Boards, Auth. and Committees

Gwinnett Animal Advisory Council

The Gwinnett Animal Advisory Council (GAAC) was established on March 4, 1993 as an advisory council for the purpose of studying, making recommendations, and offering professional advice to the Board of Commissioners on animal welfare and other animal-related issues in Gwinnett County. 

The Council shall be composed of seven (7) members, as follows:

  • The Chairwoman and the members of the Board of Commissioners shall each have one (1) appointment
  • One (1) member shall represent the Gwinnett Municipal Association
  • One (1) member shall represent the Gwinnett County Board of Health 
Members serve a two-year term.

View Notices, Agendas, and Minutes

Generally, meetings are held once per quarter-year. Meetings are held at the Gwinnett Animal Shelter, 844 Winder Highway Lawrenceville, Georgia 30046. For detailed information on meetings, please click the blue button above.

Must be residents of Gwinnett County.

To provide a channel for dialogue between citizens and the Board of Commissioners and bring about cooperation and coordination of resources to maximize animal welfare.

Appointed By Position Name Representing Term Expires
Chairwoman's Appointment Dr. Tameka Womack 12/31/2022
District 1 Appointment Lila Hunter 12/31/2023
District 2 Appointment Nahum Nicholas 12/31/2022
District 3 Appointment BT Parker 12/31/2023
District 4 Appointment Gail LaBerge 12/31/2022
Board of Health Erin Martin 12/31/2022
Gwinnett Municipal Association Jeanne Aulbach 12/31/2023