Get to know
The CFSGA Team
David Carlton has been the Executive Director of the Community Foundation since 2007. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Florida State University.
Prior to joining the Foundation, David was with Flowers Foods, LLC as an Auditor, Financial Accountant, and Director of Trade Programs Management Group. He oversees and manages all aspects of the Community Foundation and its relationships with donors, non profit organizations, professional advisors and board members.
Lisa Hitt has been with the Community Foundation since 1998. She is responsible for the daily office management and oversees the daily financial operations of the Foundation.
Lisa manages all of the Community Foundation’s finance, accounting, and administrative functions and systems.
Donor Services Manager
Claire Bowen has been with the Community Foundation since 2015. She is responsible for overseeing the Foundation’s due diligence process, managing the Foundation’s scholarships and developing partnerships with donors and nonprofits.
Claire holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Mass Media from Valdosta State University and comes to us with over five years of experience in account management and community relations. She is an alumni of Leadership Thomas Class 36 and a member of the Thomasville Rotary Club.