Advocates for Georgia's Elderly Since 1953


2019-2020 GHCA Board Members Elected

GHCA is pleased to announce the 2019-2020 Board of Directors whom were elected during the House of Delegates meeting today at the GHCA/GCAL Summer Convention.

Senate President Pro Tempore Butch Miller was present during the meeting to install the following:

Chair - Donna Stefano, Heritage Inn of Barnesville (Ethica)
Vice Chair - Jerry Patton, Cumming Nursing Center
Secretary - Brad Bilbo, Reliable Health Care Management
Treasurer - Suzanne Gerhardt, PruittHealth
At Large Members:
Laura Backus, PruittHealth
William “Chip” Davis III, Crossroads Medical Management
Renee Ellis, Genesis Healthcare
Darcy Watson, Westbury Administrative Services
Paul Zani, Mission Health

Council Presidents (Elected during the Spring Council Tour):
East Central - Donna Wiggins, Thomson Health & Rehab (Crossroads Medical Management)
Metro Atlanta - Kenneth Burnett, PruittHealth - Brookhaven
Middle Georgia - Brian Hart, Elberta Health Care (Health Management)
Northeast - Kerry Smith, New Horizons Lanier Park
Northwest - Rita Hudson, Rockmart Health (Crossroads Medical Management)
Southeast - Terry Cook, McRae Manor
Southwest - Rena Bledsoe, Cordele Health & Rehab
West Central - Spencer Windham, The Oaks Nursing Home

Additional Board Members:
Immediate Past Chair - Ron Westbury, Westbury Administrative Services
SOURCE Representative – Tracie Clark, Next Step Care
GCAL Representative – Kathyjo Gordon, Stone Brooke Suites (Ethica)
AHCA Board of Governors Vice Chair - Deborah Meade, Health Management
NCAL Board of Directors Board Member at Large - Barbara Mitchell, Magnolia Manor
Congratulations to all of our newly-elected officers!