Katie Ashcraft, Treasurer

Katie Ashcraft has a long record of helping position start ups and other organizations for growth. She holds a BSBA degree in Marketing from Appalachian State University and an MBA degree from California State University (Fullerton).  Before establishing her own … Read More

Chris Wheeler, Past President

Chris Wheeler is a long-time resident and business owner in Blairsville, GA.    He graduated from Union County High School in 2002 and Valdosta State University with degrees in Finance and Mathematics in 2006.   Chris decided to join the Habitat … Read More

Linda Lawrence, Interim President

Linda is the owner of Your Girl Friday by Linda, a small business specializing in part-time, temporary services for local businesses.  She has an extensive background in special events, communications, and community relations, and has served as a volunteer and/or … Read More

Judy Muir, Secretary

Judy grew up in New Jersey and upon graduating from East Stroudsburg University in PA, she moved to Florida to pursue a teaching career.  She taught for several years and then managed several travel agencies over the next 20 years. … Read More

Board Members

Teresa Colwell, Board Member

Teresa has been a resident of Union County since 1981.  As a graduate of University of Georgia, she earned a Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Speech and Language Pathology.  Teresa retired in 2003 from Fannin County Schools as an Assistant … Read More

Darren Harper, Board Member

Darren is Blairsville born and Atlanta raised. His role with the Visit Downtown Blairsville (aka Blairsville DDA) is to wear many hats. Serving as the Program Manager for the past seven years, Darren is involved with many different aspects of … Read More