2018 Georgia History Festival Sponsors


Delta Air Lines Georgia Power


Coca-Cola Company


Brasseler USAChick-fil-AColonial Jepson Associates Synovus


Acuity BrandsCamden Real Estate Co. Dulany Industries Georgia Ports Authority SunTrust


AT&T BB&T Cousins Properties Genuine Parts Company South State Bank TSYS Waffle House


Bouhan Falligant

Cay Insurance Services

HunterMaclean Attorneys

Minis & Company

Foundations and Institutions

Bradley Foundation

J. C. Lewis Foundation

The Colleen and Sam Nunn Family Foundation

Publix Super Markets Charities

Williams Family Foundation of Georgia, Inc.

Media Sponsors

Connect Dick Broadcasting Co. Georgia Press AssociationGeorgia TrendSavannah MagazineSavannah Tribune South MagazineVisit Savannah WSAV

2018 Georgia History Festival
Host Committee

2018 Georgia History Festival Chairs

Mr. Robert S. Jepson, Jr. – General Chairman

Mr. Walter M. “Sonny” Deriso, Jr. – Atlanta Chairman

Mrs. Kathryn Levitt and Ms. Swann Seiler – Savannah Co-Chairs

Honorary Co-Chairs:

The Honorable Rick Allen • The Honorable Sanford Bishop • The Honorable Jon G. Burns • The Honorable Casey Cagle • The Honorable Chris Carr • The Honorable Amy Carter • The Honorable Earl L. “Buddy” Carter • The Honorable Brooks Coleman • The Honorable Doug Collins • The Honorable Christian Coomer • The Honorable Katie Dempsey • The Honorable Terry England • The Honorable Drew Ferguson • The Honorable Tom Graves • The Honorable Matt Hatchett • The Honorable Steve Henson • The Honorable Penny Houston • The Honorable Johnny Isakson • The Honorable Lester Jackson • The Honorable Butch Miller • The Honorable Jeff Mullis • The Honorable Butch Parrish • The Honorable David Perdue • The Honorable Jesse Petrea • The Honorable Jay Powell • The Honorable David Ralston • The Honorable Calvin Smyre • The Honorable Ron Stephens


Mr. and Mrs. John F. McMullan


Mr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Blank

Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Jepson, Jr.


Mr. and Mrs. F. Duane Ackerman

Dr. Victor L. Andrews

Mr. and Mrs. James H. Blanchard

Dr. and Mrs. Sidney J. Bolch III

Mr. and Mrs. Dan Cathy

Mr. and Mrs. A.D. “Pete” Correll

Mr. and Mrs. Beverly M. DuBose III

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas M. Holder

Mr. and Mrs. Bill Jones III

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Kessler

Mrs. Robert O. Levitt

Mr. and Mrs. Mark V. Smith


The Honorable and Mrs. Roy E. Barnes

Mr. and Mrs. Walter M. “Sonny” Deriso, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. William W. Espy

Mr. and Mrs. George Fawcett II

Mr. and Mrs. Douglas J. Hertz

Mr. and Mrs. John H. Irby

Mr. and Mrs. Angus Littlejohn

Mr. and Mrs. Howard J. Morrison, Jr.

Mr. William W. Sprague III

Mrs. Helen R. Steward

Mr. and Mrs. John A. Wallace

Mr. and Mrs. Don L. Waters


Mr. and Mrs. Gus Bell

Mr. Mark Burns

Mr. and Mrs. Gene Cartledge

Mr. and Mrs. Chris Clark

Mr. and Mrs. Erroll B. Davis, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Davis

Mr. and Mrs. Vincent J. Dooley

Mr. Bob Faircloth

Mr. and Mrs. Roy H. Fickling

Mr. Stephen S. Green

Mr. and Mrs. Brian Harlander

Mr. John C. Helmken II and Dr. Melanie Helmken

Mr. and Mrs. Neil Hightower

Mr. and Mrs. Phil Jacobs

Mr. and Mrs. Ted J. Kleisner

Dr. and Mrs. James G. Lindley, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Bill Linginfelter

Mr. and Mrs. John W. Meshad

The Honorable and Mrs. Butch Miller

Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Montag

Mr. and Mrs. Richard D. Moore

Dr. and Mrs. William T. Moore

Mr. and Mrs. David T. Neises

Mr. and Mrs. Patrick T. O’Connor

Mr. and Mrs. George Olmstead

Mr. and Mrs. David Paddison

Dr. Melissa Parker

Mr. and Mrs. Billy Payne

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Rabinowitz

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen P. Roberts

Mr. and Mrs. H. Jerome Russell, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Graham Sadler

The Honorable Leah Ward Sears and Mr. Haskell Ward

Ms. Swann Seiler

Mr. and Mrs. Philip Solomons, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. John L. Tucker

Mr. and Mrs. R. Bartley Turner

Mr. and Mrs. Roland Vaughn

Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Wallace

Mr. and Mrs. Philip A. Wilheit, Sr.

Special Thanks

Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Morris

For information on how your company can become a Corporate Sponsor of the Georgia History Festival, please contact Caroline Rhodes or 912.651.2125, ext. 116.