Board of Directors

GHA Autism Supports

Executive Committee

Brinn Smith, Retired from Bear Insurance

Gina Martin, Retired Educator and Community Volunteer

Past President
Marianne Bright, Sylvan Learning, Director and Owner

Dr. Robert “Rob” Morrell, Rehabilitation Physician and Parent of a child with Autism

Ronnie Michael, Retired Police Chief, Mayor and member of Albemarle City Council


Sue Bohnsack, Retired Educator & Community Volunteer

The Honorable Ron Burris, Attorney and Retired Judge

Jane Lisk, Vice-President, South Central Oil Company

Al Sadowsky, Sales for Service Experts and Parent of a child with autism

Sandy Selvy-Mullis, Publisher, Stanly News & Press

Dr. Russ Sharples,  Retired Educator & Community Volunteer

Melissa Smith, Stanly County Schools Principal

Robert W. Thompson, Ex Officio, Retired NC Dept. of Transportation, Parent of two children with autism