Empower members of the Georgia Association of Literacy Advocates and local councils to become effective leaders in the field of literacy.
Provide quality literacy education services to all Georgia educators.
Recognize exemplary individuals and local and state literacy efforts.
Achieve maximum involvement of members at the local, state, and international levels to provide members maximum benefits.
Promote goals and objectives of the International Literacy Association.
Assist in implementing the Georgia Standards of Excellence.
Support literacy and other educational goals set for Georgia by the Georgia Department of Education.
Chair Samuel Holton Vice Chair
Chair Emeritus Davetta Grigsby Chair Elect Dale Suzanne Ioannides
State Coordinator Anita Beasley State Coordinator Elect Stephanie Sanders
Secretary Julie Walker Treasurer Carol Hilburn
Membership Beth Pendergraft
2019-2020 GALA Board of Directors
2018-2019 GALA Board of Directors