga.edu
Southeast Junior Director*Billie Ann KingPiercebbirchal@uga.edu
Southwest Senior DirectorAshley CarrollTiftashleyc@uga.edu
Southwest Junior Director*Christina GarnerStewartchristina.garner25@uga.edu
State Staff Senior DirectorCourtney BrownState Staffcourtms@uga.edu
State Staff Junior Director*Matt HammonsState Staffmhammons@uga.edu
Life Member Senior DirectorRoyce JamesRetiree
Life Member Junior Director*Shirley WilliamsonRetiree

*Indicates a non-voting position on the GAE4-HYDP Board of Directors