Our Mission

We provide development opportunities that empower young people to create positive change.

Our Vision

We are the premier network of young professionals in Georgia.

Our Declaration of Principles

We believe: 

that faith in God gives meaning and purpose to human life,

that the brotherhood of man transcends the sovereignty of nations, 

that economic justice can best be won by free men through free enterprise, 

that government should be of laws rather than of men,

that earth's great treasure lies in human personality, 

and that service to humanity is the best work of life.

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OUR VISION

We are the premier network of young professionals in Georgia.

OUR MISSION

We provide development opportunities that empower young people to create positive change.

OUR DECLARATION OF PRINCIPLES

We believe: 

that faith in God gives meaning and purpose to human life,

that the brotherhood of man transcends the sovereignty of nations, 

that economic justice can best be won by free men through free enterprise, 

that government should be of laws rather than of men,

that earth's great treasure lies in human personality, 

and that service to humanity is the best work of life.

2019 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
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89th State President

Danielle Fields

Danielle Fields is currently a resident of Gray, GA. She graduated from Georgia College and State University in 2004 with her Bachelor's Degree and in 2017 with a Masters in Management Information Systems. Danielle is currently employed by the University System of Georgia Shared Services Center as an HRIS Analyst. 

In 2013, Danielle was named one of Georgia Trend Magazine's Top 40 Under 40.  She also participated in Leadership Baldwin, is an active member of New City Church Milledgeville and currently serves as the Treasurer for Stag Vets, Inc.

 

Danielle was the founding President of the Milledgeville Jaycees in 2014, helping to structure and develop a sustainable plan for fundraising for the Milledgeville Chapter, as well as establish relationships with the State and National Jaycees organization.  Danielle served as the State Vice President for Membership and Community Development in 2016 and as the President-Elect in 2017.  She also serves on the 2019 Strategic Planning Committee for JCI USA.

 

Danielle has been married to Michael Fields for 17 years and has four children and many animals. She enjoys spending time with family and taking care of the animals at her small homestead.

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Chairman of the Board

Chad Brown

Chad Brown is an owner and partner with The Tax Shelter, a CPA firm in Athens, GA Chad has experience serving the needs of business clients and individuals in all areas of income tax and consulting. Chad has extensive experience in business start up, business growth & consulting, and business valuation. Over the past 15 years Chad has started, owned, and operated several successful companies in the Athens area.

 

Chad graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting. Chad has spent the last 15 years furthering his education and specializing in income tax and financial consulting. Chad is also a partner in a commercial cleaning business, Athens Cleaning Company, and owns a construction company for which he also holds as professional license as a residential and light commercial general contractor in the state of Georgia.

 

Chad has served 8 years as a board member of Athens Jaycees, served as President of Athens Jaycees in 2014, has served as Vice President of Finance for the Georgia Jaycees for the last 5 years, as the President-Elect in 2017, as the 88th State President in 2018 and currently serves as the Chairman of the Board for the Georgia Jaycees.

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Vice President of Communications

Cynthia Cradduck

Cynthia Cradduck is the Junior Partner at Carriage Trade Public Relations and Cecilia Russo Marketing, where she oversees business development, manages the Visibility Team, and coordinates reputation management strategies for clients, media relations and online SEO-PR.

In 2018, Cynthia was named one of Georgia Trend Magazine's 40 Under 40. She was also named a Rising Star in Business by Savannah Magazine and Savannah Morning News in 2017.

Cynthia graduated from Georgia Southern University with a Bachelors in Communications focusing on Public Relations. She is one of six students to receive L.E.A.P. certification, which recognizes PR professionals who have gone through Leadership, Experience in Communication, Academics, and Professionalism training. Cynthia also received a certification from the Dale Carnegie LIVE online training program, Getting Results Without Authority. She is a graduate from the Savannah Speechcraft for Professional Women course sponsored by Toastmasters International. In 2004, she earned national recognition at the International Student Media Festival for “Escape from Vietnam,” a website created by Cynthia and three of her peers.

She is a member of the Savannah Jaycees where she previously served as the President during the organization's 75th anniversary. Cynthia was also the Publicity Chairperson for the Savannah United in Prayer event held on September 11, 2016, in Forsyth Park by the Community Intercessors. Cynthia has additionally supported community relations efforts of the Ronald McDonald House Charities and currently serves as the Georgia Jaycees Vice President of Communications.

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Vice President of Membership

Allen Farley

Allen Farley is an Engineer with the Swainsboro Fire Department and serves as a Trainer for the Emmanuel County Fire Department. 

 

Allen served as the Swainsboro Jaycees Vice President of Community in 2015 and 2016 and as the President in 2017.  In 2018, he served as the local Vice President of Management.  Allen currently serves as the State Vice President of Membership.

Allen is married to Katrina and they have two children.  He is also an active member of Dellwood Baptist Church.

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Vice President of Community Development

Katie Harris

Katie Harris is the Business Manager at Statesboro STEAM Academy.  Harris received the Charter School Financial Management Certificate from the Carl Vinson Institute of Government.

 

She continues to give back to her community serving as an officer of the Statesboro Jaycees, past chair of the Statesboro Jaycees Relay for Life team and a member of the Downtown Dog Park committee. For all of her hard work, Harris was recognized with the Statesboro Herald’s designation as a “20 Under 40” in 2018.

Katie is serving as the State Vice President for Community Development.