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Congressional District 12

Don Grantham

Don Grantham

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PO Box 3145
Augusta, GA 30914-3145
(706) 738-7786 | (706) 733-4741 Fax
dgrantham@dot.ga.gov



     

Year Elected to Board ​Current Term Expires
​​2011 ​4/15/19

Biographical Data 

Personal / Family 

Date of Birth:  12/26/38
Place of Birth:  Augusta, Georgia
Marital Status: Married to the former Carol Willcox
Children: Two children; Four Grandchildren

Education

Academy of Richmond County, 1956
University of Georgia, BBA Degree 1962

Professional Record:

President and CEO:  Forest Sales Corporation, August, 1968- Present

Business Affiliations

  • North American Wholesale Lumber Association, Board of Directors 1982-1993, Executive Committee 1989-1993
  • Southern Lumber Manufacturers Association
  • National Hardwood Lumber Association
  • First Bank Board of Directors, 2004

Public Service

  • Augusta Commission, District 10, 2003-2010
  • Richmond County Commission, 1991-1995
  • Richmond County Planning and Zoning Board of Appeals, 1998-2002
  • Georgia Ports Authority 1972-1984; Chairman, 1974, 1980

Community/Civic Activities

  • Boy Scouts of America Advisory Board of Augusta, 1975-Present
  • Augusta Country Club, Director, 1975-1981
  • Augusta State University Board of Trustees, 1983-1986
  • Forest Hill Golf Club Committee, Chairman, 1983-Present
  • Metro Augusta Chamber of Commerce, 1984-2007; Executive Committee 1989-1992
  • Augusta Golf Association, President, 1986
  • Exchange Club of Augusta; President, 1988
  • YMCA Board of Directors, 1988-1992
  • University Health Club Foundation Board, 1991-1995
  • Augusta Museum Board of Directors, 1993-1996

Personal

  • Member of Aldergate United Methodist Church, Administrative Board
  • Enjoys golf, hunting and fishing

Honors and Awards

  • Gridiron Secret Society, University of Georgia, 1975
  • Outstanding Alumnus of Augusta State University, 1989
  • Named by Georgia Trend 100 Most Influential Georgians, 1991
  • Leadership Georgia, 1977
 
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