Youth Development Board

Morgan House
My name is William Morgan House Jr. I am the youngest of seven with five sisters and one brother. I was born and raised in Gainesville, Ga. where I currently live with my beautiful wife, Emily Vinson House.  We have one son, William Morgan House, III "Liam" who is two years old. I graduated from Gainesville High School in 2005 and went on to complete my Bachelors degree in Marketing and PR from Ashford University in Illinois and a Master's certificate in Project Management from the University of North Georgia.  I am an avid kayaker and I spent eight years on the UGA National Team for Sprint Kayaking where I competed in many events around the world. During my time on the National Team, I spent five years living at the US Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, Ca. After my time spent training for the Olympics, I spent a brief period working as the Hall County District Executive for the Boy Scouts of America. I also spent two years working as a coach at the Lanier Canoe Kayak Club.  I am currently the Venue Manager at the Lake Lanier Olympic Park. I serve on the Gainesville CVB, the Peach State Bank Youth Development Board and the John Jarrard Foundation Board.  I am a member of the Gainesville Rotary Club, and I am a director at the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce and a graduate of the Leadership Hall Class of 2015/2016. I have a passion for all things outdoors and spending time with my family.   Contact William

Callie Hughs
Callie is a 6th generation Gainesville native where she currently lives with her husband, Brian and two sons, Trap and Boone.  She is a graduate of Gainesville High School and earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Human Development and Family Services from Auburn University in 2008.  Callie currently serves on the Staff Parrish Relations committee as well as the preschool Board at Gainesville First United Methodist Church, and the Junior Achivement Hall of Fame Gala committee.  She is a graduate of the 2013-2014 Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce Leadership Hall program.

Brian Hughs

My name is Brian Hughs. I am a lifelong resident of North Georgia and graduated
with honors from Auburn University. I joined the Simpson Company in 2008, focusing on sales and leasing of commercial real estate. I am a member of the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors, Youth Council of Realtors and the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtor’s Million Dollar Club, Georgia CCIM Chapter and current designee of the CCIM Institute. I also serve on the executive board of directors for the Gainesville Jaycees, Lanierland Auburn Club and Ducks Unlimited Chapter. My wife, Callie, and I reside here in Gainesville and attend Gainesville First United Methodist Church.

Steven PettitSteven Pettit
Steven Pettit is a Gainesville native and a graduate of Gainesville High School. He obtained a Bachelor's of Science in Biblical Studies from Liberty University in December of 2006 with a minor in Business and joined Peach State Bank & Trust in May of 2007.  Steven is currently Assistant Vice President of the bank, serving in deposits, accounting and technology. He resides in Gainesville with his family where he serves as an Associate Director of the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce and a Deacon Ministry team member at Lakewood Baptist Church..
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Chase Quinn
Chase Quinn is a native of Gainesville, Georgia and a graduate of North Hall High School.  Chase is a Certified
Public Accountant (CPA).  He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from the University of Georgia and his Master of Professional Accountancy degree from Georgia State University.  He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants (GSCPA). Chase works in the Financial Reporting and Assurance Department of Bennett Thrasher, LLP in Atlanta with experience serving both large and middle market clients in the private sector. Chase is a board member of the Bennett Thrasher Foundation where he serves as the Service Committee Co-Chair. In his role with the Bennett Thrasher Foundation Chase has organized and let volunteer projects for Habitat for Humanity, Trees Atlanta and Junior Achievement of Georgia.  Chase enjoys travelling, attending UGA football games, and spending time with friends and family. Contact Chase

Mary Frances Clark
Mary Frances Clark is a native of Gainesville, Georgia. She attended Gainesville City Schools from kindergarten until she graduated Gainesville High School in 2005. Mary Frances then attended Piedmont College and earned a degree in Early Childhood Education in 2010.  Currently, Mary Frances is a teacher in the Gainesville City School System. In her years  teaching she has been team leader, yearbook editor, and a member of the school governance council.  Mary Frances resides in Hall County with her husband, Donnie Clark.

John Baxter
My name is John Baxter. I am a Gainesville native and graduated from North Hall High School in 2006. After high school I attended North Georgia College and State University where I received a degree in Business Management in 2010. I am the co-owner and President of Deep Roots Landscape, LLC. I am involved with Younglife of Gainesville/Hall County and am a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church.

Lorena Caudillo-Juarez
My name is Lorena Caudillo-Juarez.  I am the seventh out of eight children in my family.  I like to refer to myself as the "lucky 7" of my family.  Although moving here in 1996 at the age of five, I consider myself a lifelong resident of Gainesville, Hall County, Georgia.  After graduating from Chestatee High School in 2010 and after beginning my career with the Orthopedic Group of Specialty Clinics of Georgia, I joined the Superior Court for the Northeastern Judicial Circuit currently serving as its Sentencing Clerk, Evidence Clerk and Librarian for the Robert E. Andrews Hall County Law Library.  I am an active member of Saint Michael Catholic Chiurch and part of their Young Adult Ministry (YAM).  In my free time I enjoy working out, playing my drums, going out with friends and spending quality time with my family.