Leadership Directory

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Executive Board

Jennifer Jones
Jennifer Jones
Professional School Counselor East Coweta High School (770)254-2850
President
Chon Hester
Chon Hester
Coordinator of Advisement and Counseling Services Henry County School District (470)585-6159
President Elect
Maria Grovner
Maria Grovner
School Counselor Coordinator Atlanta Public School District (404)802-2642
Immediate Past President
Laura Spencer
Laura Spencer
School Counselor Ivy Creek Elementary School (678)714-3668
Secretary (Term Ends June 2021)
Kathryn Sadowski
Kathryn Sadowski
School Counselor Brunswick High School (912)267-4200x6201
Treasurer (Term Ends June 2022)
Brent Henderson
Brent Henderson
Ph.D., NCC, NCSC Coordinator of Advisement and Counseling Gwinnett County School District (678)301-7372
Parliamentarian (Term Ends June 2021)
Beth Ruff
Beth Ruff
Professional School Counselor Powder Springs Elementary School (404)374-3834
Elementary Director (Term Ends June 2021)
Erin Bundrige
Erin Bundrige
School Counselor Woodland Middle School (Henry) (478)731-1582
Middle Director (Term Ends June 2022)
Myesha Davis
Myesha Davis
School Counselor Hillgrove High School (678)331-1368x040
Secondary Director (Term Ends June 2021)
Christy Land
Assistant Professor University of West Georgia (404)428-3083
Counselor Educator Director (Term Ends June 2022)
Robin S Zorn
Robin S Zorn
School Counselor Mason Elementary School (770)232-3370
Administration Liason (Term Ends June 2021)
Julie Gallman
Julie Gallman
School Counselor Dalton High School (706)876-4899
Northern Director (Term Ends June 2022)
Laura Ross
Laura Ross
School Counselor Five Forks Middle School (770)736-4527
Metro Director (Term Ends June 2021)
Amy Taylor
Amy Taylor
School Counselor Oak Hill MS (912)223-1549
Central Director (Term Ends June 2021)
Demaris Cullen
Demaris Cullen
Professional School Counselor Mary Lee Clark Elementary School (912)322-6227
Southern Director (Term Ends June 2022)
Gail Smith
Gail Smith
Retired Cobb County School District (404)406-6414
Advocacy Chair (Term Ends June 2021)
Kerbie Marc
Kerbie Marc
School Counselor Marietta Sixth Grade Academy (267)231-4419
Advocacy Chair (Term Ends June 2021)

Advocacy Committee

Jennifer Diaz
Jennifer Diaz
School Counselor Lanier Middle School (770)271-5123
Advocacy Chair (Term Ends June 2021)
Gail Smith
Gail Smith
Retired Cobb County School District (404)406-6414
Advocacy Chair (Term Ends June 2021)
Kerbie Marc
Kerbie Marc
School Counselor Marietta Sixth Grade Academy (267)231-4419
Advocacy Chair (Term Ends June 2021)

Finance Committee

Kathryn Sadowski
Kathryn Sadowski
School Counselor Brunswick High School (912)267-4200x6201
Treasurer (Chair)
Jennifer Jones
Jennifer Jones
Professional School Counselor East Coweta High School (770)254-2850
President
Chon Hester
Chon Hester
Coordinator of Advisement and Counseling Services Henry County School District (470)585-6159
President-Elect
Barbara Strickland
Retired (912)754-9827
PPAC Finance Committee
Lauren A. Butler
School Counselor Roswell High School (470)254-4633
Member Finance Committee

