Committees, Programs & Sections

Board of Governors

The State Bar of Georgia is governed by a Board of Governors. The Board controls and administers the affairs of the State Bar. Members of the Board of Governors are the voice of the members in the circuit they represent. The Board is comprised of the Attorney General of Georgia, officer members and elected and appointed Board of Governors members. Read More.

Meeting Dates, Minutes and Agendas

Click here for a list of upcoming Board of Governors Meetings and access to meeting minutes and agendas.

Board of Governors Members

 

NamePositionTerm Expires
Hon. Philip C. SmithBell Forsyth Circuit2016
Hon. Carson Dane PerkinsAlapaha Circuit, Post 12017
Hon. Clayton Alan TomlinsonAlapaha Circuit, Post 22016
Mr. William Gregory PopeAlcovy Circuit, Post 12017
Mr. William Gregory PopeAlcovy Circuit, Post 12016
Mr. Michael R. Jones, Sr.Alcovy Circuit, Post 22016
Mr. Will H. Pickett, Jr.Appalachian Circuit2017
Mr. Eric Alvin BallingerBlue Ridge Circuit, Post 22017
Judge Diane E. BessenAtlanta Circuit, Post 12017
Judge Diane E. BessenAtlanta Circuit, Post 12017
Mr. Kent Edward AltomAtlanta Circuit, Post 22017
Ms. Kathleen M. WomackAtlanta Circuit, Post 32017
Mr. Jeffrey Ray KuesterAtlanta Circuit, Post 42016
Ms. Catherine KouraAtlanta Circuit, Post 52017
Mr. Dwight L. ThomasAtlanta Circuit, Post 62016
Mr. William M. Ragland, Jr.Atlanta Circuit, Post 72017
Mr. Kenneth Bryant Hodges, IIIAtlanta Circuit, Post 82016
Mr. Damon Erik ElmoreAtlanta Circuit, Post 92017
Mr. Scott Dewitt DeliusAtlanta Circuit, Post 102016
Hon. Jill PryorAtlanta Circuit, Post 112017
Ms. Elena KaplanAtlanta Circuit, Post 122016
Mr. R. Gary SpencerAtlanta Circuit, Post 132017
Mr. Edward B. KrugmanAtlanta Circuit, Post 142016
Ms. Letitia A. McDonaldAtlanta Circuit, Post 152017
Ms. Dawn M. JonesAtlanta Circuit, Post 162016
Judge JaDawnya C. ButlerAtlanta Circuit, Post 172017
Mr. Foy R. DevineAtlanta Circuit, Post 182016
Ms. Elizabeth Louise FiteAtlanta Circuit, Post 192017
Mr. William V. Custer, IVAtlanta Circuit, Post 202016
Ms. Patricia Anne GorhamAtlanta Circuit, Post 212017
Mr. Frank B. StricklandAtlanta Circuit, Post 222016
Ms. Donna G. BarwickAtlanta Circuit, Post 232017
Mr. Joseph Anthony RoseboroughAtlanta Circuit, Post 242016
Ms. Phyllis J. HolmenAtlanta Circuit, Post 252017
Mr. Anthony B. AskewAtlanta Circuit, Post 262016
Ms. Nancy Jean WhaleyAtlanta Circuit, Post 272017
Mr. J. Henry Walker, IVAtlanta Circuit, Post 282016
Ms. Tina Shadix RoddenberyAtlanta Circuit, Post 292017
Ms. Karlise Yvette GrierAtlanta Circuit, Post 302017
Mr. Michael Brian TerryAtlanta Circuit, Post 312016
Mr. Seth David KirschenbaumAtlanta Circuit, Post 322017
Ms. S. Kendall ButterworthAtlanta Circuit, Post 332016
Ms. Allegra J. LawrenceAtlanta Circuit, Post 342017
Mr. Terrence Lee CroftAtlanta Circuit, Post 352016
Mr. J. Marcus Edward HowardAtlanta Circuit, Post 362017
Mr. Samuel M. MatchettAtlanta Circuit, Post 372016
Mr. Michael Dickinson Hobbs, Jr.Atlanta Circuit, Post 382016
Ms. Anita Wallace ThomasAtlanta Circuit, Post 392017
Ms. Carol V. ClarkAtlanta Circuit, Post 402016
Mr. H. Craig StaffordAtlantic Circuit, Post 12016
Mr. Carl Robert VarnedoeAtlantic Circuit, Post 22017
Mr. Samuel S. OlensAttorney General2050
Mr. Samuel S. OlensAttorney General2017
Mr. Sam G. NicholsonAugusta Circuit, Post 12017
Mr. William James Keogh, IIIAugusta Circuit, Post 22016
Mr. Thomas Reuben Burnside, IIIAugusta Circuit, Post 32017