Board of Directors

The Advantage Behavioral Health System's Board

Advantage's Community Service Board Membership is made up of representatives from each of the 10 counties served by Advantage in the Northeast Georgia Region.  Representatives are appointed by the local governing authority within each county.  General Board Membership is held for a four year duration.  Board Officer positions are held for a two year duration.

To view the minutes from past board meetings please click here.


For those interested in the Community Service Board recruitment process, please click here.

Board Member Patti Knick

Patti Knick
Board Member
Jackson County
Term Expiration: 2/2019

Board Member Kevin Poe

Kevin Poe
Vice Chairman
Board Member
Jackson County

Board Member Reginald Hunter









Reginald Hunter
Board Member
Madison County
Term Expiration: 6/2018

Board Member Frusanna Hayes
 
Frusanna Hayes
Board Member
Morgan County
Term Expiration:  11/2016

 

Board Member Chuck Hunt
 
Chuck Hunt
Secretary
Board Member
Oconee County
Term Expiration:  2/2018

Board Member David Kidd
 
David Kidd
Chairman
Oglethorpe County
Term Expiration:  11/2017
 

Board Member Jerry NeSmith
   
Jerry NeSmith
Board Member
Athens-Clarke County

 

Board Member Larry Magers


Larry Magers
Athens-Clarke County
Term Expiration: 8/2018



 

Missing Photo of Board Member Mary Lay

Mary Lay
Barrow County
Term Expiration: 8/2018

Board Member Mae Davis
 
Mae Davis
Elbert County
Term Expiration: 4/2018

Board Member Penny Shirley
 
Penny Shirley
Board Member
Walton County
 Term Expiration: 6/2018

Board Member Vacancy
 
Vacant
Board Member
Walton County
Term Expiration:

Board Member Vacancy
 
Vacant
Board Member
Walton County
Term Expiration:

 

 

 

10 Locations

Our services cover the 10 county region of Northeast Georgia. We operate 6 behavioral health outpatient clinics and 7 clinical sites for individuals with intellectual developmental disabilities.