Our Mission

Boys & Girls Clubs help millions of kids and teens develop essential skills, make lasting connections and have fun.

Why the Boys & Girls Club?

To inspire and enable youth from all backgrounds, especially those from disadvantaged circumstances, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, caring adults.

Club members experience:

  • A safe place to learn, play and grow
  • Supportive relationships with caring mentors
  • Enriching programs, experiences and activities


Brian Dolan- Chief Professional Officer

Dayton Austin- Director of Operations

Brooke Eldridge Parmelee- Director of Development

Board Meeting Dates 2017

  • February 21, 2017
  • April 27, 2017
  • June 22, 2017
  • August 8, 2017
  • October 10, 2017
  • December 12, 2017

Board of Directors

Carol Adams - Sea Island Company
Jeff Bennett - Collins & Associates
Joel Bickmore - SunTrust Bank
Brenda Boone-Cove - State Court of Glynn County
Gayle Brown - Community Volunteer
Sandra Brunson - Community Volunteer
Aaron Dunham - City of Brunswck
Mike Hendley - Express Personnel
Steve Holt - Synovus Mortgage
Brenda Kilgore - Community Volunteer
Bob Killian - Collins & Associates
Col. William Lawrence - Retired- Community Volunteer
Ben Lee - Coastal CPAs
Mark Love - RSM Classic
Howard Mann - Glynn County School Systems
Bernard McCloud - Sea Island Company
Pam McKinnon - Glynn County School Systems
Debbie Murphy - Community Volunteer
Diana Murphy - Rocksolid Holdings, LLC
Yolanda Neely - iHeart Radio
Missy Neu - Hodnett Cooper
Joe O'Brien - Tutella, Inc.
Ryan Pope - Gnat's Landing
Jim Pulos - Glynn County School Systems
Gene Rackley - Community Volunteer
Ben Slade - Community Volunteer
Dave Snyder - Halyards Restaurant Group
Marybeth Steilen - Community Volunteer
William Stembler - Georgia Theater Company
Angela Strickland - The Brunswick Housing Authority
Hillary Stringfellow - Gilbert, Harrell, Sumerford & Martin P.C. 
Freddy Stroud - Georgia Coast Realty
Janice Thomas - Community Volunteer
Kevin Udell - Jekyll Island Authority
Anwan Walker - City of Brunswick
Jackie Weder - Southeast Georgia Health System