GEDA 2019 April Luncheon

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Monday, April 15, 2019
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM (EDT)
Renaissance Midtown Atlanta
866 West Peachtree Street Northwest
Atlanta, GA 30309
United States
* Registration open until 4/10/19 at 11:59 PM ()EDT)

Event Details

This event is sold out.  If you would like to be placed on the wait list please email Kelly McLendon at kmclendon@georgia.org.  She will notify you if a seat becomes available.

Program

GEDA welcomes Governor Brian Kemp 

Parking

Valet parking available for $18.00.

Additional parking in the vicinity can be located HERE.

April 2019 Event Pricing

  Early Registration Regular Registration Late Registration
Dates Until 3/31/2019 4/1/2019-4/10/2019 4/11/2019-4/15/2019
Member Pricing $40.00 $45.00 $50.00
Non-member Pricing $55.00 $60.00 $65.00

You can also purchase table that includes 10 tickets for $400.00. You can choose this option when you are registering online.

CANCELLATION, REFUND and NO-SHOW POLICY

·A registrant who does not submit a written cancellation, or attend the luncheon, is considered a "No Show.”No-Shows are not eligible for refunds or credits, and are still liable for outstanding balances.Those who are ill and have a doctor’s excuse or a death in the family will be excused.

·Substitutions will be accepted at any time.

·There will be no refunds or credits for cancellations after the close of business (5 p.m.) on seven days prior the event.

·All cancellation requests must be received in writing (email or hard copy) and must be received by the stated cancellation deadline.

·Refund requests must include the name of the attendee.

·When possible, refunds will be credited back to the original credit card used for payment.

·For those who have registered and choose the bill me or pay by check option you are still subject to the refund policy

