Business Advisory Board Members

Executive Committee

McGahee, Jr., James     (MBA, ACC 79)
President/CEO
South Georgia Medical Center
Valdosta, GA

Powell, Jennifer    (BBA, ’83)
Chief Administrator
Fresh Beginnings, Inc.
Valdosta, GA 

Cowart, William S.    (BBA ’86)
Senior Vice President
First State Bank & Trust Company
Valdosta, GA

Giddens, Kevin S.    (BBA ’88)
Financial Advisor
Merrill Lynch
Albany, GA

McCall, John M.   (BBA ’98)
Architect
McCall & Associates, Inc.
Valdosta, GA

Newbern, Thomas D.   (BBA ’83)
President/CEO
First Federal Savings & Loan Association
Valdosta, GA

General Membership

Becton, Daniel Alton    (BBA, MIS ’84)
President
Planogramming Solutions, Inc.
Jacksonville, FL 

Brown, Bernard L.    (BS ‘61)
President and Chief Executive Officer 
PROMINA Health System (retired)
Marietta, GA

Clarke, John Brad    (BBA, MGT ’78)
Owner
Donalsonville Sod Farm
Donaldsonville, GA

Cox, Stanley    (BS ’71)
Owner/Manager
Cox Restaurant Enterprise
Valdosta, GA 

Davis, Tom CPA, CITP     (BBA ’77)
Asst. VP Wealth Management Advisor
Merrill Lynch
Albany, GA

Kwilecki, Gerard IV     (BBA '95, MPA ’99)
Moultrie Technical College
Accounting Instructor
Valdosta, GA

McDuffie, John H.    (BBA ’80)
Partner
Mauldin & Jenkins CPAs, LLC
Albany, GA

McGhin, Robin C.    (BS ’70, MBA ’79)
President/ General Manager
Learning Tree Educational Resources, Inc.
Valdosta, GA

Mitchell, Jerry A.    (BBA ’79)
President
E.T.G.
Huntsville, AL

Murray, Niles    (BBA, ’76)
Owner/Real Estate Broker
Murray Company Realtors
Griffin, GA

Moore, Bridgette M.D.  (BS '87)
Azalea Center for Plastic Surgery, P.C.
Hahira, GA

Patten, Walter Prida    (BBA, BA ’73)
President
Colony Bank
Sylvester, GA 

Roach, Dorothy W.    (BS ’70)
CPA, Consultant 
Stockbridge, GA

Simmons, C. Byrd, CPA     (BBA ’78)
Certified Public Accountant
Valdosta, GA

Stalvey, Richard A.    (BS ’71)
Fowler, Holley, Rambo, 
Haynes & Stalvey, P. C.
Valdosta, GA

Stroud, E. Thomas     (BS, BA ’52)
Owner
Coastal Health Management
Sea Island, GA 

Stubblefield, Lewis     (MBA ’95)
Distributor
Pepperidge Farm
Douglas, GA 

Warren, Donnie    (BBA ;93)
VP Accounting
Langdale Industries
Valdosta, GA