Chamber announces 2015 board members


The Fayette Chamber of Commerce recently announced its 2015 Board of Directors.

Greg Detwiler of Georgia Power Company serves as this year’s board chairman. The executive committee includes Chair-elect Debbie Britt, Piedmont Fayette Hospital; Treasurer Kimberly Schnoes, Peachtree Planning Corporation; Past Chair Michael Burnett, Piedmont Fayette Hospital; Vice Chair Trey Ragsdale, Kaiser Permanente; and Vice Chair Lee Whetstone, Futurestaff Staffing Services.

The remaining board members are Michael Cheyne, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport; Stephen Childs, Panasonic Automotive Systems Company of America; Sherri Davis, Georgia Academy of Dance and the Performing Arts; Sheila Dusseau, NCR Corporation; Malcolm Hughes, Fayette County Branch, NAACP; Dr. Tim Hynes, Clayton State University; Rich Johnson, AT&T; Sal Longo, ClubCorp Golf Clubs; Al Mead, New Hope Baptist Church; Dawn Oparah, AV PRIDE; Melissa Orme, Orme Law Firm, PC; Rob Parker, Camp Southern Ground; Brent Ragsdale, Chick-fil-A ; Joseph Rheaves, SouthCrest Bank; and Sheryl Watford, YEP-Your Events and Promotions, LLC.

Ex-officio members include Dr. Joseph Barrow, Fayette County Board of Education; Kyle Hood, Town of Tyrone; and Emily Poole, Fayette County Development Authority.