Board Members

We would be nothing without our Board.

Our Board meets on the third Monday of each month at 5:30PM in our office; the meetings are open to the public.

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

Gregg Bayard, Secretary
Co-Founder of Parallel Housing, Inc., a non-profit affordable housing developer
Athens, GA

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

Elizabeth McManus
ALT Homeowner
Office Manager, Jackson Spalding
Athens, GA

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

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

Delreey Faison
ALT Homeowner
Athens, GA

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

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

Kirrena Gallagher
Prevent Child Abuse Athens
Athens, GA

Jared Harper
Retired Teacher
Athens, GA

Brant Rackley
Real Estate Sales/Housing Inspector
Athens, Georgia

Ed Taylor
Organic Farm Owner
Clarkesville, GA

Dev Weeks
Retired Attorney, UGA Institute of Government
Athens, GA

Charley Hill
Commercial Developer
Atlanta, GA