What does the GFPE do?  Change the lives of Georgia’s students.  One student at a time.  The Georgia Foundation for Public Education (GFPE) exists for the single purpose of supporting educational excellence for students in Georgia.  We provide simple ways for donors to impactfully serve students in Georgia’s K-12 system – by investing in a current GFPE project or working with GFPE to fund their vision.  Together, we’re creating a better future for the 1.7 million students in Georgia’s public schools.

 

Mission

The GFPE exists for the single purpose of supporting educational excellence for students in Georgia.

Vision

The vision of GFPE is to be the preferred foundation through which donors can impactfully serve students in Georgia’s K-12 system.

 

Foundation Board of Directors

Ann Cramer, Board Chair
Senior Consultant, Coxe Curry & Associates
Atlanta
Debbie Burdette
Executive Director, CLCP Troup Co.
Columbus
Art Dunning
President, Albany State University
Albany
Susan Easterbrooks
Professor, Georgia State University
Gainesville
Barbara Hampton
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Georgia Transmission Corporation
State Board of Education member for the Sixth Congressional District
Atlanta
Walt Helms, Vice Chair
Vice-President of Case Design, Nease, Lagana, Eden & Culley, Inc.
Atlanta
Robert W. “Buzz” Law
President, Creative Financial Group Ltd.
Atlanta

Staff

Paige Pushkin
Executive Director