SDRA Board of Directors

The SDRA Board of Directors is composed of 25 community volunteers. The Mayor and Aldermen of the City of Savannah appoint all Board members for one- or four-year terms. The Executive Committee comprises the Board Chair, Chair-Elect, Past Chair, Secretary/Treasurer, Director At-Large, and Parliamentarian.

Savannah residents may apply to serve on the Board of Directors during open-application periods. For more information, please visit the City of Savannah website. If you are interested in participating on one of SDRA’s committees, please contact us at (912) 651-6973 or



  • Brad Baugh
  • John R. BennettChair
  • Barbara CorteseParliamentarian
  • Theodora “T” L. Gongaware
  • Adam Kirk
  • Tom Kohler
  • Jerry Lominack
  • Marysue Gaudio McCarthyDirector At-Large
  • Dawn MorganPast Chair


  • Meg (Albertson) Pace
  • Kris PatelSecretary/Treasurer
  • Connie Pinkerton
  • Stephen Plunk
  • Henry “Hank” Reed II
  • Dorothy Strong
  • Beth Vantosh
  • Milton Vazquez
  • Christine Wacta