Welcome Message from GADA President Jasper Jewell

Welcome to the Georgia Athletic Directors Association Web Site!

The GADA is committed to supporting Georgia’s Athletic Directors by providing training and service while introducing the philosophy of educational athletic that focuses on the role of the NIAAA, the NFHS, the GHSA and the GACA.

Our mission is to assist Georgia’s Athletic Directors and coaches with their essential efforts of developing student-athletes both in and out of the classroom, nurturing student-athletes to become productive citizens in our society, and preparing student-athletes for a brighter future.

Please take the opportunity to learn more about us and to consider joining GADA by clicking the button below.

Meet Our Past Presidents
Board Appointed
wdt_ID Order Position Name
1 1 Executive Director Joe Sanfillippo, CMAA
2 2 Assistant Executive Director Jeff Beggs, CMAA
3 3 Executive Liaison Carter Wilson, CMAA
Order Position Name
Board of Directors
wdt_ID Order Position Name School System Cycle
1 1 President Jasper Jewell, CMAA Atlanta Public Schools 2020-2022
2 2 VP Dr. Curt Miller, CMAA Oconee Co. High School 2020-2022
3 3 Past President Nathan Turner, CMAA Forsyth County Schools 2020-2022
4 4 Administrative Chair Tommy Marshall, CMAA Marist School 2022
5 5 Awards Committee Joshua Mathews, CMAA Pope High School 2021-2022
6 6 Communication & Technology Kevin Petroski, CMAA Athens Academy 2020-2022
7 7 Education Committee Chair Dawn Odom, CMAA St. Vincent’s Academy 2019-2022
8 8 Membership Committee Maurice Freeman Brooks Co. 2019-2022
9 9 Conference Committee Chair Mike Phillips, CMAA Gwinnett Co. School 2020-2022
10 10 Retired Committee Chair Charles Turner, CMAA (Ret.) Clarke County School 2020-2022
Order Position Name School System Cycle
Liaisons to Board of Directors
wdt_ID Order Position Name School System
1 1 *NIAAA - LTI Liaison Ricky Turner, CMAA Blessed Trinity Catholic
2 2 *NIAAA – LTI Liaison Kandice Mitchell, CMAA Atlanta Public Schools
3 3 *Conference Committee Liaison Programs / Bulletin Eddie Hood, CAA Calvary Day School
5 5 *Conference Committee Savannah Coordinator / Golf Chad Griffin Calvary Day
6 6 Awards Committee / HOF Liaison Corrie Collier Dutchtown HS
7 7 Awards - Directors Cup Liaison Brian Deberry Grayson
8 8 Awards - Directors Cup Liaison Don Corr, CAA GHSA
9 9 *Membership Committee Liaison Chris Merritt Thomasville
10 10 *Comm. Committee Liaison Tonya Sebring, CAA Cherokee County Schools
11 11 *Administrative Liaison TBD TBD
Order Position Name School System

*indicates will attend board meeting – but will not vote, only board members vote.

Interested In Getting Involved?

The GADA is a volunteer organization and we are always seeking interested AD’s for our numerous committees.

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