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Board of Directors

Stacy Brees

Stacy Brees is a consultant with Candid Partners, a management consulting and technology services firm based in Atlanta, Georgia. She has spent most of her 20-year career in consulting, working with clients in industries that include commercial real estate, electric utilities, oil & gas, and food & beverages. The Coca-Cola Company has been her sole client for the last five years. Stacy is a past member of the Board of Directors of the Junior League of Atlanta member, and she is a current member of the Nominating Committee. She is a member of the Covey Guild of the Covenant House Georgia and has also held a number of volunteer roles at The Children's School, including two years as co-chair of the annual fundraising auction and two years as co-chair of the Parents' Association. Stacy holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Georgia Tech, and she lives in Atlanta with her husband and nine-year-old son.


  • Director of Accounting/Development
    Amy Zygler 

  • Enrollment Coordinator/Office Manager
     Leslie Vestal 

  • Program Coordinator
    Susan Vaughn 

  • Regional Program Coordinator
    Debbie Ross 

  • Regional Program Coordinator/Content Manager
    Michelle Maddox 

  • Grant Coordinator
    Kelly Freyer 

  • Project Coordinator
    Emily Pettigrew 

  • Administrative Assistant Publications
    Olivia Ramfos 

  • Database Management
    Glenda Cofer 

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