State YMCA of Georgia

Sunday, September 22, 2019
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Leadership Staff

Dr. Randell E. Trammell - Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Randell has been involved in the "Y" Club programs in Dalton since he was in sixth grade. In 1998, he served as the State Chaplain. Randell has served in many capacities both as a volunteer and as a staff member since 2004 with the State YMCA and was named State Executive Director/CEO in 2009.  He recently completed his Doctorate in Education with an emphasis in orgnaizational leadership and communication. Email Randell at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Jeremy Austin - Vice President

Jeremy has been involved with the State YMCA programs almost his entire life. In 2000, he served as State Vice President. He has attended every conference, served as an intern, college alumni staff, and now he is a member of our staff! Jeremy joined the staff in 2007. Email Jeremy at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Brittany Hamilton - District Director, (Senior Director)

Brittany is a graduate from Valdosta State University. Brittany lives in Cumming and is excited for a new school year in the Northwest District. Brittany brings a wealth of experience working in the YMCA movement after working as an intern for the Metro Atlanta YMCA. She joined our staff in 2012. Email Brittany at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Davina Alvarez - Student Accounts Coordinator & Director of Administrative Services

Davina comes to us, most recently from the great state of California.  She recently made the move to Georgia, along with her husband and son.  She brings great expertise to our organization with her backrgound in all operations of hotel management! She joined our staff in 2019. Email Davina at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Program Staff

Jarrod Danner - Program Coordinator

Jarrod is a graduate from West Georgia University. He lives in Dallas and is excited for this new opportunity. Jarrod brings great experience as a former participant of FFA, and as an employee working with the Paulding County School system. He joined our staff in 2019. He was most recently employeed by the Paulding County Board of Comissioners.  Email Jarrod at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Madison Darsey - District Director

Madison has been involved with the State YMCA of Georgia since 2007.  Madison held many leadership positions as she participated in our programs through middle school and high school.  Most notably, she is the only middle Youth Governor is the organizations history.  As well as serving in various other Southeast District and State leadership positions. She joined our staff in a fellowship role in April of 2018 and became a District Director in October 2018.  Email Madison at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Kara Hafermalz - District Director

Kara has been involved with the State YMCA of Georgia since 2010.  Kara was a key leader at her local high school and served as State Vice President and as a Presiding Officer at Georgia United Nations Assembly during her time as a participant.  She has volunteered at various conferences while in college.  She joined our staff in a fellowship role in May of 2018 and became a District Director in November 2018.  Email Kara at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..