Board of Directors


Darlene M. Trigg
Executive Director

Darlene M. Trigg is widely recognized for her unique development, management, analytical and organizational skills, which have been utilized to provide management and consulting services to a diverse group of industries and markets throughout the country. Read More

Executive Officers

Rodney Turner, Board Chairman
Layer 3 Communications

Rodney Turner is the co-founder and CEO of Layer3 Communications, which is a network integrator specializing in the design, implementation, support and security of wired and wireless data networks.Read More

Saralee Parker, Secretary

​Saralee has worked in the educational software business for more than 12 years.  Prior to software sales, she spent 10 years working in public schools as a teacher, testing coordinator and Reading Recovery teacher. Read More

Board of Directors

Roger E. Ashley
Evergreen Construction

Roger Ashley is President and CEO of Evergreen Construction, a privately held commercial general contracting firm based in Atlanta, Georgia which Mr. Ashley founded in 1993.
Prior to founding Evergreen Mr. Ashley enjoyed a 17 year career with Holder Construction culminating in his service as President and CEO from 1986-1991. Read More

Carl Blouin
Family First Credit Union

Carl Blouin moved to the Atlanta area in 2000 from New Orleans, Louisiana. Mr. Blouin joined the Family First Credit Union in 2005 as Branch Manager of the Main Branch. Read More

Glenn Brock
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

Glenn Brock is a partner in the Atlanta office of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP and a leader of the firm’s school law team.  Mr. Brock’s practice for the past 25 years has focused exclusively on the representation of school districts. Read More

Walt Bryant

Walter Bryant is President and founder of eBryIT, Inc. (formerly BMC Solutions, Inc.) and, along with CEO Sharon Bryant, is a principle owner of the company.  Mr. Bryant is a Board member of eBryIT, Inc., and serves as Secretary of the Corporation.  He has served as President the majority of the time since the inception of the company in 1990.  Read More

Mike Collins
Collins Cooper Carusi Architects, Inc.

Mike is a Principle and the President of Collins Cooper Carusi Architects, an Atlanta-based architecture firm that provides design services to the recreational, hospitality, religious, educational and healthcare markets an award winning firm of over fifty dedicated professionals. Read More

Don R. Duckworth
The CWD Group

Don Duckworth is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The CWD Group, a management consulting and private equity investment firm serving a wide array of clients, from Fortune 50 global giants to small cap startups. The firm has a strong vertical industry focus and its partners have either served as a CEO, a COO, or an equivalent senior position in their respective industry segments. Read More

Liz Hausmann
Fulton County Commissioner
District 3

Liz M. Hausmann is the Fulton County Commissioner representing District 3 that encompasses the cities of Alpharetta, Mountain Park, Johns Creek, Milton, Roswell, and parts of Sandy Springs. Commissioner Hausmann serves a four year term and was unopposed in the November 2, 2010 general election.Read More

Peter Herbert
North Highland

Peter is a 25 year resident of Atlanta. He resides in the City of Sandy Springs in Fulton County. Peter is married and has a daughter attending Riverwood International Charter School.  He also has a son attending the University of Florida. Read More

I. Lawson Spence III​​

Senior Vice  PresidentLawson started in the investment business with Francis I. DuPont & Co. in 1969, and soon began to focus on institutional commodity risk management.  He worked closely with major corporate clients, designing and implementing risk management strategies to reduce financial exposure to volatile commodity prices. Read More

Rod King
Automated Logic – Georgia

Mr. King has been in sales since 1973 and joined Honeywell Inc. in 1980 selling Energy Management systems and service on building control systems.  He joined Automated Logic in 1985 and held various sales and management positions.  He is currently the Director of Educational Market which includes K-12 and Higher Ed.Read More

Donny Merritt
Rush Bus Centers

Donny Merritt is the General Manager for Rush Bus Centers’ operations of Georgia.  Rush Bus Center (Atlanta, Tifton, and Columbus) represents the three Georgia locations and is the IC Bus (a Navistar LLC) dealer (school bus and commercial bus) for the State of Georgia. Read More

Louis E. Mosley

Louis has more than 36 years of experience in the design and construction industry and brings solution based perspectives from all sides of the business throughout his career, balancing approximately a third of his years in each facet as the Architect, the Owner, and then the Contractor. Read More

Mark Zimmerman
Georgia World Congress Center

As general manager, Mark Zimmerman is responsible for managing over 400 employees at the nation’s fourth largest convention center and overseeing the marketing and operations of the facility.  Zimmerman has 20 years of industry experience, most recently serving as assistant general manager at the Georgia World Congress Center. Read More


Dr. Jeff Rose
Fulton County Schools


Princess Roman
Specialist III