Adela Kelley
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Adela Kelley Regional Senior Project Manager-EIR Georgia Department of Economic Development
Alex Holbrook
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Alex Holbrook Vice President POND
Alvin Nash
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Alvin Nash Executive Director Development Authority of Fulton County
Amanda Shailendra
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Amanda Shailendra The Pendleton Group
Amity Farrar
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Amity Farrar Executive Vice President POWER 10 Capital Campaigns
Amy A. Carter
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Amy A. Carter Deputy Commissioner for Rural Development Georgia Department of Economic Development
Andrea Schruijer
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Andrea Schruijer Executive Director Valdosta-Lowndes County Development Authority
Andrea Taylor
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Andrea Taylor CEO Hazlehurst-Jeff Davis Chamber & JDA
Ann Sechrist
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Ann Sechrist Director - Economic Development Gwinnett Technical College
Anna Chafin
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Anna Chafin Chief Executive Officer Development Authority of Bryan County
Anna Hensley
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Anna Hensley OneGeorgia Executive Director Georgia Department of Community Affairs
Anna Hurt
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Anna Hurt Regional Project Manager - EIRR Georgia Department of Economic Development
Ashley Morris Varnum
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Ashley Morris Varnum Senior Project Manager Georgia Department of Economic Development
B.J. Walker
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B.J. Walker Executive Director Development Authority of Peach County
Barbara Grogan
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Barbara Grogan Executive Director Sumter County Development Authority
Barbara Wall
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Barbara Wall Administrator Georgia Department of Education
Bernard van der Lande
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Bernard van der Lande Managing Partner Tula Executive Search
Bert Brantley
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Bert Brantley Chief Operating Officer Georgia Department of Economic Development
Betsy McGriff
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Betsy McGriff Director of Economic Development Dawson County Chamber of Commerce
Blair Westmoreland
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Blair Westmoreland Manager, Credits & Incentives Deloitte Tax LLP
Bob Hughes
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Bob Hughes President & Economic Development Director Madison-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce
Brandon Ashley
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Brandon Ashley Commercial/Industrial Marketing Representative Jackson EMC
Brandon Stooksbury
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Brandon Stooksbury Key Accounts Executive Central Georgia EMC
Brandt Herndon
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Brandt Herndon Chief Executive Officer Effingham County Industrial Development Authority
Brenda Robbins
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Brenda Robbins Senior Project Manager Georgia Power Company
Brian Cardoza
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Brian Cardoza Senior Vice President Rooker
Brian D. Anderson
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Brian D. Anderson President & CEO Greater Columbus Georgia Chamber of Commerce
Brian Sillitto
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Brian Sillitto Executive Vice President of Economic Development Greater Columbus Georgia Chamber of Commerce
Brittany Holtzclaw
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Brittany Holtzclaw Project Manager Georgia Department of Economic Development
Brock Smith
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Brock Smith Director, Office of State Economic Development Georgia Department of Community Affairs
Brooks Mathis
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Brooks Mathis Vice President, Economic Development The Pendleton Group
Camila Knowles
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Camila Knowles Senior Vice President & Counsel Cornerstone Government Affairs
Caroline Davis
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Caroline Davis Economic Development Specialist City of Sandy Springs
Charles Ezelle
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Charles Ezelle Regional Director Thomas & Hutton Engineering Company
Charlie Moseley
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Charlie Moseley Business Recruitment Director Georgia Power Company
Chris Chammoun
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Chris Chammoun Division Director Georgia Department of Economic Development
Chris G. Pumphrey
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Chris G. Pumphrey Executive Director Douglas County Econmic Development Authority
Christie Sims
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Christie Sims Vice President Hayes, James & Associates, Inc.
Christopher Nunn
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Christopher Nunn Commissioner Georgia Department of Community Affairs
Chuck Scragg III
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Chuck Scragg III County Administrator & EDA Executive Director Long County Development Authority
Clay Wells
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Clay Wells Vice President-Business Development Schuff Steel Co.
Corinne Thornton
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Corinne Thornton Director, Office of Regional Services Georgia Department of Community Affairs
Dana Brewer
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Dana Brewer Director of Research Georgia Department of Economic Development
Danetha Belk
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Danetha Belk Client, Community and Partner Relations Manager Georgia Department of Economic Development
Daniel Dobbins
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Daniel Dobbins Project Managers Georgia Department of Economic Development
Daniel Jackson
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Daniel Jackson President/CEO Carroll Tomorrow
Daniel Martin
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Daniel Martin Director of Economic Development Georgia Mountains Regional Commission
Daniel McRae
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Daniel McRae Partner Seyfarth Shaw LLP
David  Dietrichs
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David Dietrichs Associate Miller & Martin PLLC
David Denison
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David Denison Project Manager Georgia EMC
David Nuckolls
