Board of Directors
Sandra Miller Waldrop grew up in Greenville, SC. She has BS and PhD degrees in Chemistry from Furman University and Emory University, respectively. She spent 16 years in medical research at the Emory University School of Medicine. She completed certificate programs in Web Design and Development from Emory Continuing Education. She started her company InSite To Web in 2007 and consults primarily on web projects that involve databases such as shopping carts and content management systems. She and husband Jeff (a software engineer) have 2 sons that graduated from Parkview HS, one has graduated Ga Tech and the other attends Georgia Gwinnett College. She enjoys playing her violin in a community orchestra and participating in her church's bell and chancellor choirs.
Dr. Sandra Waldrop, Insite To Web, 770-298-1254
Donna grew up in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, but has lived in Lilburn since 1978. She attended the University of Alabama. She began her insurance career in 1980 with Great Southern Life Insurance where she was a group sales representative until 1993 when she left to start an insurance agency called DDH Associates, specializing in group health insurance plans for medium sized companies. Donna joined E2E Benefits Services in 2013 to form and head a department to offer health insurance plans in the Individual and Medicare areas. She also serves as Compliance Director for E2E.
Donna is an avid sports fan, particularly college football. She volunteers for Ruff Dog Rescue, and has three rescues of her own – Joey, a Dachshund mix, Maggy, a Chihuahua mix and Lucy, a Jack Russell mix. She and her husband of 46 years, Steve, live in southern Lilburn and are active members of Cannon United Methodist Church, where Donna heads the Coffee Ministry.
Jim has lived in Gwinnett County for about 25 years and is originally from upstate New York. He is a fee-only CFP™ professional and started his business in 2009 after many years in the world of IT. Jim holds a BBA degree in accounting, an MBA in information systems, and a CFP certificate. He is an active member of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA), and the Garrett Planning Network, both premier associations of fee-only planners.
One of his favorite volunteer activities is being a member of Clark Howard’s Consumer Action Center - answering consumer questions on personal finance and many other topics.
Jim, his wife Debbie and 9 year old daughter are active in the Great Pyrenees Rescue of Atlanta organization and have adopted two dogs Snowflake and Flurry.
Jim Stanhouse, Stanhouse Finanial 404-538-0307,
Andrea Alvarze, Secretary
Members at Large (3 seats)
Member at Large: Barbie Klapp
Member at Large: Alan Harp
Alan Harp is the owner/designer/maker at Alan Harp Design specializing in custom furniture, furniture restorations and design consulting. He strives to live by the company motto of “… because what you want doesn’t exist.. yet” by providing specialized design and crafting of unique furniture pieces and restorations of treasured family heirlooms. His custom work has been shown at numerous national design exhibitions and featured in various national publications.
Prior to creating Alan Harp Design, Mr. Harp served as the furniture design and CNC instructor at the Advanced Wood Products Laboratory (AWPL) at Georgia Tech’s College of Architecture. While at AWPL, thirty five of his Georgia Tech students’ pieces were selected as finalists in the AWFS and IWF student design competitions and displayed in other national competitions.
Mr. Harp is a graduate of Georgia Tech with a BS and MS degree in Industrial Design. His Master’s degree project focused on CNC production of solid wood furniture. He has lived in Lilburn for over 20 years and has a son who is attending University of North Georgia and a daughter attending Parkview.
Alan Harp, Alan Harp Design 404-935-2654
Community Outreach Director: Nancy Tawes
Born into a military family, Nancy lived in six states and four countries, traveling extensively before she was seventeen. She experienced many different cultures and nationalities and grew to understand that ultimately people are people once you look past the surface. A proud grandmother, she has resided in Lilburn for twenty-six years. Nancy enjoys working in her garden and visiting with family when not capturing images for Nancy Tawes Photography. Raised in an atmosphere of creativity, she has always been creative in many mediums. A skilled photographer, she specializes in fine art portraiture and landscapes. Convinced there is beauty to be found in all things. Nancy loves to find that beauty beneath the surface, and bring it to the forefront for all to see.