Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Kim Elle
Kim Elle
President/CEO Forces United (706)434-1752
Chair
James Heffner
James Heffner
Vice President & Commercial Banking First Community Bank (706)396-2544
1st Vice Chair
Lauren Dallas
Lauren Dallas
Augusta Tomorrow
2nd Vice Chair
Ingrid Tutt
Ingrid Tutt
Alumni Augusta University
Secretary
Chris Lewis
Chris Lewis
Partner Cherry Bekaert LLP
Treasurer
Allison Stanley
Allison Stanley
Vice President, Commercial Banking Cadence Bank (706)312-6500
Past Chair
Wil Kacos
Wil Kacos
Associate Jordan Trotter
Sponsorship Chair
Tripp Harrison
Tripp Harrison
Chief Operating Officer Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA (706)854-4767
Alumni Committee Chair
Jim Thorpe
Jim Thorpe
Vice President of Business Development Ellefson Transportation Group (706)793-0186
Marketing Chair
Alexia Davis
Alexia Davis
Partner Davis, Chapman, & Wilder, LLC
2021 Class Chair
Kim Evans
Kim Evans
Chief Executive Officer Boys & Girls Clubs of the CSRA
2021 Class Co-Chair

Board of Directors

Rachel Dworaczyk
Rachel Dworaczyk
Executive Assistant Forces United
Christopher Bird
Christopher Bird
General Manager James Brown Arena
Mary Jones
Mary Jones
Director, Equal Opportunity Office Department of Defense
Trip Brown, III
Trip Brown, III
General Manager Press Rentals
Eric Frickey
Eric Frickey
Business Consultant Georgia Small Business Dev Center
Kate Sanders
Kate Sanders
Augusta Market Manager Alison South Group
Kaden Jacobs
Kaden Jacobs
APR Director of Communications & Public Relations Richmond County Board of Education
Adriene Goldman
Adriene Goldman
Volunteer and Consultant Augusta Magazine
Catherine W. Stewart
Catherine W. Stewart
Associate Director of Development AU Health
Christy Beckham
Christy Beckham
CEO Par 3 Rentals, LLC (706)755-4764
Mordecai Evans
Mordecai Evans
Senior Business Broker Integra Business Brokers
Joy Barr
Development Manager Forces United (706)434-1776
Kigwana Cherry
Beth James
Beth James
Director of Client Services & Strategic Insights Wier/Stewart (478)494-0342
Patrick Sutter
Patrick Sutter
Director, Managed Care MCBS, LLC (706)830-4518
Frank Andrew
President Carole Fabrics (706)863-4742
Kristi Jilson
Kristi Jilson
Executive Director Westobou
Ashley Strong-Green
Ashley Strong-Green
Instructor Augusta Technical College
Steven Kendrick
Tax Commissioner Augusta-Richmond County (706)821-2391
Youth Leadership
Aliegha Brigham
Aliegha Brigham
Project Manager Augusta-Richmond County (706)294-5970
Youth Leadership

Leadership Augusta Coordinator

Natalie Butler
Natalie Butler
Leadership Augusta Coordinator Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce
Leadership Augusta Coordinator