Current Board & Staff
The purpose of the Troup County Center for Strategic Planning, Inc. is to create an entity to locate the resources and personnel to coordinate the implementation of the Strategic Plan for Sustainable Development in Troup County, Georgia. The plan is meant to be a framework from which the leadership will coordinate, analyze and adjust initiatives.
The Board is made up of members of the community based upon their position:
Point University, President
Board Vice Chair
WellStar West Georgia Medical Center, President
Paul S. (Tripp) Penn, III
Board Secretary - Treasurer
Callaway Foundation, President
City of LaGrange, Councilman
Dr. Susanna L. Baxter
LaGrange College, President
Troup County Commissioners, Chairman
West Point Economic Development, Director
West Georgia Technical College, President
Chamber of Commerce, President
Economic Development Authority, Director
Brian T. Shumate, Ph.D.
Troup County Board of Education, Superintendent
City of Hogansville, Mayor
City of West Point, Mayor
United Way of West Georgia, Executive Director
Strategic Planning, Executive Director
Monthly Meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of each month. Meetings are held at the Chamber of Commerce, LaGrange, Georgia.