January 2020 GEDA Legislative Event

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM (EST)
Georgia State Capitol
206 Washington Street SW
Atlanta, GA 30334
* Registration open until 1/23/20 at 12:00 AM ()EST)

Event Details

Program

We will host a breakfast for our State Legislators from 7:30-9:00 in CAP 216, then have State political leaders come and talk with GEDA members in CAP 450; afterwards, we will have a photograph with Governor Brian Kemp on the second floor, north-wing steps of the capitol.

Invite your legislators to come and have a Chick-fil-A biscuit, coffee and shake a few hands.

Parking

Parking at the Georgia State Capitol can be purchased at the locations indicated at this link, https://gba.georgia.gov/general-public-parking.

January 2020 Event Pricing

 
Early Registration
Regular Registration
Late Registration
Dates
Until 12/31/2019
1/1/2020-1/17/2020
1/18/2020-1/28/2020
Member Pricing
$40.00
$45.00
$50.00
Non-member Pricing
$55.00
$60.00
$65.00
You can also purchase 10 event 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
Albert M. Hodge Jr
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Albert M. Hodge Jr President Hodge Consulting Services
Alex Jones
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Alex Jones Project Manager Georgia Department of Economic Development
Amanda Fields
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Amanda Fields Sr. Project Manager, Region 4 Georgia Department of Economic Development
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
Anna Chafin
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Anna Chafin Chief Executive Officer Development Authority of Bryan County
Anna Hurt
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Anna Hurt Regional Project Manager - EIRR Georgia Department of Economic Development
Barbara Fiedor
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Barbara Fiedor Georgia Department of Economic Development
Barbara Grogan
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Barbara Grogan Executive Director Moultrie-Colquitt County Development Authority
Barbara Rivera Holmes
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Barbara Rivera Holmes President & CEO Albany Area Chamber of Commerce
Beka Shiver
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Beka Shiver Economic Development Southwest GA Regional Commission
Benjy Thompson
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Benjy Thompson CEO Development Authority of Bulloch County
BJ Martin
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BJ Martin Economic Development Manager Pond & Company
Bob White
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Bob White Executive Director Development Authority of Butts County
Brandt Herndon
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Brandt Herndon Chief Executive Officer Effingham County Industrial Development Authority
Brian Sillitto
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Brian Sillitto Executive Vice President of Economic Development Greater Columbus Georgia Chamber of Commerce
Brittany Bullock
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Brittany Bullock Business Services Manager Technical College System of Georgia
Brittany Holtzclaw
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Brittany Holtzclaw Project Manager Georgia Department of Economic Development
Brooke Perez
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Brooke Perez Community and Economic Development Manager Georgia Power Company
Candice Scott
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Candice Scott Region 6 Project Manager - ESB Georgia Department of Economic Development
Carmen Denise Cole
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Carmen Denise Cole Director of Administration & Finance Liberty County Development Authority
Charlie Moseley
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Charlie Moseley Business Recruitment Director Georgia Power Company
Chris Abree
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Chris Abree United Consulting
Chris G. Pumphrey
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Chris G. Pumphrey Executive Director Douglas County Economic Development Authority
Christie Gribble
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Christie Gribble Executive Director Fannin County Development Authority
Chuck Scragg III
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Chuck Scragg III County Administrator & EDA Executive Director Long County Development Authority
Daniel McRae
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Daniel McRae Partner Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Daphane Simmons
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Daphane Simmons Small Business Development & Liaison National & Community Service
Darrell Moore
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Darrell Moore Executive Director Valdosta State University
David  Dietrichs
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David Dietrichs Associate Miller & Martin PLLC
David W. Bernd
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David W. Bernd Vice President of Economic Development Select Newton
Dell Keith
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Dell Keith Executive Director Wayne County Industrial Development Authority
Donna Armstrong-Lackey
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Donna Armstrong-Lackey Director of Community Engagement University of West Georgia
Dwayne Dye
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Dwayne Dye Director of Economic Development Hart County Industrial Building Authority
EJane Caraway
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EJane Caraway Director of Special Projects Georgia Department of Economic Development
Elizabeth McLean
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Elizabeth McLean Georgia Department of Economic Development
Eric McDonald
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Eric McDonald President/CEO Haralson County Chamber of Commerce
Fernanda Kirchner
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Fernanda Kirchner Project Manager, International Investment Georgia Department of Economic Development
Garrett Wiley
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Garrett Wiley VP of Business Development Garrard Group
Ginny Blakeney
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Ginny Blakeney Executive Director Development Authority of Pike County
Glenn Durrence
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Glenn Durrence Project Manager Thomas & Hutton
Grant C. Buckley
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Grant C. Buckley Executive Director Cordele-Crisp County IDC
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 Candler County Industrial Authority
Heath Tippens
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Heath Tippens Vice President Cherokee Office of Economic Development
Illya S. Copeland
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Illya S. Copeland Executive Director Murray County Industrial Development Authority
J.R. Charles
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J.R. Charles Vice President of Economic Development Carroll Tomorrow
Jacquelyn E Truelove
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Jacquelyn E Truelove President White County Chamber of Commerce
Jamie Jordan
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Jamie Jordan High Demand Career Initiative Program Manager Technical College System of Georgia
