Meet Our Board Members


Davis Knox, Chairman of Board, President

Co-Founder & CEO, Fire & Flavor

Drew French, Secretary

Founder, Your Pie

Peter Dale

Chef / Owner, The National, Seabear, Condor Chocolates

Nancy Palmer

Executive Director, Georgia Craft Brewers Guild

Michael Ripps

Co-Owner & President, Jittery Joes

Eric NeSmith

Vice President, Community Newspapers Inc., Athens, Ga; Publisher, The Bitter Southerner

Ryan Moore, Ex-Officio

Director, Athens-Clarke Economic Development Deparment

Trevor Jones

Attorney,

Fortson, Bentley & Griffin

Johnelle Simpson

Coordinator of Work Based Learning & Great Promise Partnership, ACC Schools

Emma Holman

Director of Annual Giving, UGA Terry College of Business

Zachary Godfrey

Zack Godfrey

Board Fellow, UGA MBA candidate

 

Executive Director

 

Mary Charles Howard

Executive Director, Athensmade