Board of Human Services

Notice of Intended Action and Public Hearing Regarding Proposed Amendment of Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. 290-1-9-.01 Regarding Safe Place for Newborns Act Signage

Due to developing situation related to COVID-19, the public hearing on the proposed amendment scheduled for March 17, 2020 is cancelled.  The public may still submit comments as directed in the Notice. 



Proposed amendment

The Board of Human Services sets DHS policy and approves the department's goals and objectives. The nine-member board is appointed by the Governor. Each member serves a four-year term.

Board Meeting Schedule

The quarterly meetings of the DHS Board of Human Services are open to the public. Meetings begin at 11:00 a.m. and are normally held in the DHS boardroom on the 29th floor of the Georgia Department of Human Services central offices at 2 Peachtree Street,

Atlanta. Occasionally, the board will meet at a different location.

Board Members

Robertiena Fletcher (Chair)

Franklin "Frank" G. Auman (Vice Chair)

Monica Walters (Secretary)

David Barbee

Lisa Hamilton

Scott Johnson

Wes Lewis

Randall P. Smith

Jack F. Williams