In Barbara’s professional life, she was a sales and marketing manager for a hydraulic and pneumatic fittings company. She’s married to John with four children, twelve grandchildren and two great grandchildren. He is working at Habitat because she absolutely loves … Read More


John is married to Barbara and is a retired police detective from upstate New York. He loves the fact that he can interact with customers while he’s working. His philosophy is that a person should walk in as a customer … Read More


Kyle enjoys spending time with his family and being outdoors. He re-purposes old items and restores antiques. He likes finding things destined for the dump and giving them a new life. He currently restores antique chainsaws.

Charlotte, ReStore Manager

Charlotte grew up in the South and went to school out West. She and her husband are restoring a house built in 1914. She enjoys camping, cooking, refinishing furniture and traveling. She’s been to 40 states and her dog Louie … Read More

Cathy, Operations Manager

Cathy is the Operations Manager for Habitat for Humanity, Towns/Union Counties, Inc.She received her Associate’s Degree in Secretarial Science from Chesapeake College, and her Bachelor’s Degree in English/Secondary Education from Salisbury University. After moving to Blairsville in 1998, Cathy worked … Read More

Bryan Thomas, Executive Director

Bryan is an Atlanta native and attended UGA. He spent 20 years working for the 4th largest residential builder in the country and have built over 300 homes. He enjoys motorcycles and playing with his 2-year-old grandson.