Janet Cochran
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Janet Cochran Project Manager Center for Rural Prosperity and Innovation
Jessica Hood
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Jessica Hood Director of Economic Development and Existing Ind. Effingham County Industrial Development Authority
Joan Young
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Joan Young Economic Development J. Young Consulting
Jody Reeves
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Jody Reeves Executive Director Georgia Association for Career & Technical Education
John A. Henry
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John A. Henry President Douglas-Coffee County Economic Development Authority
Jonathan Lupo
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Jonathan Lupo Director, Business Development Douglas County Economic Development Authority
Joshua B. Stephens
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Joshua B. Stephens Director, Project Management Metro Atlanta Chamber
Justin Farquhar
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Justin Farquhar Project Manager Development Authority of Bryan County
Justin Strickland
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Justin Strickland President Albany-Dougherty Economic Development Commission
Kara Keene Cooper
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Kara Keene Cooper Economic Development Project Manager Atlanta Beltline, Inc.
Kathy Oxford
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Kathy Oxford Executive Director Barnesville-Lamar Industrial Development Authority
Keith Barclift
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Keith Barclift Economic Development Director Catoosa County
Keith Ziobron
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Keith Ziobron Principal Engineer Cardno, Inc.
Kelly  McLendon
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Kelly McLendon Manager of Member Services Georgia Economic Developers Association
Kent W. Sanford
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Kent W. Sanford Executive Director Greater Gilmer Joint Development Authortity
Keri Crosby Orvin
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Keri Crosby Orvin Executive Director Development Authority of Appling County
Kevin Brown Esq.
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Kevin Brown Esq. Partner Seyfarth Shaw LLP
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
Kevin Shea
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Kevin Shea President Georgia Economic Developers Association
Kristen Miller
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Kristen Miller Georgia Department of Economic Development
Kristi Brigman
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Kristi Brigman Senior Project Manager, Corporate & Cyber Georgia Department of Economic Development
Kyle Fletcher
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Kyle Fletcher Executive Director Thomaston-Upson IDA
Linda Mosely
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Linda Mosely CEO 365 Degree Total Marketing
Madison Hopkins
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Madison Hopkins Project Manager Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce
Maggie Reenstra
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Maggie Reenstra Coweta-Fayette EMC
Mandy Underwood
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Mandy Underwood Executive Director Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce
Matt Carter
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Matt Carter Executive Director Pierce County Industrial Development Authority
Matthew Thomas
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Matthew Thomas Economic Development Manager City of Alpharetta
Megan Baker
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Megan Baker Vice President Fayette County Development Authority
Meghan Duke
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Meghan Duke Economic Development Director West Point Development Authority
Melissa Phillips
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Melissa Phillips Business Development Manager Pond & Company
Melvin Everson
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Melvin Everson Director, Business and Industry Training Gwinnett Technical College
Mercy Montgomery
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Mercy Montgomery City of Sugar Hill
Michelle Shaw
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Michelle Shaw Asst Dir. Existing Industry & Regional Recruitment Georgia Department of Economic Development
Mill Graves
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Mill Graves Director, Economic Development Electric Cities of Georgia
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
Patrick Topping
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Patrick Topping Consultant Metro Power Incorporated
Ralph L. Forbes
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Ralph L. Forbes Vice President/Regional Director Thomas & Hutton Engineering Company
Ray Cheek
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Ray Cheek Member Relations Coordinator Snapping Shoals EMC
Robert Long
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Robert Long VP of Economic Development Forsyth County Chamber/Forward Forsyth
Ryan Waldrep
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Ryan Waldrep President Dublin-Laurens County Development Authority
Sam Young
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Sam Young Director of Economic Development Greene County
Samuel A. Stiteler
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Samuel A. Stiteler Director of Business Development MetroPower, Inc.
Sarah Carnes
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Sarah Carnes Research Analyst Georgia Power
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
Sean Mikula
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Sean Mikula Chief Executive Officer POWER 10 Capital Campaigns
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
Shannon Ferguson
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Shannon Ferguson Executive Director Dahlonega Downtown Development Authority
Spencer Hogg
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Spencer Hogg Economic Development Project Manager Northwest Georgia Joint Development Authority
Stella Xu
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Stella Xu Global Commerce Georgia Department of Economic Development
Stephanie Aylworth
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Stephanie Aylworth Downtown Development Manager Georgia Municipal Association
Stephen Adams
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Stephen Adams Acting Executive Director Macon-Bibb County Industrial Authority
Sunny Cavan Anderson
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Sunny Cavan Anderson Project Manager Georgia Department of Economic Development
Tammy Caudell
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Tammy Caudell Business Development Carroll Daniel Construction Co.
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
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
Yoonie Kim
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Yoonie Kim Project Manager Georgia Department of Economic Development
13 Other Registered Attendees

For More Information:

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

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