Serving as the voice for business

The Advocacy Committee is charged with understanding and analyzing legislative issues which impact members of the Chamber. The Committee makes recommendations of policy positions to the Board of Directors for their deliberation.

 

Advocacy Committee

Stan Shepherd
Stan Shepherd
Regional Director AT&T (706)231-0133
Chair
Bennish Brown
Bennish Brown
President / CEO Augusta Convention & Vistors Bureau (706)823-6600
Eddie Bussey
Eddie Bussey
Independent Insurance Agent State Farm Insurance - Eddie C. Bussey (706)772-9800
John Cates
John Cates
VP/General Counsel Meybohm Real Estate (706)736-3375
Jim Davis
Jim Davis
President & CEO University Health Care System (706)774-8045
Mike Duckworth
Mike Duckworth
VP/Financial Services Officer Security Federal Bank (706)941-3207
Joe Edge
Joe Edge
SIOR, CCIM President Sherman & Hemstreet Real Estate Co. (706)722-8334
John Engler
John Engler
McKnight Properties, Inc. (706)496-3761
Jay Forrester
Jay Forrester
President South State Bank (706)481-1020
James L. Kendrick
James L. Kendrick
President/CEO Augusta Blueprint & Microfilm (706)722-6488
Paul King
Paul King
Owner Rex Properties (706)722-4962
Sanford Loyd
Sanford Loyd
President Sanford Loyd, CPA, PC (706)722-6105
Robert Crum Osborne Jr.
Robert Crum Osborne Jr.
Executive Vice President South State Bank (706)481-1020
John Ray
John Ray
(Retired) General Manager News 12 NBC 26
Mitchell Snyder
Mitchell Snyder
Attorney Hull Barrett, PC (706)722-4481
Phil Wahl
Phil Wahl
SVP/Augusta Market President Security Federal Bank (706)650-6790