1st Vice Chairman
Vice-Chairman of Party and Grassroots Development
Scott Sweeney is a business adviser and strategist. Before being elected Vice-Chairman, Scott served as a member of the Cobb County School Board from 2011-2019.
Scott has served as a board or committee member on national, state and local non-profit organizations. He is a frequent speaker at industry and education events, and an author of articles for industry publications and education within the Cobb County community. Scott earned his BA in Economics from UCLA. He and his wife Sandy reside in East Cobb with their two children.
Vice-Chairman of Communications
Bernard Reynolds is the founding partner of True North Strategies. Reynolds brings nineteen years of policy, research, legislative and regulatory experience in both the public and private sectors to his clients.
He has served several appointments to commissions, task forces and committees. They include the Georgia State Housing Trust Fund for the Homeless and the Governor’s Commission for a New Georgia.
Reynolds holds a BA degree in Political Science from the University of Georgia and a Masters of Business Administration from Brenau University. He and his his wife and business partner, Ellen W. Reynolds have resided in Atlanta for 20 years. His most treasured position in life is being Ellen’s husband and the proud father of their teenage old son, Carter.
Vice-Chairman of Membership
Pamela Alayon is a native of New York and of Puerto Rican heritage.
Pam became involved in politics through her support of President Donald Trump’s 2016 elections and quickly rose through the ranks of the Cobb County Republican Party. She and her husband live in Marietta with their 13-year-old daughter.
Jim Boyd was the owner of a Cobb County Small Business for 10 years. Before that, he spent 25 years in Sales and Marketing in the Telecommunication Industry.
He has lived and paid taxes in Cobb County for 30 years and supported and campaigned for Republican nominees his entire life. Jim holds a BS Degree in Manufacturing Technology from University of Memphis and is a member of Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church.
Robert “Bud” Urich
Robert “Bud” Urich is the Assistant-Treasurer of the Cobb County Republican Party. Bud has been an active participant in the Georgia Tea Party and Franklin Round Table, as well as the 2016 Trump campaign and numerous conservative causes. He is a US military veteran.
House District Chairs
Lisa Adkins – HD 34
Elaine Smyda- HD 35
Harvey “Gene” Lewis – HD 36
Rose Wing – HD 37
John Delves – HD 38
Jim Hickey – HD 39
Taryn Bowman – HD 40
DeAnna Harris – HD 41
Beth Pollard – HD 42
Bill Hatley – HD 43
Ray Krebs – HD 44
Field Searcy – HD 45
Shelia Brower – HD 46
Karen Horne – HD 53
Madgie Nicolas – HD 61
Tonya Boga – Co-General Counsel
Neera Bahl – Co-General Counsel, Appointee to the Board of Elections
Chuck Clay – Counsel Emeritus
Scott Johnson – Parliamentarian
Nathaniel Darnell – Executive Director
Tori Thompson – Deputy Executive Director for Membership
Immediate Past Chair