Georgia Mountains Regional Commission

It is the goal of the GMRC to provide professional technical services to cities and county’s throughout the North Georgia mountain region. Their services deliver an avenue for economic assistance and provide the necessary expertise for proposed infrastructure development. It is their goal, to move these municipalities forward so leaders may better serve the citizenry of their communities.


Billy Thurmond, Dawson County BOC Chairman
25 Justice Way, Suite 2313
Dawsonville, GA 30534
(706) 344-3501
Representative for Dawson County Board of Commissioners

Jason Power, Dawsonville City Council Member
415 Highway 53 East
Dawsonville, GA 30534
(706) 265-3256
Representative for City of Dawsonville

Will Wade, Chairman
517 Allen Street
Dawsonville, GA 30534
(706) 265-3246
Representative for Board of Education

Betsy McGriff, Director of Economic Development
Development Authority of Dawson County
44 Commerce Drive
Dawsonville, GA 30534
(706) 265-8761
At-Large Appointment

Peter Hill
Dawson County Development Authority
135 Prominence Court, Ste 170
Dawsonville, GA 30534
Speaker of the House Appointment