Leadership And Staff

Our Dedicated Team

AthFest Educates Executive Director

Athfest educates director, Jill Helme portrait.

Jill Helme

AthFest Educates Executive Committee

Executive committee chair, Russ Hallauer.

Russ Hallauer

Alicia Nickles.

Alicia Nickles

Jennifer Zwirn.

Jennifer Zwirn

Paul Reavis.

Paul Reavis

Michelle David

Michelle Davis

AthFest Educates Board of Directors

Portrait of Neal Anthony, information technology committee lead.

Neal Anthony
IT Committee LeadVice President/Development,
Crescent Mortgage Company

Erin Beasley

Erin Beasley
Member-at-LargeDirector of Operations,
,Athens Community Council on Aging

Jenn Bryant

Jenn Bryant
Marketing Committee LeadMarketing and Web,
Fanbase Sports Pro / Drive By Truckers

Sean Cook, Revenue Committee Champion for athfest educates

Sean Cook
Revenue Committee ChampionCareer Coach and Professional ,
Cook Coaching & Consulting

Athfest educates board member, Michelle Davis governance committee lead.

Michelle Davis
Governance Committee LeadAttorney,
Davis Entertainment Law, LLC

Russ Hallauer, athfest educates board member.

Russ Hallauer
ChairLocal Sales Manager,
Comcast Spotlight

Program Development Committee board member, Joseph Hasty

Joseph Hasty
Program Development Committee Music Educator,

Josh Koons

Josh Koons
Koons Environmental Design

Alicia Nickles Vice-Chair and Communications Committee Champion for athfest educates.

Alicia Nickles
Vice-Chair and Communications Publisher and Advertising Director,
Flagpole Magazine

Athfest educates board member, Paul Reavis.

Paul Reavis
Secretary and Programs Committee ChampionOwner,
Reavis Code

Julie Roth Member-at-Large.

Julie Roth
Member-at-LargePractice Administrator,
Pittman Plastic Surgery

Janine Sheedy Grant Committee Lead for athfest educates.

Janine Sheedy
Grant Committee LeadSchool Psychologist,
Clarke County School District

Jennifer Zwirn Treasurer and Finance Committee Lead.

Jennifer Zwirn
Treasurer and Finance Committee LeadVice President/ Branch Manager,
Athens First Bank and Trust