Herbert W. Garrett, Executive Director of the Georgia School Superintendents Association will be our guest speaker.
Biographical Sketch Of Herbert Garrett
erbert W. Garrett, now in his
fifth year as Executive Director of the Georgia School Superintendents Association
, is a lifelong resident of Georgia and a product of its public schools and colleges.
Prior to accepting his current position, he spent a 32-year career in pursuit of providing a better education for Georgia's boys and girls, a career in which he served as a teacher, principal, and superintendent.
brings the perspective of having grown up in the small, rural Georgia town of Lincolnton but having spent the majority of his
professional career in suburban Atlanta.
He retired as superintendent of the Henry County Schools, one of America's most rapidly growing districts.
Herb has served on numerous boards and committees, and he was elected as president of both the Georgia Association of Educational Leaders (GAEL) and the Georgia School Superintendents Association (GSSA) during his career.
was actively involved in civic clubs, churches, and Chambers of Commerce in the communities where he
is married to the former Sue Powell, and they reside in McDonough, Georgia.