Thirteen members of the Sandy Springs community serve on an advisory committee for Youth Leadership Sandy Springs. The committee includes educators, parents, business executives and Leadership Sandy Springs alumni.


Stacey Hader Epstein, Chairperson
  Public Relations Consultant/Community Volunteer

Ivan Mervis, Vice Chairperson
  Dogwood Tutoring and Test Prep

Elizabeth Jetton, Secretary
  Owner/Founder, Directions for Women

Beth Sibert, Treasurer
  Business owner/YLSS alumna parent

Catherine Ealick-Anderson
  Attorney, Anderson & Ealick, P.C.

Howard Austin
  Retired Physician/Community Volunteer

Brannen Butts
  Program Director/Principal at Pond & Company

Sammy Grant
  SG Financial Advisors

Sandra Jewell
  Retired Professor and Consultant/Community Volunteer

Brian Patterson
  Business and Work-Based Learning Teacher 
  North Springs Charter High School

Jan Paul (ex-offico)
  Executive Director, Leadership Sandy Springs

Melissa Swindell
  Executive Director, The Wren's Nest

DeeAnn Bauer Weprinsky
  Community Advocate & Volunteer


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