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David Nuckolls Associate Director, Operations Georgia Department of Economic Development
David W. Bernd
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David W. Bernd Vice President of Economic Development Covington/Newton County Economic Development
Dawn Malin
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Dawn Malin President & CEO McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority
Dessa Morris
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Dessa Morris Economic Development Coordinator Development Authority of Walton County
Dorian Debarr
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Dorian Debarr Decide DeKalb Development Authority
Doris Metcalfe Coleman
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Doris Metcalfe Coleman Chief Admin. Officer/Compliance Mgr. Development Authority of Fulton County
Ed Nelson
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Ed Nelson Decide DeKalb Development Authority
EJane Caraway
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EJane Caraway Director of Special Projects Georgia Department of Economic Development
Emily Poole
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Emily Poole Georgia Department of Economic Development
Eric Johnson
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Eric Johnson President North Avenue Capital
Erica Rocker-Wills
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Erica Rocker-Wills Senior Business Development Manager Development Authority of Clayton County
F.J. Fenn
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F.J. Fenn Executive Director ECS Southeast, LLP
Fernanda Kirchner
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Fernanda Kirchner Project Manager, International Investment Georgia Department of Economic Development
Frank Ginn
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Frank Ginn Executive Director Madison County Industrial Develop and Building Authority
Frank Turner Jr.
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Frank Turner Jr. Partner Greer, Stansfield & Turner, LLP
Garrett Wiley
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Garrett Wiley Business Development Manager Jackson EMC
Ginny Blakeney
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Ginny Blakeney Executive Director Development Authority of Pike County
Grant C. Buckley
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Grant C. Buckley Executive Director Cordele-Crisp County IDC
Greg Icard
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Greg Icard Vice-President Moultrie Colquitt County Development Authority
Greg Torre
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Greg Torre Deputy Commissioner - Marketing & Communications Georgia Department of Economic Development
Greg Wright
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Greg Wright Sr. Director, Community & Economic Development Coweta-Fayette EMC
Hank Evans
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Hank Evans Sr Project Manager Georgia Department of Economic Development
Hannah M. Mullins
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Hannah M. Mullins Executive Director Development Authority of Banks County
Harold Coffey
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Harold Coffey Project Manager Georgia Power Company
Harrison W Fidler
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Harrison W Fidler Business Development Manager Mr.
Heath Tippens
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Heath Tippens Vice President Cherokee Office of Economic Development
Heather Bruno
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Heather Bruno Business Development Diversified Resource Group
Heather Seckman
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Heather Seckman Director, Economic Development Rome Floyd Chamber
Illya S. Copeland
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Illya S. Copeland Executive Director Murray County Industrial Development Authority
J. Maceo Rogers
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J. Maceo Rogers Director of Economic Development City of East Point
J.R. Charles
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J.R. Charles Vice President of Economic Development Carroll Tomorrow
Jacqueline Rohosky
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Jacqueline Rohosky Assistant Commissioner, Economic Development Progr Georgia Quick Start
James Touchton
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James Touchton Economic Development Director City of Stockbridge
Jan Melcher
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Jan Melcher Executive Director Georgia Quick Start
Janie Williamson
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Janie Williamson Sales Manager AHI Corporate Housing
Jassy Ji
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Jassy Ji Georgia Department of Economic Development
Jayson Johnston
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Jayson Johnston Executive Director Development Authority of Washington County
Jeff Noles
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Jeff Noles Director, Key Accounts Georgia EMC
Jennifer Nelson
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Jennifer Nelson Public Service Assistant The University of Georgia - Carl Vinson Institute of Government
Jessica Hood
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Jessica Hood Director of Economic Development and Existing Ind. Effingham County Industrial Development Authority
Joanie Perry
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Joanie Perry Division Director, Community Finance Division Georgia Department of Community Affairs
John Brock
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John Brock Vice President of Business Development Edwards Construction Services, Inc.
John Drake
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John Drake Vice President-Business Development Pattillo Construction Corp.
John Gornall
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John Gornall Partner Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
Jon Williams
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Jon Williams W&A Engineering
Jonathan Lupo
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Jonathan Lupo Director, Business Development Douglas County Economic Development Authority
Jonathan Pannell
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Jonathan Pannell Partner Gray Pannell & Woodward LLP
Joseph Huntemann
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Joseph Huntemann Project Manager Georgia Department of Economic Development
Joshua B. Stephens
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Joshua B. Stephens Director, Project Management Metro Atlanta Chamber
Judith Sherling
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Judith Sherling Executive Director Dev Auth Jeffersonville Twiggs
Justin Farquhar
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Justin Farquhar Project Manager Development Authority of Bryan County
Justin Greer
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Justin Greer Director of Economic Development W&A Engineering
