Georgia Association of Convenience Stores

Board of Directors

GACS Board of Directors


The GACS Board of Directors is governed by an elected group of 17 retail and 2 supplier members. Their mission is to advance the success of the convenience store industry through political engagement, knowledge circulation, and relevant services.

GACS Officers

Patrick Parker - Chairman
The Parker Companies * St. Simons Island, GA

Grant Schmeelk - Chairman Elect & Finance Chair
Bagwell & Spears * Ball Ground, GA

Guy Cochran - Government Relations Chair
Friendly Gus * Dublin, GA

Natalie Jones - Membership Development/Training Chair
Jones Petroleum * Jackson, GA

Ken Johnson - Annual Meeting/Program Chair
Friendly Express * Waycross, GA

Ed Hong  - Annual Tradeshow Chair
Clipper Petroleum * Flowery Branch, GA

 

 

GACS Directors

Chris Cockerham - Director
Gate Petroleum * Jacksonville, FL

Brian Griffith - Past Chairman
Golden Pantry Food Stores * Bogart, GA

T. J. Heath - Director
Jarett Heath, Inc. * Gray, GA

Tim Huff - Director
McDonald Oil * LaGrange, GA

Mike Hyde - Director
Pit Stop Convenience Centers * Peachtree City, GA

Steve Lattig - Director
Circle K * Waycross, GA

Dave Lloveras - Director
Sprint Foods * Wrens, GA

Tommy Patel - Director
Susie Q's Foods * Thomasville, GA

Mark Reese - Director
RaceTrac Petroleum * Atlanta, GA

Glenn Snow - Director
Jet Food Stores * Sandersville, GA

Lynn Watson - Director
Aden's Minit Market * Douglas, GA

Kim Sellers - Supplier Board Chairman
CBE, Inc. * Montgomery, AL

Chuck Brooks - Past Supplier Board Chairman
Spalding Amusement * Experiment, GA