Get Involved. Join A Committee

One of the best ways to get more benefit from your GeorgiaBTA Membership is to join a committee.


Board Member

Professional Development Fundraiser and AuctionNi Nicole Castoreno
Education Day Kim Kearns
Monthly Education Programs Kim Kearns
Venues Janet Thurston
Scholarship Debbie Sievert
Sponsorship Rick George
Communications Ronnie Cole
Membership Nahal Golestaneh
Community Service Tara Parker
Legislative / Community Affiars TeMaya Eatmon


Please click here to view contact information on the Board of Directors page.

Committee  What we do
Professional Development Fundraiser and Auction
  • Oversee annual Auction.
  • Manage day-of-event.
  • Solicit items for the event.
  • Work with Communications to promote the event.
  • Grow membership by 10% (new member companies)
  • Provide a list of monthly meeting guests
  • Develop and solicit renewals
  • Contact new members and remind them of meetings, meet them at door and sit with them during meetings to welcome them
  • Provide a monthly list to President of all NEW members who are in attendance so that they can be recognized at the meeting
  • Interview members and match talents to committees /assignments
  • Develop and chair the Scholarships Committee
  • Verify availability of relevant Scholarship Offerings & Applications
  • Promote, solicit, award, and administer scholarships for GeorgiaBTA
  • Announce scholarships to the membership.
  • Develop GeorgiaBTA social media policy/parameters.
  • Post articles, notices and  pictures to promote chapter, members, sponsors, and events
  • Update PowerPointpresentation for monthly meetings and other events
  • Feature partners in media channels to fulfill sponsorship commitments
  • Create ROI statements for new members and renewals.
  • Coordinate/Review/Update Board Members on GeorgiaBTA member surveys
Monthly Educational Meetings
  • Solicit speakers for monthly meetings
  • Obtain bios, photos, take-aways, and provide write ups to Director of Communications and Administrator
  • Handle speaker travel arrangements including hotel and black car
  • Handle day-of-meeting needs for speaker.
Education Day
  • Develop Agenda and Topics for the Event.
  • Solicit speakers for the Event
  • Obtain bios, photos, take-aways, and provide wriptes up to Director of Communications and Administrator
  • Handle speaker travel arrangements including hotel and black car
  • Handle day-of-meeting needs for speakers.
  • Locate and secure meeting sites and auction event
  • Negotiate rates and contract. Manage food and beverage.
  • Provide final guarantees
  • Manage A/V requirements
  • Act as Liaison with venue on the day of the event.
  • Maintain and grow existing sponsorships
  • Develop new sponsorships, including in-kind donations where applicable
  • Obtain logos, links, and write-ups to use in fulfillment of sponsorship agreement and provide to Director of Communications and Administrator
  • Work with partners to match message to monthly topic for Platinum Partners; promote each month and ensure they get their time at the podium.
  • Work with Director of Communications to build value into sponsorship offerings and ensure sponsors are promoted according to sponsorship agreements
  • Work with Director of Membership to bring more value to new members through company-recognition opportunities
Community Service
  • Oversee annual Community Service Project. Manage day-of event.
  • Solicit event sponsors
Legislative / Community Affairs
  • Manage Chapter Challenge and PAC
  • Keep membership informed of upcoming legislation