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Council Leadership



The ballots for the 2022 election have been tallied and here for your review are the officers for the upcoming new year:

          • Chair-Elect: Ann Burris, Department of Human Services    
          • Treasurer: Detris Westbrook, Georgia Technology Authority
          • Secretary: Nikita Hawk - Department of Driver Services
Executive Officers:

          • Courtney Ware - Technical College System of Georgia
          • Patty Pergl - Department of Audits & Accounts
          • Jimmy DeSantis - Department of Administrative Services
  • Members at Large: Tina Bufford- Department of Administrative Services;  Darrell Smith - Department of Community Supervision, Johnanna Weathers - Department of Human Services, Charlotte Banks - Georgia Environmental Finance Authority
  • Craig Southern 2021 Past Chair

Please join me in welcoming our new Executive Committee for 2022. The Executive Committee and I will begin work on planning the program year, seeking your input and thoughts on training, professional development, networking, and resources. On behalf of the entire 2022 Executive Committee, we look forward to your participation as we work together in the new year to continue to advance the HR profession in state government and beyond.

Stay tuned for upcoming details regarding the 2022 program year.

April Harrison

2022 GCHR Chair

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