Name, Title

Kelley Castlin-Gacutan

Founder & President

Kelley, also known as Dr.G,  started her career as a classroom teacher and has served in multiple administrative roles including superintendent of schools and university director. She is currently the owner of Maidpro Smyrna, a residential and commercial cleaning company. 

Rick White

Vice President

Rick is the Vice President of Kennrod.  He is also the Executive Vice President of Education Planners, LLC.  In this role, he currently serves as the Senior Executive Director of HR with Cobb County Schools.  He previously served as the Interim HR Director with Atlanta Public Schools (Atlanta, Georgia).

Daniel "Dan" Israel


Dan is the Senior Director of Digital Retailing APIs at Cox Automotive.  He has a penchant for education, being appointed to both the Technical College System of Georgia (2008 - 2010) and the State School Board of Georgia (2010 - 2012) by Governors Perdue and Deal, respectively. 

Bryan Rivers

Bryan is an Associate with Morgan Stanley, New York.  His responsibilities include working with investors and the Structuring/Sales teams to raise debt capital in the primary market.  Bryan is a proud graduate of Pace University.


Mary Gordon


Mary has an extensive background leading successful sales teams including roles as VP, Sales, iHeart Media/Tampa,  GSM, WKHX/WYAY/Atlanta and IMG Sports Marketing, where she handled Georgia Tech’s Sponsorship Sales.

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Savannah Rose Johnson

Savannah is the Co-Creator and Program Coordinator of Mental Wellness and Emotional Learning at Attento Counseling.  She is also an author who has written books on self-awareness and empowerment.

Bernard Mitchell

Bernard serves as the Chief Academic Officer for Montgomery County Schools in Montgomery, Alabama.  He is a veteran educator and school administrator with over 25 years of experience. 

Anslynn Capps

Anslynn is a media professional in Atlanta, GA. She started her career as a media assistant at Cox Media Group.  Currently an Account Executive with Ampersand, Anslynn is responsible for handling media placement for Chevy, Buick and Cadillac.



AJ McKinney

AJ is an Account Executive for the Atlanta Braves Baseball Club. His role consists of growing corporate partnerships through sports and entertainment. Previously, AJ worked for an NFL agency, Element Sports Group, where he handled all of their client's marketing, sponsorship and endorsement deals.