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
The Augusta Press
Joe Edge, Publisher
630 Ellis St., Suite 201, Augusta, Ga. 30907
The Christian Index Roger Alford
6245 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth, Ga. 30097
The Georgia Star

Angela Morrell, General Manager
P.O. Box 173, Brunswick Ga. 31521

KW Creative   Kyle Wingfield, Columnist
183 E. Wesley Road N.E., Atlanta, Ga. 30305
Smoke Signals Community Services Inc. Jon Markey, Executive Editor
11293 Big Canoe
Jasper, Ga. 30143
Springs Publishing Inc.
Keith Pepper, Publisher
P.O. Box 9001
Atlanta, Ga. 31106

Associate Members

Beasley Allen Law Firm

Contact: Helen Taylor, Marketing Manager,


Board of Regents, University System of Georgia

Contact: Lance Wallace, Associate Vice Chancellor, Communications,


Georgia 811

Megan Estes, Corporate Communications Manager,


Georgia Association of Convenience Stores

Angela Holland, President,


Georgia Association of Economic Development

Regan Young, Communications Specialist,


Georgia Auctioneers Association

Nora Sullivan, Board of Directors Executive Secretary,


Georgia Chamber of Commerce

Contact: TJ Filipowicz, Vice President, External Affairs,


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 Manufacturing Alliance

Contact: Jason Moss, Founder,


Georgia Municipal Association

Contact: Amanda Coyne, Communications Associate,


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 Transmission Corp.

Contact: Craig Heighton, Director of External Affairs,


Governor’s Office of Highway Safety

Contact: Robert Hydrick, Communications Manager,


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,


MEAG Power

Contact: John Marsh, Corporate Communications Manager,


National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force

Pearl Fyderek, Director of Communications and Marketing,


Sales System Partners

Contact: Jeff Heard, President,


Southern Co.

Contact: Schuyler Baehman, Senior Media Relations Strategist,

Contact: Roger Lee, Senior Regional Sales Manager,


University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Contact: Jordan Powers, Director of Public Affairs,


Verdict Services Inc.

Contact: Linton Johnson, Owner,