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
County Coordinator for Oglethorpe County Family Connection
Athens, GA

Darren Ash
Executive Director, Common Wealth Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

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

Jared Bybee
Director of Thinc UGA
Athens, GA

Willa Fambrough
Baker, ICookieForYou
Athens, GA

Elizabeth Gavrilles
Research Communications Coordinator, UGA Odum School of Ecology
Athens, GA

Charley Hill
Commercial Developer
Atlanta, GA

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

Dan Lorentz, Secretary
Former State Legislative Policy Analyst
Athens, GA

Rosetta Kelley
Evergreen Coordinator for Arbor Terrace of Athens
ALT Homeowner
Athens, GA

Eric Orbock
Executive Director, UGA Real Estate Foundation
Athens, GA

Ed Taylor
Organic Farm Owner
Clarkesville, GA

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

Sarah Yates Sutherland
Retired, Vice President of Silverman Construction Program Management
Wholesome Wave Georgia Board of Directors, President
Athens, GA