ABOUT FORWARD BRUNSWICK

Brunswick is the gateway to the Golden Isles. As such, it is important that Brunswick is aesthetically and economically attractive to residents, visitors, and stakeholders. Forward Brunswick’s mission is to inspire community commitment and raise resources to accomplish Brunswick revitalization projects. Our vision is to foster economic vitality as Brunswick’s community partnership leader. Through collaboration and the diverse personal and professional experience of our Board, Forward Brunswick will efficiently and effectively carry out development, amenity, and beautification initiatives while strengthening community hope and pride.

MISSION STATEMENT

Our mission is to inspire community commitment and raise resources to accomplish Brunswick revitalization projects.

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE

In support of our mission, we serve as an avenue for the community to express the needs for the proper standard-of-living and learn about programs and initiatives that foster economic vitality.

Inquire: Discover, Understand, Aggregate
Engage: Partner, Connect, Synergy
Contribute: Awareness, Forums, Philanthropic Donations

GUIDING VALUES

Forward Brunswick considers these core values as foundational

SMART GROWTH

COLLABORATION

PLACEMAKING

EQUITY

PRIDE

RESILIENCE

Board Members

Forward Brunswick is a diverse volunteer civic improvement organization of experienced business and community leaders. We connect with, listen to, and embrace everyone who lives, works, learns or plays in the historic City of Brunswick. Together, citizens engage to articulate what means the most to them and their friends and family. Equipped with this knowledge, Forward Brunswick collaborates with other agencies and individuals. By securing funding from individuals, businesses, foundations and government sources Forward Brunswick gets results. We are guided by the sentiments in this anonymous quotation suggested by one of our board members: “Volunteering is the ultimate exercise in democracy. You vote in elections once a year, but when you volunteer, you vote every day about the kind of community you want to live in.” – Author Unknown

BEN SLADE

CHAIR, BOARD OF DIRECTORS

ED FARLEY

VICE CHAIR, BOARD OF DIRECTORS

BRAD PIAZZA

SECRETARY & TREASURER, BOARD OF DIRECTORS

AL MCKINNON

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

BERNARD MCCLOUD

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

MICHELE SEALS

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Terra Winslett

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Jenny Lee

Jenny Lee

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Keith Calhoun

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

MORE COMING SOON!

Staff

LANCE SABBE

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

ERIN GRANADOS

OFFICE MANAGER

Foster Hayes

Foster Hayes

COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Staff

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