GAAE Officers 2015-2016
Georgia Association for Alternative Education
"Developing the Potential in ALL Georgia Students"
Dr. Melinda Strickland - President
Retired Floyd County Schools Administrator
"Reading, writing and arithmetic does not constitute an education any more than a knife, fork and spoon constitute a dinner."
-- John Lubbock
Tammy Brinkley, Ed.S - Treasurer
"Do not ever underestimate your power as an educator: your power to make all of your students feel included, and perhaps, most importantly, your power to plant hope"
Dr. Donita Cullen - Secretary
Academic CoordinatorDouglas County Performance Learning Center
"Programs do not change kids....relationships do." - Bill Milliken
Sandy Denham - Conference Chair
Principal - Harris County Performance Learning Center
"You can mean business without being mean,
You can disagree without being disagreeable
and if you focus on it you can fix it"
Leslie Myles - Public Relations Chair
Field Support Coordinator, Communities in Schools of Georgia
""The only thing worse than being blind, is having sight with no vision."