The Georgia Association of County Agricultural Agents was organized
January 24, 1930. It is dedicated to the professional improvement
of its members. Each year it povides numerous professional improvement
opportunities, and gives recognition to Extension professionals
for outstanding programs.
The GACAA works with and has gained the respect of state Extension
and University administrators. Since its inception it has been an
integral part of the National Association of County Agricultural Agents.
It is headed by officers and directors who represent all geographic
and organizational levels. Committee chairpersons are appointed
annually by the president, subject to approval by the Board of Directors.
All members can select a committee (or be assigned by their director).
All professionals with any Extension agricultural duties are eligible
for membership. Membership is offered in both the State and National
Associations. The Georgia association is among the nation's largest,
with over 300 current members.