New picture of officers. ***Description: GCB officers Betsy Grenevitch (At Large Representative), Marsha Farrow (Treasurer), Cecily Laney Nipper (President), Kathy Morris (Secretary). Not pictured: Marj Schneider (First Vice President), Judy Presley (Second Vice President).

Chapters and Affiliates

The Georgia Council of the Blind consists of several chapters from around the state, as well as members at large who hold no individual chapter memberships. Below is a listing of chapters and links to information about them.

   Athens Chapter

Georgia Council of the Blind
 Mission Statement

The Athens Council of the Blind is a non-profit organization affiliated with the Georgia Council of the Blind and the American Council of the Blind. We provide peer support and group activities for people living with visual impairments in the Athens area, while working to remove barriers for the blind through advocacy.

President, Jamie Teal
Contact Phone: (706) 338-3889

1st Vice President,Jamaica Miller
Contact Phone: (706) 316-9766

Secretary, Jerrie Toney
Contact Phone: (706) 461-1013
Treasurer, Marlene Koncewicz
Contact Phone: (706) 363-0640 

Current Mailing Address:
Athens Council of the Blind
367 Prince Ave.
Suite 3M
Athens, GA 30601 
Meeting Information: The chapter meetings are held by conference call at present.  On the fourth Saturday of every month at 11:00 AM. The call in number is 

6053134818 and the access code is 463476#.

For further information contact Jerrie Toney at (706) 461-1013 or