Board of Managers

Plewismelresident (2015-2018)
Melanie Filson Lewis '93 Fayetteville, GA
Occupation: VP, Business Support Manager, Bank of America
Alumnae Activities: Former President-Elect and Treasurer, WCAA; Class Liaison; AAR; Atlanta Wesleyan Alumnae Club; Alumnae Christmas Coffee Hostess; Wesleyan First Contact; Reunion Planning Committee; Fiscal Fitness Convocation Speaker; Candlelighter; e-Link; Alumnae Weekend and WWW Volunteer
Community Activities: Former President United Methodist Women, Morrow UMC; Women's Share Group leader; School Council President at Sara Harp Minter Elementary; Girl Scout co-leader; Hospitality committee at Whitewater Middle School; Team Bank of America Volunteer

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President-Elect (2015-2018)
Abbie Smoak Lacienski '01 Statesboro, GA
Advanced Degree: M.Ed. in Educational Leadership, Georgia Southern University
Occupation: High School Teacher 
Alumnae Activities: Former Vice-President for Publications and Public Relations, WCAA; Class Reunion Planning Committee; Sisters 4 Sisters; Candlelighter

Vice President for Development (2015-2018)
Jan Lawrence '80 Oakton, VA
Advanced Degree: (current) work towards M. Div. at Wesley Seminary, Washington, D.C.; work towards a M.A., University of Missouri School of Journalism, Columbia, MO (1980-1981); Program Management Professional (PMP)
Occupation: Program Manager, Harris Corporation, Critical Networks
Alumnae Activities: Loyalty Fund Chair; 1980 Reunion Chair; Society for the Twenty-First Century; Class e-Rep; Class Liaison; Candlelighter
Community Activities: Annual Conference Delegate, Foundry Charge, Baltimore-Washington Conference United Methodist Church; Inclusion Advocacy Ministry Team, Foundry United Methodist Church, Washington, D.C.; Personnel Committee, Foundry United Methodist Church, Washington D.C.; Co-Chair, Bicentennial Homecoming Celebration, Foundry United Methodist Church; Advocacy Chair, Baltimore Washington Reconciling United Methodists (BWARM); Love Your Neighbor Coalition Volunteer

Sherry NealVice-President for Admission (2015-2018)
Sherry Neal '96 Atlanta, GA
Advanced Degree: J. D., University of Georgia School of Law 
Occupation: Adoption Attorney and Managing Partner at Neal & Wright LLC
Alumnae Activities: Move-in Day Volunteer; Society for the Twenty-First Century; Candlelighter
Community Activities: Fellow, American Academy of Adoption Attorneys; Founding Fellow and Charter President, Georgia Council of Adoption Lawyers; Member of Children & the Courts Committee, State Bar of Georgia; Member, Stonewall Bar Association; Associate Member, Georgia Association of Licensed Adoption Agencies; Member, Voice for Adoption; Member of National Adoption League, National Council for Adoption; Chair, Mary Lin Educational Foundation; Classroom and Media Center Volunteer, Mary Lin Elementary School; Moderator, Lake Claire Parents

Vice-President for Educational Enrichment (2015-2018)
Jane Price Claxton '68 Macon, GA
Advanced Degree: M.Ed. Mercer University; Certificate in School Guidance Counseling, Fort Valley State College
Occupation: Retired English Teacher and School Guidance Counselor
Alumnae Activities: Former Vice-President for Publications and Public Relations, Vice-President for Educational Enrichment and Carnes Lecture Series Chair, WCAA; Loyalty Fund Chair; Center for Creative and Performing Arts Advisory Committee; Inaugural Spirit Showcase Director; Class Reunion Planning Committee; Class e-Rep; Class Liaison; Candlelighter; Alumnae Weekend volunteer; Benson Society; Stanback Society
Community Activities: Member, Board of Trustees of Wesley Glenn Ministries; President, Wesley Glen Auxiliary; Member, St. Peter Claver Catholic School Board; Volunteer, St. Peter Claver Food Pantry

Vice-President for Publications and Public Relations (2015-2018)
Jaime F. McQuilkin '06 Atlanta, GA 
Advanced Degree: Certificate in Design, The Creative Circus 
Occupation: Designer, Cricket Wireless 
Alumnae Activities: Former Secretary, WCAA; President, Atlanta Club; Wesleyan Atlanta Young Alums Planning Committee and Member; Atlanta Club, Member and Hostess; Reunion Attendee; Sisters 4 Sisters; Candlelighter;e-Link; AAR; Alumnae Weekend, Move-In Day, WWW volunteer; Donor of Distinction

