Committee: Craig Owens, Gil Shearouse, Mike Stephens, Chris Pumphrey, Karla Beedles, Deyanna Respress
The Chamber’s 2021 Nominating Committee is pleased to announce its recommendations for the 2021 Chamber Officer and Director positions. According to Chamber By-Laws, the Nominating Committee is responsible for nominating candidates for Officers and Directors prior to the regular July meeting of the Board of Directors each year. Each candidate has been certified an active member in good standing and has agreed to accept the responsibilities of a Director. Each Officer and Director nominated by the Nominating Committee was approved by the Board of Directors at their July meeting.
As part of the selection process, this member notification of the names of persons nominated as candidates for Officers and Directors, and the right of petition is being sent to all Chamber members by email. Additional names of candidates for Officers and Directors can be nominated by petition bearing the genuine signatures of at least five (5) qualified members of the Chamber. Such petitions shall be filed with the Nominating Committee within ten (10) business days after notice has been given of the names of those nominated. If no petition is filed within the designated period, the Nominations shall be closed. The nominated slate of candidates shall be declared elected by the Board of Directors at the August Annual Meeting and Chamber Luncheon at Douglasville Conference Center.
2021 Officer Nominees
Chairman 2021 – Gil Shearouse, Water & Sewer Authority (2021 Chair)
Chair-Elect – Tonya Jackson, RA-LIN & Associates (2022 Chair)
Chair-Elect-Elect – Nadia Faucette, GreyStone Power Corporation (2023 Chair)
Treasurer 2021- Kristen Douglas, West Georgia Technical College
Past Chair – Craig Owens, Wellstar Douglas Hospital
Gil Shearouse, Douglasville-Douglas County Water & Sewer Authority
Kyle Gable, Pioneer Land Group
Craig Owens, Wellstar Douglas Hospital
Paul Zachos, Zachos Team
Shandron Pemberton, POSolutions, Inc.
In addition to Officer and Director Nominations by the Nominating Committee, three one-year appointments are made by incoming Chair Gil Shearouse:
1 – Nadia Faucette, GreyStone Power
2 – Mark DeNyse, DeNyse Companies
3 – Elena Hudson, Hudson’s Hickory House