Venue
The Classic Center
The Classic Center, 300 N Thomas St, Athens, GA 30601, USA

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Event Date Mon Oct 4 EDT - Wed Oct 6 EDT (17 days ago)
Location The Classic Center
300 N Thomas St, Athens, GA 30601, USA
Region Americas
Details

The Georgia Chamber's Rural Prosperity Summit (RPS) is an annual event that brings together hundreds of business leaders and elected officials who are passionate about creating vibrant, robust rural communities throughout the state.

Speakers

2021 Speaker

Bryan Hancock
Partner, McKinsey & Company, Inc.

Nick Noel
Engagement Manager, McKinsey & Company, Inc.

Chris Clark
President & CEO, Georgia Chamber

Dr. Veronica Womack
Executive Director, Rural Studies Institute, Georgia College & State University

Stacy Funderburke
State Director Georgia & Alabama, The Conservation Fund

Krisztian Varsa
Working Farms Fund Associate, The Conservation Fund

Casey Cox
President, Longleaf Ridge Farms

Tiffany Anton
Vice President, The Biz Foundry

Corinne Hodges
CEO, Association of Women’s Business Centers

Dr. Doug Miller
Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University

Dr. Chadburn Ray
Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University

Daniel Mehrabian
Medical Student, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University

Adam Dickson
Chairman, Diversity Equity & Inclusion Alliance of Northeast Tennessee & Southwest Virginia

Terence Johnson
Public Service Assistant, J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development, University of Georgia

Laura T. McCarty
President, Georgia Humanities

Beth Phillips
Director of Economic Development, University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services

Rich Price
Executive Director, Economic Development & Regional Partnerships, Western Carolina University

Michelle Elliott
Director, Archway Partnership, University of Georgia

Dr. Raphael Bostic
President & CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Dr. Margie Warrell
Bestselling Author and Founding CEO, Global Courage

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsor

PRESENTING SPONSOR:
• Georgia Power

OFFICIAL CAR OF THE GEORGIA CHAMBER:
• Kia

PLATINUM SPONSOR:
• Georgia Realtors

GOLD SPONSORS:
• AT&T
• Georgia Community Foundation Inc.
• University of Georgia

BREAKFAST SPONSOR:
• Truist

LUNCH SPONSOR:
• Georgia Humanities

WELLNESS SPONSOR:
• GLISI

SILVER SPONSORS:
• Advantage Capital
• MEAG Power

BREAK SPONSOR:
• AT&T

COFFEE SPONSORS:
• Kinetic
• Nelson, Mullins, Riley & Scarborough LLP

COMMUNITY SPONSORS:
• Albany - Dougherty Economic Development Commission
• Douglas-Coffee County Chamber & Economic Development Authority
• Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education
• Global Partnership for TeleHealth
• Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition of Georgia
• Lee Container Corporation
• Premium Peanut
• Toombs County Development Authority
• Wild Adventures