Chamber Business

GACCE Announces 2018-19 Executive Committee and Board Members

Tiffany Fulmer Ott  - Georgia Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives
(404) 312-0524 

The Georgia Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (GACCE) announced its 2018-19 Executive Committee and Board of Directors at their 2018 Executive Leadership Conference held at the Jekyll Island Club Hotel in Jekyll Island, GA.  The 2018-19 Executive Committee members are:

Chair – Brian Anderson, GCCE, Greater Columbus Chamber
Chair-Elect – Sue Parr, GCCE, Augusta Metro Chamber
First Vice Chair/Secretary – Ralph Staffins, III, GCCE, Covington-Newton County Chamber
Second Vice Chair/Treasurer – Cindy Williams, GCCE, Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber
Immediate Past Chair – Tommy Jennings, GCCE, Barrow County Chamber

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

     Region 1 – Rob Bradham, Greater Dalton Chamber
     Region 2 – Candace Lee, Towns County Chamber
     Region 3 – Vince DeSilva, Gwinnett Chamber
     Region 4 – Page Estes, GCCE, LaGrange-Troup County Chamber 
     Region 5 – Jim Shaw, Jackson County Area Chamber
     Region 6 – Darlene McLendon, Perry Area Chamber 
     Region 7 – Katie Moncus, Washington County Chamber
     Region 8 – Amanda Haynie, Taylor County Chamber
     Region 9 – Heath Taylor, Dublin-Laurens County Chamber 
     Region 10 – Adrienne Harrison, Bainbridge-Decatur County Chamber 
     Region 11 – Brian Marlowe, Tifton-Tift County Chamber
     Region 12 – Mandy Harrison, Darien-McIntosh County Chamber
     Permanent Appointment – Chris Clark – Georgia Chamber 
     Ex-Officio Appointment – TBA – 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 
     Stephanie Freeman, GCCE, Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber 
     Sara Ray, Douglas County Chamber 
The 2018-19 Executive Committee and Board of Directors began their term July 1, 2018.

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