Nominations and Elections Committee

Leadership Team

Barbara Truluck
Barbara Truluck
Professional School Counselor Palmer Middle School (770)591-5020
ASCA/RAMP Chair
Brent Shropshire
Brent Shropshire
College Readiness & Wellness Specialist Bartow County School District (770)606-5800x2188
Career/Post Secondary Liaison
Sloane Molloy
Sloane Molloy
School Counselor Glynn Middle (912)222-5383
CKES Chair
Molly Ream
Program Specialist - Dual Enrollment & JROTC Georgia Department of Education (404)548-5475
DOE Liaison
Valeicia Sirmans
Professional School Counselor Satilla Elementary School (912)384-2602
Professional Development Chair
John Nwosu
John Nwosu
Professional School Counselor Garrett Middle School (678)570-7999
Professional Development Chair
Katrina Wilson
Katrina Wilson
School Counselor Pine Street Elementary School (678)523-3372
APEX Liaison
Jennifer Harris
Jennifer Harris
Graduate Student The University of Georgia (478)508-0184
Graduate Student Liaison
Tenley Kiger
Student (850)510-2494
Graduate Student Liaison
Cedric Cooks
Cedric Cooks
Professional School Counselor Norcross High School (770)447-2637
Mentoring Chair
Antionette Dickerson
Antionette Dickerson
Professional School Counselor Lovinggood Middle School 4049979405
New Counselor Liaison
Alexandra Huguelet
Alexandra Huguelet
School Counseling Consultant Cobb County School District (678)357-7559
Coordinators Liaison
Bobby Gueh
Bobby Gueh
Professional School Counselor Gwinnett County School District (678)765-4062
Special Populations Liaison
Leslie Hamilton
Leslie Hamilton
School Counselor Silver City Elementary School (678)965-5020
PPAC Liaison
James Bergin
PROFESSOR EMERITUS OF COUNSELOR EDUCATION
Retired Counselors Liaison
Debbie Harnois
School Counselor Mulberry Creek Elementary School (706)320-9397
Counselor Educators Liaison
Franchis Cook
School Counselor Dekalb County School District (678)676-5116
Elementary Liaison
Kristi Hess
Kristi Hess
Counselor Perry Middle School (478)988-6285
Middle Liaison
Amy Short
Amy Short
Counseling Department Chair South Forsyth High School (678)458-9730
Secondary Liaison
Lee Grimes
Lee Grimes
Associate Professor Valdosta State University (404)680-3987
Rural Counselor Liaison
Debbie Price
Debbie Price
Professional School Counselor Washington County High School (478)552-2324x2209
Rural Counselor Liaison
Mark Ellis
Mark Ellis
Professional School Counselor North Springs High School (470)254-2497
Professional Recognition
Shellie Marino
School Counselor North Atlanta High School (404)802-4723
Professional Recognition
Maegan Mellick
Maegan Mellick
School Counselor Wesley International Academy Charter Facility (404)247-3396
Service Project Chair
Barbara Strickland
Retired (912)754-9827
Conference Chair
Donna Jones
Donna Jones
School Counselor Savannah Early College High School (912)395-5034
Content Vice-Chair
Rebecca Burkhart
Rebecca Burkhart
School Counselor Charles Ellis Montessori Academy (912)398-9928
Host City Vice-Chair
Vanita Moon
Retired School Counselor (404)322-7408
Conference Team
Fabion Vicks
Fabion Vicks
Professional School Counselor Dutchtown Middle School (770)515-7500
Beacon Editor
Nicohl Webb
Nicohl Webb
Professional School Counselor Flippen Elementary School (770)954-3522
Social Media Editor
Stacey Cooke
Stacey Cooke
School Counselor East Coweta High School (770)254-2850
Photographer
Kevin Young
Kevin Young
Counselor M-Z North Murray High School (706)695-7760x5009
Region 1 Liaison
Cindy M Murphy
Professional Counselor Barrow County School District (706)296-8097
Region 2 Liaison
Pamela Cummings
School Counselor New Manchester High School (770)651-2727
Region 3 Liaison
Diana Virgil
Diana Virgil
School Counselor Quitman County School District (601)213-6567
Region 4 Liaison
Lisa Latimore
Professional School Counselor Waynesboro Primary School (706)832-4451
Region 5 Liaison
Chiquita Jones
Chiquita Jones
Professional School Counselor Lowndes Middle School (229)245-2280
Region 6 Liaison
Gabrielle Brundidge
School counselor Savannah-Chatham County School District (678)984-5641
Region 7 Liaison

GSCA Staff

Lisa Kraus Gardner
Lisa Kraus Gardner
Managing Director Georgia School Counselor Association (770)971-6002
Managing Director
Ellen Shea, CMP
Ellen Shea, CMP
Conference Manager Georgia School Counselor Association (678)229-4079
Conference Manager
Stacie Franks
Stacie Franks
Georgia School Counselor Association
Association Assistant