Our Staff

I am grateful to serve with a talented group of people who are both knowledgeable about the land and passionate about land conservation.
-Katherine Eddins – Executive Director

Please click on a staff member’s picture to learn more about their story.

Land Trust Executive Director

Katherine Eddins, Executive Director

Director of Legal

Hal Robinson, ACUB Program Director &
Director of Legal Affairs

Finance Director

Tammy Morrow
Finance Director

Debra Pitt
Office Manager

Stewardship Manager

Mike Heneghan
Director of Stewardship

Lesley Hanson
Director of Monitoring

Alex Robertson, Staff Attorney &
Director of In-Lieu Fee Program

Land Steward

Rachel Mingea, Regional Stewardship
Manager: South Georgia

Laci SmithermanLaci Smitherman, Regional Stewardship
Manager:North Alabama

Benjamin Mimbs,
Regional Stewardship Manager: Central Georgia

Georgia Alabama Land Trust
April Johnson
Real Estate Paralegal

Tamara Cole
Tamara Cole
H.R. / Accounting Assistant

Lisa Compton Development and Technology Administrator
Lisa Compton
Technology & Development Administrator


Director Legal Affairs

Hal Robinson, ACUB, Director &
Director of Legal Affairs

Conservation Planner

Drew Ruttinger, ACUB Conservation
Planner & Land Manager

Admin Support

Mercedes Martin,
Administrative Support ACUB