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The Georgia Partnership Board of Directors confers this title and privileges only upon individuals who have made extraordinary and noteworthy contributions to the organization for a period of years.


The Georgia Partnership's first president, Dr. Art Dunning, has been named president of Albany State University after consolidation with Darton College.  Here is the story.

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Sustaining Members

The Georgia Partnership hosts luncheons for our sustaining members as a small "Thank You!" for their many contributions in helping found the organization in 1992 and for their continued service.  Here (L-R) Sonny Walker, F.D. Toth, and Melvin Kruger share a few memories.

The Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education is proud and honored to have this distinguished group as our Sustaining Members:

Albert Abrams
VP for External Affairs, Macon State College
Joy Berry
Retired Educator
Ann Cramer
Senior Consultant, Coxe Curry & Associates
Bill Dahlberg
Retired Chairman, Mirant Corporation
Art Dunning, President, Albany State University
Anne Hancock
Retired, U.S. Department of Education
Melvin Kruger
CEO, L.E. Schwartz & Son, Inc.
Gary Lee, Jr.
Retired President, UPS Foundation
David Ratcliffe
Former Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Southern Company
Roy Richards
Chairman, Southwire Company
Carl Swearingen
Retired, BellSouth
Terri Tingle
Retired, Turner Broadcasting System
F.D. Toth
Retired Educator
John Varner
Director, PAGE Foundation
Sonny Walker
Principal, The Sonny Walker Group
Pat Willis
Executive Director, Voices for Georgia's Children