The Board of Commissioners of the Judges of the Probate Courts Retirement Fund of Georgia consists of seven members as follows:

  1. The Governor or the Governor's designee;
  2. An appointee of the Governor who is not the Attorney General;
  3. Four judges of the probate courts who are members of the fund; and
  4. One appointee of the Governor who is a member of the fund and a retired judge of the probate court.

Per 2006 Georgia Code - 47-11-20, the Secretary-Treasurer of the Fund is elected and appointed by the Board and serves at the pleasure of the Board.

Jeff Avant was appointed to this board by Governor Kemp.

Judge Baker has served as Probate Judge of White County since January 1983. He also serves on the board of directors for the White County Historical Society and chairperson of the Ninth District Opportunity Board of Directors.

Robert W. Carter

Secretary-Treasurer

Carter has served as the Secretary-Treasurer of the Judges of the Probate Courts Retirement Fund since 1996. Bob advises the Board of Commissioners concerning investments for long-term stability and growth.

Betty Cason is a retired Probate Judge of Carroll County, GA.

Judge Daughtrey is the probate judge of Cook County since 2009.

Lorri Smith is the Chief Operating Officer of the State of Georgia.

Kelli Wolk is the Probate Judge of Cobb County, GA.

Bruce Wright is the Probate Judge of Walton County, GA.