Jan 21, 2013 by Sallie Barker
CEO David Castlesberry has been named to the LEADERSHIP GEORGIA Class of 2013.
LEADERSHIP GEORGIA is a prestigious 40 year old organization of community and state leaders. Affiliated with the Georgia Chamber of Commerce, LEADERSHIP GEORGIA trains and builds a network of emerging young leaders from across the state. Past participants include a number of influential state and national leaders ranging from former U.S. Senator Sam Nunn to University of Georgia Athletic Director Vince Dooley.
Sixty (63) participants are selected each year from a pool of several hundred applicants. Class members visit five Georgia communities in a year-long exchange of ideas and experiences about important issues affecting the state.
The 2013 Class of LEADERSHIP GEORGIA will be led by incoming President Alex Wayne of Flowery Branch, GA. With a principal focus on because Georgia is better . . . connected this Class will travel to Brasstown Valley, Dublin, Jekyll Island, Dahlonega and Marietta.
Local LEADERSHIP GEORGIA alumni include Sallie Barker, Scott Swafford, Ed Trice, Jim Edwards, Kenny Coggins, Stewart Davis, George Hightower, Hoppy Hopkins and Neil Hightower.