Committee Information

Unless otherwise noted, DREAM Academy Committee Meetings take place at the Otis Redding Center for Creative Arts at 333 Cotton Ave., Macon, GA  31201.


The purpose of the DREAM Academic Committee is to ensure the highest Academic Standards for DREAM Academy and its Leadership. 

Committee Members: Paula Adams, Chair, Karla Redding-Andrews

Governance & Operations

The Governance & Operations committee is responsible for board  member development, creating policies and practices, oversight of operations and the facility and for monitoring school compliance.  as well as creating policies and practices regarding these matters. 

Committee members: Karla Redding-Andrews, Chair, Elbert McQueen, Myrtle Habersham, Lisa Love


The finance committee provides fiscal oversight and direction for the school.

Committee Members: Starr H. Purdue, Chair, Eric Manson

Resource Development

To identify and capitalize on opportunities and the development of community and statewide partnerships for the advancement of DREAM Academy’s academic goals and its students.

Committee members: Betsy Fitzgerald, Chair, Karla Redding-Andrews, Teresa Griffith, Tim Regan-Porter