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Mr. McMichen is a seasoned business consultant, entrepreneur and professional keynote speaker. He has spent over 20 years in corporate America where he served as the Director of Marketing & Corporate Communications for one of the largest emergency medical providers in the country. He also is an owner of a business consulting company that focuses on helping businesses break through growth barriers and achieve greater success. After serving as a volunteer with the Paulding Education Foundation for over 4 years, he accepted the boards appointment to be the Executive Director of the Paulding County School District Foundation in 2014.
Mr. McMichen is very involved in his community by volunteering and serving on several key committees at the county and state level centered around Business, Education, Healthcare and Community Growth. Along with serving as Director of Small Business Development at the Douglas Chamber of Commerce, he also serves on Paulding County School District’s Superintendent’s Advisory Board, Vice-Chair of the Wellstar Douglas Hospital Community Board, Chattahoochee Technical College President’s Advisory Council, Chairman of the Association of School District Foundations, and is an executive of the Cobb County Public Safety Appreciation Board.
Mr. McMichen attended University of Georgia, Kennesaw State University and has continued his education and certifications in areas such as Federal Equal Employment Investigation, Georgia Superior Court Mediation, Contract Negotiation and recently completed a Masters in Secondary Education. Mr. MCMichen is married with three children, all enrolled in the Paulding County School District and his wife is a teacher in the Paulding County School District. Mr. McMichen is very excited to continue his second career as a teacher at South Paulding High school and looking forward to the experience as well as the time off with family it will afford him.