• Serving our five surrounding communities:Chauncey, Chester, Eastman, Milan, and Rhine 

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  • 2018 Executive Board

  • Dena Barrows, Chair

  • Dena Barrows
  • 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.

  • Clay Kirkley

  • Ken Rogers
  • Clay Kirkley has established a solid reputation for assessing the financial needs of his clients and helping them reach long-term financial goals.  In addition, he works closely with GFG’s network of attorneys and CPAs to evaluate his clients’ various concerns and issues.  Currently licensed in life and health, Clay has established a client network that includes small-business owners and individuals.

    Prior to joining GFG Strategic Advisors in 2012, Clay was sales and marketing manager for Heritage Turf Farms, where his duties included customer relations and business development.  Previously Clay served as a case management officer for the Department of Juvenile Justice.

    Clay earned a degree in Justice Studies from Middle Georgia College and a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Mercer University.

    Born and raised in Eastman, Ga. Clay is a member of the Rotary Club and a First Baptist Church of Eastman.  He still resides in his home town with his wife, Laurie, and their two children, Tucker and Josie Leigh.

  • Joseph Marchant, Vice Chair of Finance


  • Clay Kirkley
  • Theron McCranie, Vice Chair of Community Relations

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  • 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.

  • Ken Rogers, Vice Chair of Community Development

  • Theron McCranie
  • Mr. Ken 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.

  • Ray Spradley, Vice Chair of Membership

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