Karim Ajani
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Karim Ajani
Kathy Knowles
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Kathy Knowles Executive Director Development Authority of Heard County
Kathy Oxford
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Kathy Oxford Executive Director Barnesville-Lamar Industrial Development Authority
Kevin Dodson
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Kevin Dodson Georgia Department of Economic Development
Kevin Ellis
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Kevin Ellis Executive Director Bacon County Development Authority
Kim D. Melhouse
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Kim D. Melhouse Senior Business Development Manager Tiernan & Patrylo, Inc.
Kim David
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Kim David Vice President of Economic Development Oconee Fall Line Technical College
Kimberly Carter
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Kimberly Carter Director Office of Economic Development Georgia Department of Community Affairs
Kristy Rachal
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Kristy Rachal Community Development Manager Georgia Power Company
Kyle Fletcher
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Kyle Fletcher Executive Director Thomaston-Upson IDA
Lauren Price
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Lauren Price Project Manager Georgia EMC
Leah Boss
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Leah Boss Brent Scarbrough & Company, Inc.
Lee Chapman
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Lee Chapman Vice President, Marketing,Member Services, and Gov Jackson EMC
Lenzy Kyle Hood
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Lenzy Kyle Hood Division Director, Community Development Georgia Department of Community Affairs
Lindsay Martin
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Lindsay Martin Director, Existing Industry & Regional Recruitment Georgia Department of Economic Development
Lisa Smart
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Lisa Smart Executive Director Berrien County Chamber of Commerce & Development Authority
Lonnie Smallwood
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Lonnie Smallwood Senior Project Manager Georgia EMC
Madison Roesel
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Madison Roesel Vice President of Sales and Marketing The Sack Company
Maggie Laton
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Maggie Laton Project Manager Georgia Department of Economic Development
Marina Ovtsynova
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Marina Ovtsynova
Marion Phillips
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Marion Phillips Senior Research Analyst Georgia Power Company
Mark Bond
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Mark Bond President Hayes, James & Associates, Inc.
Mark Goodman
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Mark Goodman Director of Economic & Talent Development Gas South
Mark Wright
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Mark Wright Broker | Principal Tiernan & Patrylo, Inc.
Marva Bryan
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Marva Bryan Accounting Manager/Tax Incentive Anal Development Authority of Fulton County
Matt Carter
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Matt Carter Executive Director Pierce County Industrial Development Authority
Matt Dunagin
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Matt Dunagin Thomas & Hutton Engineering Company
Matt Forshee
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Matt Forshee Regional Manager, Community & Economic Devleopment Georgia Power Company
Matthew Gambill
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Matthew Gambill Director of Business Development ShawHankins
Megan Baker
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Megan Baker Project Manager Fayette County Development Authority
Meghan Duke
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Meghan Duke Economic Development Director West Point Development Authority
Melissa Kendrick
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Melissa Kendrick President/CEO Development Authority of Polk County
Melvin Everson
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Melvin Everson Director, Business and Industry Training Gwinnett Technical College
Michelle Nguyen
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Michelle Nguyen Director Athens-Clarke County Economic Development
Michelle Shaw
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Michelle Shaw Asst Dir. Existing Industry & Regional Recruitment Georgia Department of Economic Development
Mike  Fisher
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Mike Fisher Environmental Department Manager Terracon
Misti Martin
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Misti Martin President Cherokee Office of Economic Development
Mitchell Griggs
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Mitchell Griggs Executive Director Union County Development Authority
Molly Olson
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Molly Olson Executive Director Development Authority of Burke County
Morgan Law
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Morgan Law Director, Georgia Travel Association Georgia Chamber of Commerce
Morris Jordan
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Morris Jordan Chairman Development Authority of Walton County
Nico Wijnberg
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Nico Wijnberg Director, International Investment Team Georgia Department of Economic Development
Nicole Ward
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Nicole Ward President/CEO Cochran-Bleckley Industrial Development Authority
Page Estes
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Page Estes President LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce
Paige Gilchrist
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Paige Gilchrist Executive Director Mitchell County Development Authority
Pamela Griffin
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Pamela Griffin Director, Corporate/Customized Contract Training O Georgia Quick Start
Pat Merritt
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Pat Merritt Vice President, Community & Economic Development Georgia EMC
Patrick Topping
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Patrick Topping Consultant Topping Economic Development Consulting
Paul Roesel
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Paul Roesel President The Sack Company
Philip Gregory Weatherly
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Philip Gregory Weatherly Director of Business Development Walton Gas
Pricilla Gallogly
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Pricilla Gallogly Marketing Coordinator W&A Engineering
Ralph L. Forbes
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Ralph L. Forbes Vice President/Regional Director Thomas & Hutton Engineering Company
