Our Mission

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

Why the Boys & Girls Club?

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

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

Becky Etter- Area Director

Brooke Eldridge Parmelee- Director of Development

Board Meeting Dates 2019

  • February 19, 2019
  • May 21, 2019
  • August 20, 2019
  • November 19, 2019

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 Brunswick
Steve Holt: Synovus Mortgage
Brenda Kilgore: Community Volunteer
Bob Killian: Killian & Boyd, P.C.
Col. William Lawrence: Retired Community Volunteer
Ben Lee: Coastal CPAs
Mark Love: RSM Classic
Bernard McCloud: Sea Island Company
Pam McKinnon: Glynn County School Systems
Debbie Murphy: Community Volunteer
Diana Murphy: Rocksolid Holdings, LLC
Yolanda Neely: I Heart Radio
Missy Neu: Hodnett Cooper
Joe O'Brien: Tutela, Inc.
Ryan Pope: Gnat's Landing
Jim Pulos: Glynn County School Systems
Ben Slade: Community Volunteer
Dave Snyder: Halyards Restaurant Group
Marybeth Steilen: Community Volunteer
Angela Strickland: The Brunswick Housing Authority
Hillary Stringfellow: Gilbert, Harrell, Sumerford & Martin P.C.
Freddy Stroud: Georgia Coast Realty
Kevin Udell: Jekyll Island Authority
Ann Heins: Ocean Forest Golf Club
Michelle Johnston: College of Coastal Georgia