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Instead of starting a diet or taking up a new hobby, 48 of Georgia’s brightest young professionals will celebrate the beginning of 2019 by kicking off an ambitious new project in Monroe, GA.  As part of the Young Gamechangers program they will research the area’s industries, explore natural resources, gather historical data, and meet with…
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Congratulations to the following young leaders on being accepted into the 2019 Young Gamechangers program. This group will work from January through August to develop BIG, creative solutions to challenges in Monroe/Walton County. We look forward to seeing how they work to move Georgia forward! Erin Whatley Andrews Rashaad Ansley Nicole Baxby YT Bell George…
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Georgia Radio News Network Reporter John Clark caught up with Kris Vaughn, Executive Director of GeorgiaForward, this week to get the latest news about the upcoming GeorgiaForward Forum in Macon on Oct 10. You can hear the “Georgia Focus Extra” interview on 65 stations across the statewide radio network this weekend as listed below. Times…
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Are you ready for a different kind of leadership conference to help chart Georgia’s future? Make plans now to attend the 2018 GeorgiaForward Forum. You’ll participate in a collaborative conversation about the challenges and benefits of engaging Georgia’s next generation of leaders, hear success stories from communities around the state, enjoy some great networking opportunities,…
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Today GeorgiaForward announced the host community for their 2019 Class of Young Gamechangers will be Monroe/Walton County, Georgia. The class will work on the project from January through August 2019.  Applications are now open for individuals from around the state who would like to join the Young Gamechangers leadership action program and work on the…
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Reporter John Clark sat down with GeorgiaForward Executive Director Kris Vaughn, Dougherty County Commission Chairman Chris Cohilas, and Young Gamechanger Kelli Bennett this week to talk about the recent Young Gamechangers project in Albany. They discussed the process that the Young Gamechangers went through to come up with their 12 big ideas and recommendations, what…
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