Associate Member List

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GPA Media Associate Members

Appen Media Group

Hans Appen, Publisher
319 North Main St. Alpharetta, Ga. 30009 770-442-3278

The Atlanta Voice

Janis Ware, Publisher
633 Pryor St. SW, Atlanta, Ga. 30312
404-524-6426, ext. 11
Augusta Good News
Charmain Brackett, Publisher
3339 Quaker Spring Road, Augusta, Ga. 30907
The Augusta Press Joe Edge, Publisher
624 Ellis St., Augusta, Ga. 30901
The Christian Index

Roger Alford, Editor
4925 Brogdon Exchange, Suwannee, Ga. 30024

The Georgia Star   Clara McLaughlin, Publisher
410 Broad St., Jacksonville, Fl. 32203
Gwinnett Citizen Auveed Cawthon, Publisher
107 West Crogan St., Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046
Rough Draft Atlanta Keith Pepper, Publisher
P.O. Box 9001, Atlanta, Ga. 31106
Smoke Signals Community Services Inc. Jon Markey, Executive Editor
11293 Big Canoe, Jasper, Ga. 30143
State Affairs Joy Walstrum, Chief of Staff
2277 Peachtree Road N.E., Unit 409, Atlanta, Ga. 30309

Associate Members

Board of Regents, University System of Georgia

Contact: Lance Wallace, Associate Vice Chancellor, Communications,


Feeding Georgia

Contact: Nathalie Malkoff, Corporate Partnerships and Marketing Manager,


Georgia 811

Megan Estes, Corporate Communications Manager,


Georgia Association of Convenience Stores

Angela Holland, President,


Georgia Cotton Commission

Contact: Taylor Sills, executive director,


Georgia Electric Membership Corp.

Contact: Walter Jones, Manager, Media Relations,


Georgia Farm Bureau Federation

Contact: Kenny Burgamy, Public Relations Director,


Georgia Peanut Commission

Contact: Joy Carter Crosby, Director of Communications,


Georgia Ports Authority

Contact: Loretta Lepore, Chief Communications Officer,


Georgia Power

Contact: Charlie Sutlive, Media Relations Manager,


Georgia Public Policy Foundation

Contact: Kyle Wingfield,


Georgia Transmission Corp.

Contact: Craig Heighton, Director of External Affairs,


Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Contact: Charles N. Davis, Dean,


Home Builders Association of Georgia

Contact: Cindy Morley, Director of Public Affairs,


Insider Advantage

Contact: Phil Kent, CEO and Publisher,


Jackson EMC

Contact: Roy Stowe, Chief Operating Officer,


National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force

Pearl Fyderek, Director of Communications and Marketing,


Prevent Child Abuse Georgia

Contact: E. Lane Gresham, Direcgtor of Communications and Media,


Southern Co.

Contact: Schuyler Baehman, Senior Media Relations Strategist,


University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Contact: Jordan Powers, Director of Public Affairs,


Verdict Services Inc.

Contact: Linton Johnson, Owner,


Walton Press

Wayne Henderson, Vice President Business Development,