Take Action, and make your ideas a reality.

You can make an impact on planning across the state of Georgia.

In 2024, GPA has a number of great opportunities in which to serve on the Board of Directors. Seven positions will be open for the 2024 election to start service January 1, 2025.

  • President-Elect
  • AICP Director at Large (two positions)
  • District 2 Director
  • District 4 Director
  • District 6 Director
  • District 8 Director

The term for President-Elect/President/Past-President is four years beginning January 1, 2025 through December 31, 2028. The term for the District Directors and AICP Directors-at-Large is two years beginning January 1, 2025. All candidates must a member in good standing. Board positions are defined in the Chapter bylaws.

The GPA District Map is available here, and you can learn more about each board position on the Board Members / Descriptions & Districts page.

The nominations process is managed through the APA Consolidated Election through Survey and Ballot Systems. The portal is open through May 30 for nominations.

Learn More about Elections Here

Submit Nomination Here

If you have any further questions, please reach out to Whitney Shephard, Past-President.

Serving on the Board is a great way to network, connect, and give back to GPA and the planning profession in Georgia. New board member terms will officially begin January 1, 2025.

Should you have any questions regarding the positions, nominations process, or elections timeline, please reach out to Whitney Shephard, Past-President and Elections Committee Chair for 2024.