Lois Shingler

Lois graduated from Ohio University with a B.A. in Political Science and went to Law School at the University of Georgia in Athens. After graduation she worked for Georgia Legal Services in Savannah and later helped set up the Georgia Legal Service office in Conyers.  Lois served as a Special...

George Shingler

George is a native Atlantan, a product of the Atlanta Public Schools, Davidson College and the University of Georgia School of Law (where he met and married Lois). He was an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Georgia for 20 years and practiced law with several law firms, including...

Charlotte McKinnon

Charlotte McKinnon graduated from Emory University with a Bachelors Degree in Psychology and a focus on Genetics.  She is the mother and full-time caregiver for two disabled adult children (Peter and Anne) with extensive practical hands-on experience in the caregiving requirements for SN children and adults . She spent several...

Bill McKinnon, MD

Bill is a retired Vascular Surgeon and is currently President of the board of the Blue and Gray Education Society.   It is an historical society that provides tours of Civil War Battle sites and educational symposiums and newsletters.

Kim C. Martin

Kim Martin is a partner at Harrison and Held LLP.  She is a trusts and estates attorney whose practice focuses on estate planning for families with a special needs family member. Her areas of expertise also include guardianship, divorce settlement agreements in cases that involve a special needs child, and...

Nancy A. McGarrah, PhD

Nancy A. McGarrah, Ph.D. has been a licensed psychologist in Georgia since 1984, after receiving her doctorate from Emory University in 1983.  She works with children and their families including evaluation, therapy and court testimony.  Her areas of specialization are child trauma and forensic psychology.  She is a Fellow of...

Brian Dewey

Brian has spent his career in sales and marketing positions with large Fortune 500 companies as well as small / mid size businesses.  Brian has a business degree from University of Florida and earned his MBA while working full time as a manufacturers representative for a major consumer products company. ...

Jane Shaw Dewey

Jane began her career as a pediatric occupational therapist and practiced for over 40 years. She graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelors and Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy and worked in a variety of adult and pediatric settings. Jane’s primary focus included providing direct therapy services and...

Patty Gabilondo

Patty Gabilondo graduated from the University of Texas in San Antonio with a Bachelor of Business Administration and after a successful career as a Supply Chain Executive, began working with local civic organizations with the passion for community improvement and helping others in need. She has served on several non-profit...

Lois Ricci

Lois Ricci has been a Geriatric Nurse Practitioner for 40+ years.  While working night shifts in the ICU at a hospital in Missouri, she was asked to teach nursing assistants in a nursing home.  She quickly realized that she loved working with the elderly (and didn’t love working the night shift)!  She attended Emory...