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Flat View Tuesday, September 17, 2019
 September 2019October 2019
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Meeting - Tuesday, September 17 ( 5:00 pm )

Barnhart

 

Tony Barnhart is in his 44th season of covering college football for newspapers, radio, television and the internet. He is currently in his sixth season as a college football analyst for The SEC Network and is a columnist for TMGcollegesports.com. Previously he was a college football analyst for CBS Sports and a reporter for ESPN’s College Game Day. He spent 25 years at The Atlanta-Journal Constitution as a college football writer.

Tony has authored five books on college football, including the autobiographies of Vince Dooley and Larry Munson. Tony is a 1976 graduate of the Henry W. Grady School of Journalism at the University of Georgia. In 2016 Tony received the Contribution to Amateur Football Award from the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame. In 1999 Tony was named the Georgia Sports Writer of the Year.

Tony lives in Dunwoody, Ga., with his wife, Maria, who was his high school sweetheart. Their daughter, Sara Barnhart, is a graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law. She serves as Corporate Counsel

for Product, Sales, and Marketing for Cox Communications, Inc. Tony and Maria have a granddaughter, Sloane, who is 7.




Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Meeting - Tuesday, September 24 ( 5:00 pm )

dick-burleson

Richard B. (Dick) Burleson is currently the vice president of Neel-Schaffer, one of the leading engineering firms in the United States. Dick has made a name for himself in two distinguished areas: athletics and the military. Dick was a football official in the Southeastern Conference for 25 years and became head referee. He officiated 15 major bowl games and the SEC Championship game. His last game on the field was as the head referee for the National Championship Rose Bowl game. Dick currently serves as a SEC staff advisor and evaluates officials’ performance each Saturday from the SEC Command Center.

Dick is also known for his extensive U.S. Army career. He rose to the highest rank in the Army Reserve – that of Major General. At one time, he commanded the world’s largest Army Reserve Command which included 8 states and 40,000 troops. One of Dick’s highest honors came when he received the Spirit of America’s Audie Murphy Patriotism Award. He was only the 23rd American to receive this award.

Dick is a native of Alabama and was inducted into the Alabama High School Sports Hall of Fame. He graduated from Georgia Tech with a degree in civil engineering.




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  • Meeting - Tuesday, September 17
    September 17, 2019 (5:00 pm)

    Barnhart

     

    Tony Barnhart is in his 44th season of covering college football for newspapers, radio, television and the internet. He is currently in his...

  • Meeting - Tuesday, September 24
    September 24, 2019 (5:00 pm)

    dick-burleson

    Richard B. (Dick) Burleson is currently the vice president of Neel-Schaffer, one of the leading engineering firms in the United States. Dick has...

  • Meeting - Tuesday, October 1
    October 01, 2019 (5:00 pm)

    Sisler

    Lauren Sisler is a national award-winning sports broadcaster who joined ESPN and the SEC Network in 2016 as a sideline reporter for both college...

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