Board of Directors

Chairperson

Charlie Roberts

Charlie recently retired as Senior Counsel in the Business Tax Group at McGuirewoods LLP. Charlie has been a practicing lawyer for 39 years with experience as a tax advisor in domestic and international business transactions. Charlie is a former adjunct professor in the graduate tax program at Emory University School of Law.  Licensed to practice law in Georgia, Florida and Kentucky, Charlie received his LL.M. in taxation from the University of Florida; his J.D. from the University of Louisville; and his bachelor’s degree from the University of Kentucky.

Vice Chairperson

Greg Winnett

Greg is a Project Manager at The Home Depot where he has worked for the past 15+ years.  Prior to this, he has more than 10 years of combined Information Technology experience as a Management Consultant with Price Waterhouse and Director of Customer Service at Logility Software.  Overall, Greg has 30 years of technical and management experience in systems development, implementation and customer support. 

Treasurer

Renard Anthony

Renard has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with concentration in Accounting from the Alabama State University. Meticulous, professional with 20+ years of experience at a global accounting firm, Fortune 500 Corporation and private Multi-media Corporation.  Experience includes privately-held and publicly-traded companies in diverse industries including manufacturing, telecommunications, media, automotive and computer software. Renard has a heart for non-profits and desires to assist and guide entrepreneurs.

Secretary

Jeff Bethel

Jeff works for ALCON, a Novartis Company, as their Americas Business Continuity and Data Center Manager.  He has an engineering degree from Georgia Tech and an Executive MBA from Kennesaw State University. 

 

 Members:

 

Nichole Austion

Nichole is a marketing and communications professional with 25 years of experience in the technology and nonprofit sectors. She has served as a marketing leader in diverse industries including travel, manufacturing, cyber security, automotive, computer software, and education. Her most recent role was as Director of Marketing for Lighthouse Academies a $72 million national network of public charter schools. She holds an engineering degree from Howard University and an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin. Nichole has a passion for underserved children and the nonprofit organizations that serve them.

 

Steve Murdock

Steve serves as an elder at the Oak Hill church of Christ. He has a BS degree from the University of Georgia and a master's degree in Public Administration from the University of West Georgia. He has been a past president of the Rome Chamber of Commerce and chairman of the Floyd County Board of Education.

 

Fernando Nasmyth

Fernando Nasmyth has served on the boards of several non-profit organizations, including serving the North Atlanta Church of Christ as an Elder for over 25 years, and Greater Atlanta Christian School Board of Trustees, where he presently serves as Chair. In addition to serving on the GA Agape Board of Directors, he was appointed to the Board of Trustees of  Abilene Christian University in February 2020. Fernando retired at the end of 2017 from a career in legal operations and finance with several large public and privately held businesses. He and his wife Donna are parents to three adult children and grandparents to Olivia, Audrey, Claire, and Parker.