GGS BOARD OF DIRECTORS & STAFF

Lois Ricci

Lois Ricci

In Memoriam
July 27, 1940 –
November 4, 2022 

Kristie Sharp

Kristie Sharp

President / Vice-President

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Kay Graham

Kay Graham

Secretary

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Abby Cox

Abby Cox

Treasurer

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Pat Baker

Pat Baker

Past -President

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Sarah E. Jones

Sarah E. Jones

Executive Director

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Learn More About Our Board Members on our GGS Board of Directors Biographies Page

Board Members Term Ending 2023
Libby Dunahoo
Carole Gardner
Sarah Saint-Hamilton
Bryan Hay
Kimberly Mathis
Whitney Oeltman
Bridgett Skelton

Board Members Term Ending 2024
Jeannette David
Sarah Ekart
Victoria Helmly
Bonnie Kin
Lisa Sistare-Harkins
Doug Lueder
Nancy Pitra

Board Members Term Ending 2025
Alima Anderson
Aisha Atkins
Mary Caldwell
Carol Jacobs
Beatrice Olden
Stacey Stafford
Aimee E. Stowe
Shawn Taylor
Temitope Walker
Nominating Committee One Year Term Ending 2023
Pat Baker, Chair
Jeannette David
Cora Denise Jew
Amanda James
Sarah Jones, Executive Director

Nominate an Individual for the GGS Board of Directors or as an Officer:
The Georgia Gerontology Society (GGS) is led by a 20 to 30 member Board of Directors and 4 officers: President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. The Board members each serve three year terms and are eligible to serve 2 full terms. The Officers serve one year terms. The Nominating Committee actively solicits nominations from the entire membership for persons to serve on the Board of Directors and for persons willing to be nominated for one of the four offices. As a member of GGS, you are invited to submit nominations to the Nominations Committee.

Nominees must meet the following criteria:

  • Individual membership to GGS required
  • Ability to incur own expenses for travel, meals and conference registration
  • Availability to participate in board meetings and GGS functions
  • Willingness to serve on a minimum of one board committee and one annual conference committee
  • Commitment to recruit other GGS members
  • Flexibility to network among various professions and organizations specializing in aging issues
  • Participate in formulating creative ideas for the growth and development of GGS
  • Advocate on behalf of older Georgians