– Mission –

 
The Georgia Gerontology Society is a statewide multidisciplinary professional network that educates, serves and advocates for older adults and their families.

– Vision –

 
By 2020, GGS will be the principal network of educators, professionals and businesses that serve older adults in Georgia.

– About –

 
Since 1955, GGS has been a tradition for professionals in aging as a membership organization of people with a common interest in the field of aging. GGS is the largest state organization of multidisciplinary professionals in the field of aging.

  • Through collaborations, GGS gives voice and guidance to aging issues at the state and federal level.
  • By providing quality education and training opportunities, GGS enhances professional and personal development.
  • GGS supports students pursuing careers in gerontology through networking, mentoring, and
    scholarships.

– Board of Directors –

 
GGS has a Board of Directors which directs the business of the organization. The GGS Board of Directors are elected by the membership and comprises the officers, past president, sections and chapter representatives (if applicable), and members at large.

Members of the Society may form regional chapters and/or special interest sections as needed.

For more information about the current Board of Directors and the Nomination Form, click here