Partner Communities
Grady
County, Georgia

Located in Southwest Georgia, bordering Florida, Grady County was established in 1905 from portions of Thomas and Decatur Counties.

Grady County Executive Committee

  • Chris Addleton, City of Cairo
  • Julian Brown, Grady County Joint Development Authority
  • Lisa Calhoun, City of Whigham
  • Candice Eubanks, Grady County Chamber of Commerce
  • Buddy Johnson, Grady County
  • Kermit Gilliard, Grady County Schools
  • Trey Gainous, Grady County Chamber of Commerce
  • Deron Rehberg, UGA Cooperative Extension
  • Wanda Richardson, Koyo Bearings
  • George Trulock, City of Whigham
  • Crystal Wells, Grady General Hospital Archbold Medical Center
  • Craig Wentworth, Southern Regional Technical College
  • Mesha Wind*, The Cairo Messenger

* Chair

Grady Priorities

Education for a Quality Workforce

Leadership Development

Economic Development and Tourism

Community Health and Wellness

Operations Coordinator
Sharon Liggett
Interim Archway Professional – Grady County
UGA Center for Continuing Education and Hotel
1197 S. Lumpkin Street, Suite 188
Athens, GA 30602
229-507-6869
sliggett@uga.edu