Dena B. Barrows, Chamber Chair, is the Nutrition Program Director for Dodge County Schools and owner of BALDD Properties. A graduate of Dodge County High School, Georgia Southern University, American Intercontinental University and the University of Georgia. She has been involved with the Eastman-Dodge Chamber of Commerce for a number of years serving on the Board of Directors, Executive Board Vice-Chair, and currently Executive Board Chair. She is a member of First Baptist Church in Eastman. Dena is married to Dr. Bryant Barrows; they have three children Austin, Lane and Dennis.
Mr. McCranie is retired after serving 32 years in the educational system of Dodge County. However, he remains active with the National Beta Club in the schools. He has served as Beta Club State Sponsor twice and is currently in his 12th year as a member of the Georgia State Beta Club Council. He is a past Dodge County Outstanding Citizen-of-the-Year.
Mr. McCranie is a city council member for the town of Chauncey and is the Director of Music and Chairman of the deacons at Chauncey Baptist Church. He resides in Chauncey with his wife, Beverly.
Sherry S. Mincey is the Parent and Family Engagement Coordinator for Dodge County Board of Education and has worked for 11 years with the Board of Education. Prior to now, Sherry worked with Department of Family and Children Services in Eastman and Cochran, Georgia. Sherry graduated from Dodge County High School and attended Middle Georgia College and received a Bachelor’s Degree from Georgia Southwestern College in Sociology. Sherry is married to Steve and has one son, Noah. They live in Eastman, Georgia. They attend Eastman First Baptist Church.
Mr. Rogers is married to Wendy E. Rogers with three children: Lance, Landon, and Emilianne. He
graduated from Georgia Southern University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in 1996.
He received the Outstanding Student Award in Management (Class of 1996) and he owns and operates Eastman Drugs, Inc.
Mr. Rogers actively works with the Dodge Arts Guild and is a member of the First Baptist Church in Eastman.