Board Members

Our Board meets on the third Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in our office. Meetings are open to the public.

Lara Mathes, President
Planner, UGA Architects Office
Athens, GA

Kirrena Gallagher, Vice-President
Prevent Child Abuse Athens
Athens, GA

Darren Ash
Executive Director, Common Wealth Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

Gloria Bizzle
ALT Homeowner
Retired, University of Georgia
Athens, GA

Delreey Faison
ALT Homeowner
Athens, GA

Willa Fambrough
Baker, ICookieForYou
Athens, GA

Elizabeth Gavrilles
Outreach Coordinator for UGA Riverbasin Center, College of Environment & Design
University of Georgia
Athens, GA

Jared Harper
Retired Teacher
Athens, GA


Alfie (R. Alfred) Vick, Secretary
UGA Professor, Landscape Architecture
Athens, GA

Nancy Stangle, Treasurer
Co-founder and Emerita Director of Athens Land Trust
Athens, GA

Charley Hill
Commercial Developer
Atlanta, GA

Angela Johnson
ALT Homeowner
Manager at Chick Fil-A
Athens, GA

Dan Lorentz
Former State Legislative Policy Analyst
Athens, GA

Brant Rackley
Real Estate Sales/Housing Inspector
Athens, Georgia

Ed Taylor
Organic Farm Owner
Clarkesville, GA

Donna Thurman
Retired, Hill Chapel Baptist Church Community Garden participant
Athens, GA