G’ville attorney recognized by Congress; interim schools supt. named in Barrow Co.

*Judy Sartain of the Stearns-Montgomery & Proctor law firm in Gainesville was recently recognized by the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI) as Georgia’s 2023 Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute Angels in Adoption Honoree. The CCAI’s Angels in Adoption Leadership Program honors a wide spectrum of individuals and organizations making “extraordinary contributions” in adoption and foster care, permanency, and child welfare. She was nominated by U.S. Rep. Andrew Clyde (R-Jackson County).

*Rob Johnson has been named Interim Superintendent for the Barrow County School System (BCSS). A former Assistant Superintendent in the system he has most recently been serving as School Climate Specialist with Northeast Georgia Regional Educational Service Agency (RESA).