Meet Our Board

Our board is made up of community leaders from across the North Georgia region.
Board members serve a three-year term and may be re-elected for an additional three-year term. New members are elected after recommendation by the NGCF Governance Committee.

2024 Executive Committee

Randall Frost


Partner, Stewart, Melvin & Frost LLP

Don Grimsley


Grimsley Enterprises, Inc.

Kristi Griffin


Certified Public Accountant Managing Partner, BatesCarter

Brian Steines


CFO, Northeast Georgia Health System

2024 Board of Directors

Andy Bangs

Alexander, Almand & Bangs, LLP

Scott Barloga

Barloga Law, P.C.

Mark Bell

Kelly & Bell, LLP

Chad Black

Pro-GeneX Laboratories

Jeff Cohen

Animal Nutrition Industry

Steve Cooper

Cooper & Company General Contractors

Carole Ann Daniel

Carroll Daniel Construction

Charlie Fiveash

Executive Director for Partnership Habersham

Linda Hughes-Hardie

Community Advocate/Forsyth County

Brian Horton

Ameris Bank

Tom Johnston

Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor, Johnston Turner Group at Morgan Stanley

Christina Jones

Financial Planner, Partner, Windsor Wealth Planners & Strategists Group

Mary Helen McGruder

Community Advocate/Forsyth County

Steven Mickens

CEO, Boys & Girls Clubs of Lanier

Tracy L. Moon, Jr.

Fisher & Phillips, LLP

Tate O'Rouke

Jackson EMC

Robert Shippey

Kennesaw State University

Martha Spence

Merrill Lynch; The Spence Group

John Vardeman

Morton, Vardeman & Carlson

Jason Voyles

Hulsey, Oliver, & Mahar

Mary Hart Wilheit

Community Advocate/Hall County

Trey Wood

Turner, Wood, & Smith Insurance

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