STAFF

Paige Taylor

Waycross - Ware County Chamber of Commerce

Membership Manager

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Barry Parrish 

Chairman

Enviva Pellets Waycross LLC

Director of Procurement

Patrick Simmons

Immediate Past-Chair

Waycross Convention & Visitors Bureau

Executive Director

Tina Kicklighter

Incoming Chair 2022

Memorial Satilla Health

Director of Public Relations & Communications

CLASS OF 2021

Chris Karle

Vyve Broadband

Business Services

Toni Nelson 
Ankle & Foot Associates, LLC.

Marketing Director

Elena Ryals

Action Pact, Inc.

Development Director

Taylor Hereford 

South Georgia State College 

Senior Advancement Officer & Waycross Campus Director

CLASS OF 2022

Ashlyn Thompson
Sapp's Florist

Owner

Ruben Mulkey

Clayton Homes of Waycross

Team Member Experience Manager

Casey Hall

Lewis & Raulerson

Executive Coordinator

CLASS OF 2023

Casey Smith

Dental Care Associates

Office Manager

Hannah Grant

First Southern Bank

Loan Officer

John Lott

Lott's Furniture

Ericka Walker

Security Blanket

Director of Sales & Marketing

Melissa King

Hospice Satilla

Public Relations

By Virtue of 1 Year Appointment

Maggie Smith

PrimeSouth Bank

Personal Banker

Reba Smith

Okefenokee RESA

School Improvement Specialist

BY VIRTUE OF OFFICE

Vacant

Downtown Waycross Development Authority

Lonnie Roberts 

Coastal Pines Technical College

President

Ingrid Thompson-Sellers South Georgia State College

President

Vacant

Waycross/Ware County Development Authority

Bert Smith

Ware County School System

Superintendent

Elmer Thrift

Ware County 

Chairman

Michael Angelo-James

City of Waycross

Mayor

Lauralee Beauregard

Leadership Waycross

Steering Committee Chair