By Sara Ray,
The Douglas County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the 25 members of the Leadership Douglas Class of 2013.
Leadership Douglas is a program of the Douglas County Chamber Foundation. It selects diverse and qualified individuals to provide a structured program that enhances leadership skills and community involvement for the betterment of all citizens, businesses, organizations and governments in Douglas County.
Through presentations, discussions and work sessions, the program seeks to inspire those who are willing to get involved. Participants are given the opportunity to meet and interact with current community and business leaders throughout the program.
Participants in Leadership Douglas benefit from getting to know one another and from the exchange of ideas and experiences. They gain knowledge and understanding on crucial issues facing our community, while also attaining leadership skills to make a difference. In addition, they develop a network of relationships with other leaders of various backgrounds throughout Douglas County. For more information about Leadership Douglas, please contact Kali Boatright at 770-942-5022.
First row, from left – Starla Thompson, – Janice Thompson; Jeff Camp, ; Stephanie Aylworth, ; Katrina Word, ; Lorie Bomar, ; Adam Wong, Wong Inc.; Karmen Thornton, Atlanta Area Council, Boy Scouts; Roxanne Dye Grimes, American Cancer Society; Ruby Byers, (Co-Chair); Dawne Dawson, American Red Cross Blood Services
Second row, from left, - Farley Moore, ; Kerry Rigdon, Junior League; Connie Arnold, ; Diane Daniel, Diane Daniel Enterprises; Nathan Hand, ; Freddie Wright, ; Alison Williams, Manage Care Billing Services; Melanie Robinson, United Way in Metro Atlanta; John Sell, (Co-Chair)
Third row, from left Chris Acker, ; Bennett Oliver, ; Megan Bryant, ; John Barker, Douglasville Patch; Randy Bomar, ; Rosco Sayyar, ; Major Greg Graff, Not Pictured: Jason R. Anavitarte, Kaiser Permanente