Board of Directors and Staff

Our organization is governed by a membership-elected Board of Directors. Our Board of Directors uses policy governance to envision the future and to ensure operations are aligned with our mission statement and meet the evolving needs of our constituency. Our board currently meets once a quarter and serves on active committees throughout the year.  Our Executive Director, Carolyn Salvador, directs the organization and guides GCCA to achieve it's goals.

GCCA Board of Directors and Executive Staff

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Sandi Douget
President

Wes Zwirn

Wes Zwirn
Vice President

Yewande Okunnoren-Meadows

Yewande Okunoren-Meadows
VP Legislative

Paula Charles

Paula Charles
Secretary

Neel Sengupta

Neel Sengupta
Treasurer 

Carolyn Salvador

Carolyn Salvador
GCCA Executive Director

GCCA District Representatives

Jen Paschal

Jennifer Pashal
District 1

Angelique Thomas

Angelique Thomas
District 1

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Jane Newman
District 1

Ann Weeks

Ann Weeks
District 2

Kay Paschal

Kay Paschal
District 2

Jane Vlahos

Jane Vhalos
District 3

Ben Hill

Ben Hill
District 3

Scott Cotter

Scott Cotter
District 4

Dr. Teresa Turner

Teresa Turner
District 4

Mary Lyons

Mary Lyons
District 5

Cheryl Odom

Cheryl Odom
District 5

Audrey Singleton

Audrey Singleton
District 5

Michelle Smith Lank

Michelle Smith-Lank
District 5

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Carl Dickerson
At Large

Keisha Wynnn

Keisha Wynn
At Large

Demetria Lightfoot

Demetria Lightfoot
At Large

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Billie Walker
Nonprofit

Hows King

Hows King
Franchisor

Rebecca Anderson

Rebecca Anderson
Regional

GCCA Office Staff

Kelly Fechalos

Kelly Felachos
Business Development Manager

 

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Kim Brutus
Office Manager

 

Rae Ann Tighe

Raeann Tighe
GCCA Office

 

Get Involved!

Interested in becoming a board member? Contact us for information regarding upcoming board vacancies.