Board of Directors & RCI Staff



EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
Rosalynn Carter, President
Carter Presidential Center
Atlanta, GA

Kathryn Cade, Co-Chairperson
Auburndale, MA

Annette Carter, Board Secretary
Fayetteville, GA

Mike Cheokas, Co-Chairperson
Cheokas & Cheokas
Americus, GA


MEMBERS
Alice Argo
Americus, GA

Everett Byrd, PhD
Americus, GA

Patricia Clark, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN
Byrdine F. Lewis School of Nursing, Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA

George L. Fredrick, Ed.D, GS, COL (Ret.)

Scholarship & Enrollment Officer, Military Science Department
Georgia Southern State University
Statesboro, GA

Greg Fricchione, MD
Associate Chief of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Jennifer Friday, PhD
The Friday Consulting Group
Redan, GA

John J. Gates, PhD
Hayesville, NC

Ellen Hartman, APR Fellow PRSA
President & CEO, Hartman Public Relations
Atlanta, GA

Nancy P. Kropf, PhD
Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA

Joan M. Lord, PhD
Vice President for Education Policies, Southern Regional Education Board
Atlanta, GA

Raymond P. Lorion, PhD
Executive Director of the Center for Application & Innovation Research in Education (CAIRE)
Towson University
Towson, MD

Wallace D. Mays, MD
Americus, GA

Kerri K. Post

Americus, GA

Beth Ragan
Executive Director
Middle Flint Behavioral Healthcare
Americus, GA

Dr. Thomas F. Updike
Houston, TX

Abraham Wandersman, PhD
Professor, Department of Psychology
University of South Carolina, Barnwell College
Columbia, SC

Paula Gill Williams
Gill Drug
Americus, GA


BOARD MEMBERS EMERITUS
William Capitan, PhD
Americus, GA

Monica Kaufman Pearson
Atlanta, GA

Betty Pope
Americus, GA

Russell Thomas, Jr.
Americus, GA

May L. Wykle, PhD, RN, FAAN
Cleveland, OH


EX-OFFICIO
Eve Byrd, DNP, MPH, FNP-BC, PMH-CNS
Director of Mental Health Program
The Carter Center
Atlanta, GA

Neal Weaver, PhD
President
Georgia Southwestern State University
Americus, GA