Georgia Mountains Board of Directors

Our governing Board of Directors are devoted to protecting our core values: caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.


John Wright, Chair
Fieldale Farms

Will Peeples, Vice Chair
South State Bank

Anthony Dye, Finance Chair
Raymond James

Tate O’Rouke, Secretary
Jackson EMC

Frank Simpson, Past Chair
The Simpson Company


Dell Branson
Retired Y-Member

Dr. Brad Brown
Hall County Schools

Bruce Eades
Insurance of America

Gary Funk
Georgia Power

Jeanne Hanlin
Retired Y-Member

Lee Hemmer
The Simpson Company

Giovanna Holden
Kennedy, Holden Law Firm

Chris Hollifield
Rushton & Company

Brian Hughs
The Simpson Company

Bob Ingram
White Co. Sheriff’s Office

Ben Jarrard
University of North Georgia

Dr. Larry Lykins
Retired – Gainesville Urology

Major Chris Matthews
Hall Co Sheriff’s Office

Jack Moore
Moore & Associates Insurance

Dr. Richard Oates
University of North Georgia

Rev. Don Ormsbee
Lakewood Baptist Church

Todd Pennington
McGarity Office Supply

Dennis Stockton
Lanier Technical College

Jim Walters
Walters Management

Kevin Wetzel
Memorial Park Funeral Homes