Catherine ForeSecretary (2015-218)
Catherine O'Kelley Fore ’02 Signal Mountain, TN
Occupation: Interior Designer, Owner, The Pink Lantern Interiors, LLC
Alumnae Activities: Alumnae Weekend Class Reunion Chair; AAR; Candlelighter; Luncheon Hostess
Community Activities: Austin Hatcher Foundation Committee Member; Bunny Hop Committee Member, Chambliss Center; AmuseUm Committee Member, Creative Discovery Museum; Parent Member Volunteer, Signal Crest Preschool; Member, Signal Mountain Presbyterian Church

lmossesTreasurer (2015-2018)
Lynn Moses ’77 Macon, GA
Advanced Degree: UGA Sales Leadership Academy 2010
Occupation: Georgia Power Company, Sales Manager for Central Region
Alumnae Activities: Class Reunion Co-Chair; Loyalty Fund Liaison; Convocation Speaker; Thousandfold Society; Candlelighter
Community Activities: Board Member, Macon Area Habitat for Humanity; Leadership Macon Alumni-Class 2011
Alumna Trustee (2013-2017)
Pris Gautier Bornmann ’68 Alexandria, VA
Advanced Degree: M.S., Purdue University; J.D., American University
Occupation: Attorney (Retired)
Alumnae Activities: Washington, D.C. Metro Area Alumnae Club; Society for the Twenty-First Century; Class Liaison; Vice Chair, Campaign Major Gift Committee, Forever First Campaign; AAR; Career Mentor; Internship Hostess; Candlelighter

mitchellbevAlumna Trustee (2014-2018)
Beverly F. Mitchell ’68 Woodstock, GA
Advanced Degree: Ph.D., Florida State University
Occupation: Professor and Associate Dean (Retired), Kennesaw State University
Alumnae Activities: Atlanta Alumnae Club; Candlelighter; Alumnae Weekend and WWW Volunteer
Community Activities: State and National Board of Examiners for Accreditation of Educator Preparation Programs; Member, Sandy Springs Christian Church; Member of several committees with the Georgia Professional Standards Commission

Alumna Trustee (2015-2019) 
Leesa Akins Flora '87 Brookhaven, GA
Advanced Degree: J.D, Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law 
Occupation: Attorney (Retired) 
Alumnae Activities: Former Treasurer and Member-at-Large for Alumnae Weekend, WCAA; Former Secretary, Atlanta Alumnae Club 
Community Activities: Board of Directors, Past President, Former President, Tuxedo Park Civic Association; Board of Directors, Fulton County CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates); Junior League of Atlanta

Wende Sanderson Meyer von BremenMember-at-Large for Nominations (2013-2016)
Wende Sanderson Meyer von Bremen '80 Macon, GA 
Occupation: Realtor, Associate Broker with REMAX Cutting Edge Realty
Alumnae Activities: Former Vice President for Publications and Public Relations, WCAA; Class of 1980 Treasurer; Lemonade on the Lawn Hostess; Society for the Twenty-First Century; Candlelighter
Community Activities: Member, Historic Macon; Tutor and Camp Leader. Street to Success (program for at risk girls); Member, Handbell Choir, and Usher, Martha Bowman Memorial Methodist Church; Member and Board of Directors, Middle GA Association of Realtors; 2014 Community Service Award Winner, Association of Realtors; Member, Wesleyan's Academy for Life Long Learning (WALL); Stocking Volunteer, Salvation Army

Sherrie RandallMember-at-Large for Student Relations (2014-2017)
Sherrie N. Randall '03 College Park, GA 
Occupation: Contracting Officer/Specialist, Center for Disease Control and Prevention 
Alumnae Activities: Vice President, Atlanta Alumnae Club, Member; Alumnae Weekend Class Reunion Co-Chair; Alumnae Weekend Volunteer; Wesleyan Atlanta Young Alumnae, Member; Candlelighter
Community Activities: Sunday School teacher, Word Made Flesh Scripture Interpretation Ministry, Angel Tree Ministry, former Women's Day Co-Coordinator, and Nominations and Leadership Development Committee, Ben Hill United Methodist Church; former Secretary for the Social Employees Club Board for the CDC Procurement and Grants Office: National Contracts Management Association since 2003

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Member-at-Large for Alumnae Weekend (2015-2018)
Carol Bacon Kelso '73 Thomasville, GA 
Occupation: Hostess for CNS television, Thomasville Today Program; Caterer; Former Local Cooking Show Host; Community Volunteer
Alumnae Activities: Former Member-at-Large for Nominations and Alumnae Weekend Chair, WCAA; Class Reunion Co-Chair; Reunion Committee; Class Liaison; Alumnae Office Volunteer; Candlelighter; Thousandfold Society; Tallahassee Alumnae Club; Wesleyan mother to PK '06; AAR


Past President (2015-2018)
Ashley Garrett '90 Athens, GA
Advanced Degree: M.A., Auburn University
Occupation: Internal Communications Manager for Athens Regional Health Services
Alumnae Activities: Former President, President-Elect, Secretary, Vice President for Publications and Public Relations, and Vice President for Educational Enrichment, WCAA; Atlanta Wesleyan Alumnae Club; Loyalty Fund Chair; AAR; Society for the Twenty-First Century; Fiscal Fitness Convocation Speaker; e-Link; Candlelighter; e-Rep; Alumnae Weekend and WWW Volunteer