Ralph Staffins III
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Ralph Staffins III President / CEO Covington Newton County Chamber
Randall Toussaint
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Randall Toussaint Global Commerce Georgia Department of Economic Development
Ray Cheek
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Ray Cheek Member Relations Coordinator Snapping Shoals EMC
Rebecca Jordan
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Rebecca Jordan Associate Project Manager Metro Atlanta Chamber
Rebecca Shirley
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Rebecca Shirley Executive Director Development Authority of Lumpkin County
Rebecca White
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Rebecca White Executive Director Randolph County Development Authority
Rick Story
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Rick Story Director of Development Development Authority of Rabun County
Robert J. Shaw
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Robert J. Shaw Chairman Development Authority of Fulton County
Robert Long
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Robert Long VP of Economic Development Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce
Rusty Haygood
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Rusty Haygood Deputy Commissioner
Ryan Waldrep
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Ryan Waldrep President Georgia Department of Economic Development
Sabrina Kirkland
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Sabrina Kirkland Business Development Development Authority of Fulton County
Sarah Carnes
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Sarah Carnes Research Analyst Georgia Power Company
Scott Dreas
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Scott Dreas Regional Director BRPH Architects-Engineers, Inc
Scott McMurray
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Scott McMurray Deputy Commissioner Georgia Department of Economic Development
Sean McMillan
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Sean McMillan Director, Office of Economic Development The University of Georgia
Serra Phillips Hall
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Serra Phillips Hall Senior Project Manager Newton/Covington Economic Development Office
Seth Coker
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Seth Coker Director or Government and External Relations Georgia Department of Community Affairs
Shaun Dodson
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Shaun Dodson Senior Site Design Specialist Georgia EMC
Shirlynn Brownell
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Shirlynn Brownell Director of Economic Development City of Brookhaven
Stella Xu
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Stella Xu Global Commerce Georgia Department of Economic Development
Stephanie Dammen-Morrell
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Stephanie Dammen-Morrell Director of Marketing & Business Development Hussey Gay Bell
Stephanie Davis
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Stephanie Davis Client Development Manager Terracon Consultants, Inc.
Stephen Adams
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Stephen Adams Acting Executive Director Macon-Bibb County Industrial Authority
Steven Hendrix
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Steven Hendrix Director of Economic Development Southern Crescent Technical College
Sunny Cavan Anderson
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Sunny Cavan Anderson Project Manager Georgia Department of Economic Development
Sydne Smith
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Sydne Smith Director of Government Relations and Policy Georgia Department of Economic Development
Taylor Kielty
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Taylor Kielty Project Manager Georgia Department of Economic Development
Taylor Walden
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Taylor Walden Project Manager, Rural Initiatives Georgia Department of Economic Development
Terry Schwindler
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Terry Schwindler Economic Development Director Putnam Development Authority
Terry Smith
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Terry Smith Director-Business Development Geotechnical & Environmental Consultants, Inc.
Thomas Croteau
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Thomas Croteau Development Advisors (DAI)
Thomas Harrold Jr
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Thomas Harrold Jr Member Miller & Martin PLLC
Tiffany Holmes
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Tiffany Holmes Director Brooks County Development Authority
Tim Evans
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Tim Evans Vice President - Economic Development Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce
Tim Martin
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Tim Martin Executive Director Stephens County Development Authority
Tina Herring
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Tina Herring Regional Project Manager Georgia Department of Economic Development
Tonya Powers
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Tonya Powers Economic Developer Franklin County Industrial Building Authority
Toyasha Vaughn
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Toyasha Vaughn Project Manager Decide DeKalb Development Authority
Tracey Ussery
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Tracey Ussery Research Analyst Georgia Power Company
Trae Westmoreland
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Trae Westmoreland President Coweta County Development Authority
Triana Arnold Jones
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Triana Arnold Jones
Trip Tollison
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Trip Tollison President/CEO Savannah Economic Development Authority
Tyler  Garrison
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Tyler Garrison Project Manager Macon-Bibb County Industrial Authority
Vance Smith
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Vance Smith Associate POND
Wade Johnson
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Wade Johnson Business Development Manager Jackson EMC
Walter Farrell
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Walter Farrell Business Recruitment & Strategy Director Georgia Power Company
William Wade
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William Wade
Yvonne Williams
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Yvonne Williams Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce
40 Other Registered Attendees

Agenda

April 15
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM Registration Open
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Networking
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch and Program

For More Information:

Kelly  McLendon
Kelly McLendon
CAE Manager of Member Services Georgia Economic Developers Association (404)962-4110

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