Jana Stegall - CEO
Jana has worked in public education and non-profit administration for more than 20 years, serving as the Paulding Family Connection Coordinator, Director of Communities in Schools of Douglas County, Executive Director of Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Paulding County, and the Grant Writer/Administrator for the Paulding County School District.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in Public and Social Services from Kennesaw State University “Go Owls” and currently serves on the Boards of the Paulding Education Foundation and the Paulding Chamber of Commerce. She has previously served on the Board of CASA Paulding, the Paulding Family Connection, the United Way of Paulding County, and the Boys and Girls Club of Paulding County. She is also a member of the Dallas Rotary Club.
Jana is a life-long resident of Paulding County and a proud graduate of Paulding County High School “Go Patriots”. She and her husband, Clint, have two grown daughters, Ashlee and Annee, and a grandson, Brent. She enjoys traveling to the mountains and the beach, reading, and spending time with family.
She took on the role of CEO of PCCA in February of 2022 but has worked closely with the program from the beginning stages of the grant writing to open the Academy. She is excited to work in this role to grow the opportunities for the students and businesses of Paulding County.