Board of Directors

The UGA Alumni Association Board of Directors serves in an advisory capacity to promote, support and advance the programs and services provided by the UGA Alumni Association to the UGA community.

A Message from the President

Executive Committee 2016-2017

Ruth Bartlett (BBA ’76)

Ruth Bartlett (BBA ’76)


Atlanta, Georgia
Partner, Frazier & Deeter, LLC
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Bonney Shuman (BBA ’80)

Bonney Shuman (BBA ’80)

Vice President and Strategic Plan Chair

St. Simons Island, Georgia
Email Bonney

Bill Thomas (AB ’88)

Bill Thomas (AB ’88)

Secretary and By-laws Chair

Dunwoody, Georgia
Attorney, The W.H. Thomas Law Firm, LLC
Email Bill

Craig Camuso (ABJ ’90)

Craig Camuso (ABJ ’90)

Executive Committee Delegate and Board Effectiveness and Engagement Committee Chair

Lawrenceville, Georgia
Regional Vice President - State Government Affairs, CSX Transportation
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Tim Keadle (BBA ’78)

Tim Keadle (BBA ’78)

Immediate Past President

Statham, Georgia
CPA/Partner, Porter Keadle Moore, LLC
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Maureen Clayton<br />(ABJ ’80, MA ’84)

Maureen Clayton
(ABJ ’80, MA ’84)

Executive Committee Delegate and Nominating Committee Chair

Roswell, Georgia
President, Insight Strategic Communications
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Brian Dill (AB ’94)

Brian Dill (AB ’94)

Executive Committee Delegate and Giving Committee Chair

Carrollton, Georgia
Vice President of Government Relations and Business Development, Tanner Health System
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Kim Metcalf <br />(BSEH ’93, MS ’96)

Kim Metcalf
(BSEH ’93, MS ’96)

Executive Committee Representative and Alumni Chapters Chair

Watkinsville, Georgia
Partner, Riverbend Environmental, Inc.
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Yvette Daniels (AB ’86, JD ’89)

Yvette Daniels (AB ’86, JD ’89)

Executive Committee Delegate and Programs Committee Chair

Stone Mountain, Georgia
Director of University Relations, Georgia Dept. of Public Health
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Board of Directors 2016-2017

Travis Butler (AB ’09)
Athens, Georgia
President, Butler Properties and Development

Bill Caldwell (BLA ’97)
Smyrna, Georgia
Landscape Architect, Harrison Design Associates

Briana Clark ’17 (Ex-officio)
President, Student Alumni Council
Athens, Georgia
Student, Sociology

Jody Corry (ABJ ’88, JD ’91)
Athens, Georgia
Vice President and Corporate Counsel, Athens Regional Health Services

April Crow (BSEH ’95)
Atlanta, Georgia
Senior Director of Environment & Sustainability, The Coca-Cola Company

Sharon Dolliver (BSFR ’76)
Gordon, Georgia
Owner, Dolliver Communications

Corey Dortch (BSA ’03, MED ’05, PHD ’11)
Atlanta, Georgia
Director of MBA Programs, Emory University

Janet E. Frick (Ex-officio)
Chair, UGA University Council
Athens, Georgia
Associate Professor and Associate Department Head, UGA Department of Psychology

Brian Fuller (BS ’98)
Corporate Chapters Chair
Atlanta, Georgia
Vice President, Value Based Care, Navi Health Inc.

Houston Gaines ’17 (Ex-officio)
President, Student Government Association
Athens, Georgia
Student, Political Science

Vivian Greentree (ABJ ’00, AB ’01)
Alexandria, Virginia
Senior Vice President of Military and Veteran Affairs, First Data Corporation

Joane S. Hood (BBA ’91)
Dacula, Georgia
Tax Accounting Manager, Southern Company Services

William Huff (BBA ’65)
Columbus, Georgia

Shelly Hutchinson (MSW ’00)
Snellville, Georgia
Owner/Founder, The Social Empowerment Center

Lisa Hyde (BBA ’87)
Atlanta, Georgia
Vice President of Finance, Bluefin Payments Solutions

Lex Kenerly (BS ’78)
Bulldog 100 Co-Chair
Jesup, Georgia
President and Orthopedic Surgeon, Bone & Joint Institute of South Georgia, PC

Kelly Kerner
Athens, Georgia
Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations, UGA

Cheri Leavy (BSED ’97)
St. Simons Island, Georgia
Editor/Creative Director/Founder, guide2athens/Bulldawg Illustrated/The Southern Coterie

J. Michael Lewis (Ex-officio)
Chair of the UGA Staff Council
Athens, Georgia
Information Technology, UGA Department of Geology

Luther Lockwood (BBA ’89)
Charlotte, North Carolina
Managing Principal, MBL Advisors, Inc.

Margaret Mathews (BSHE ’81, MED ’83)
40 Under 40 Chair
Atlanta, Georgia
Principal and Founder, Matthews & Associates

Wes Neece (BBA ’00) 
Atlanta, Georgia
Merchandise Vice President, Lighting, The Home Depot

Trey Paris (BBA ’84, MBA ’85)
Past President
Atlanta, Georgia
U.S. Manager, State Government Relations, General Electric Company

Russ Pennington (BBA ’01, MBA ’06)
Atlanta, Georgia
Vice President, McGuireWoods ConsultingLLC

Bonnie Petersen (BSHE ’79)
Alpharetta, Georgia
Vice President & Director of Client Services, NFP Executive Benefits

Stephanie Powell (BSED ’94, MED ’97, EDS ’99)
Cumming, Georgia
Director of Human Resources, Joe Powell and Associates, Inc.

Michael Snell (BMUS ’13, PHD ’18) (Ex-officio)
President, UGA Graduate Student Association
Athens, Georgia
Student, Ph.D. in Psychology

Edie Edwards Smith (BSHE ’84, BSPH ’87)
Reidsville, Georgia
Nutritionist and Registered Pharmacist, Self-Employed

Jim Sommerville (BS ’71)
Marietta, Georgia

Robbin Conklin Steed (ABJ ’85)
Sharpsburg, Georgia
VP of Community Relations & Sales Marketing, WXIA-11 Alive

Bret Thurmond (BSAE ’80)
Bogart, Georgia
President, Armentrout Matheny Thurmond, P.C.

Robert Watts (AB ’10)
Atlanta, Georgia
Associate, Jones Day

Barbara Woods (BFA ’77)
New York City, New York
Executive Director of Employee Initiatives, City of New York

Lee Zell (AB ’96)
Atlanta, Georgia
Account Executive, Turner Sports

Martha Zoller (ABJ ’79)
Bulldog 100 Chair
Gainesville, Georgia
Senior Policy Advisor, Perdue for Senate

Athens Alumni Office
Wray-Nicholson House
298 S. Hull Street
Athens, GA 30602
(706) 542-2251 | (800) 606-8786

Atlanta Alumni Center
Live Oak Square
3475 Lenox Road NE, Suite 870
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 814-8820

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