State Advisory Board

The Division’s State Advisory Board will review and make recommendations regarding issues relating to the protection of children and the welfare and public assistance functions of the Division.

Board Meetings & Schedule
Committee Bylaws
Board Presentations & Minutes


  • Delaine Hunter, Ringgold
  • Kathy Cooper, Flowery Branch
  • Tina Bartleson, Rome
  • Emily Cole, Carrollton
  • Octavia Fugerson, Athens
  • Barbara Sims, Augusta
  • Belva Dorsey, Columbus
  • Roger Bryant, Montrose
  • Tommy Hill, Albany
  • Rodney Griffin, Chula
  • Cathy Atkins, Hinesville
  • Meredith Holt, Smyrna
  • Judy Manning, Marietta
  • Dr. Michelle Zeanah, Statesboro
  • Emily Brantley, Lawrenceville
  • JaNice Van Ness, Conyers