The mission of the Georgia School Boards Association is to ensure excellence in the governance of local school systems by providing leadership, advocacy and services, and by representing the collective resolve of Georgia’s elected boards of education.


Who to contact

When you need help with:
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Administrative Assistance Mary Bailey 770-995-4371
Appraisals/Evaluations Member Advocate  770-995-4379
Board of Trustees Mary Bailey 770-995-4371
Bonds Christina Penrod 770-995-4375
Bus Liability Forms Christina Penrod 770-995-4375
Bus Safety Program David Colvard 770-995-4367
Certificates of Insurance Member Advocate or  Christina Penrod 770-995-4375
Claims-Auto Physical Damage 800-928-1342
Claims-Auto/Liability Loss Scott O’Brien 888-245-4722 ext.16
Claims-Cyber Laurie Barczykowski 888-245-4722 ext. 26
Claims-Employee Accidents (Workers Compensation) Debra Stephenson 888-245-4722 ext. 35
Claims-Employee Accidents (Workers Compensation) Dawn Stevens 888-245-4722 ext. 14
Claims-Employee Accidents (Workers Compensation) Scott O’Brien 888-245-4722 ext. 16
Claims-General Liability/Premises 800-928-1342
Claims-Property Loss 800-928-1342
Claims-School Leaders Legal 800-928-1342
Contact Updates Mary Bailey 770-995-4371
(CSRM) Certified School Risk Management Program David Colvard 770-995-4367
Employee Safety Videos David Colvard 770-995-4367
Exchange Newsletters Mary Bailey 770-995-4371
Flood policies John Shore 770-995-4372
GASB 10 Letters
(Annual Financial Audits)
John Shore 770-995-4372
Loss Control David Colvard 770-995-4367
Member Assistance (Member Advocate) Dr. Ricky Brantley 770-995-4369
Member Assistance (Member Advocate) Cliff Hood  770-995-4379
Member Assistance (Member Advocate) Mickey Key 770-995-4374
Member Assistance (Member Advocate) Lori Sours 770-995-4376
(MIMS) Member Insurance Management System Member Advocate or Christina Penrod 770-995-4375
Payroll Audits Member Advocate  770-995-4379
Phone/Tablet App David Colvard 770-995-4367
Physician Panel Member Advocate 770-882-3627
Renewals Member Advocate or John Shore 770-995-4372
Risk E-lerts David Colvard 770-995-4367
ROTC Certificate of Insurance Member Advocate or Christina Penrod 770-995-4379
SafeSchools David Colvard 770-995-4367
Safety Scenarios David Colvard 770-995-4367
(STARS) (Loss Runs) John Shore or
Christina Penrod
(TULIP) Tenant User’s Liability Insurance Program Member Advocate or John Shore 770-995-4372
Webinars David Colvard 770-995-4367
Website David Colvard 770-995-4367
White Papers (Legal Briefs) Mary Bailey 770-995-4371